"Husbands and fathers in Kentucky must have been awful glad when she carried Gerald off to Cambridge."

Kentucky, colloquially known as the bluegrass state, is situated in East Central America though it is often thought of as being southern. Sentimentally associated with a bucolic way of life — all mountain dew and hillside flowers — it shares Mississippi’s remoteness from Northern values.

Hand-drawn folk art map of Kentucky, 1929
Public DomainHand-drawn folk art map of Kentucky, 1929 - Credit: Geographicus Rare Antique Maps