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My Old Kentucky Home

US / Kentucky
Listed By: Kentucky Film Office
Location ID: #061-10041665
Foster was inspired to write the song when, while traveling from his home in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to New Orleans, Louisiana, he stopped in Bardstown, Kentucky to visit his cousins, the Rowan family, and saw their magnificent Federal Hill mansion. Click here for additional info.

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  • HOUSES - [general]
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  • HOUSES - Mansions / Estates
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  • HOUSES - Period Homes / Historic
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  • SPORTS - [general]
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  • SPORTS - Golf Course / Country Club

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Bardstown, KY
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Kentucky Film Office
Frankfort, KY
Phone: 800.345.6591
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