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 The county seat, Burlington was originally named Craig'​s Camp for the early settler [[John Hawkins Craig]]. The [[towns|town]] was first incorporated as Wilmington in [[1800]], and then renamed Burlington in [[1816|1816]]. It has gone through periods of incorporation throughout it's history. It is presently one of the few unincorporated [[boone_county|county]] seats in Kentucky. The county seat, Burlington was originally named Craig'​s Camp for the early settler [[John Hawkins Craig]]. The [[towns|town]] was first incorporated as Wilmington in [[1800]], and then renamed Burlington in [[1816|1816]]. It has gone through periods of incorporation throughout it's history. It is presently one of the few unincorporated [[boone_county|county]] seats in Kentucky.
  
-{{ http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/looking_into_burlington_along_east_bend_road.jpg?​350|Looking into Burlington along East Bend Road}}+<​html><​img alt="​Looking into Burlington along East Bend Road" src="​https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​28881/​0"​ width="​350" align="​right"​ title="​Looking into Burlington along East Bend Road"></​html> ​
  
 The county [[courthouse]],​ the most prominent building in town, is located on the town square. The county [[courthouse]],​ the most prominent building in town, is located on the town square.
  
 ===== More Information ===== ===== More Information =====
-  * [[http://catalog.bcpl.org/POLARIS/view.aspx?subject=Fusion Digital Collection, electronic photographs,​ Burlington|Browse photographs]] from Burlington +  * [[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​history/​search/​results?qu=burlington&​te=ASSET|Browse photographs]] from Burlington 
-  * //[[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/Burlington_Ghost_Walk_2007.pdf|2007 Burlington, Kentucky Ghost Walk]]// (full script)+  * //[[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​25123/​0|2007 Burlington, Kentucky Ghost Walk]]// (full script)
   * 2007 Burlington Ghost Walk at [[http://​maps.google.com/​maps/​ms?​hl=en&​gl=us&​ie=UTF8&​oe=UTF8&​msa=0&​msid=115322581360913881349.00047688bd076afa554a9|Google Maps]]   * 2007 Burlington Ghost Walk at [[http://​maps.google.com/​maps/​ms?​hl=en&​gl=us&​ie=UTF8&​oe=UTF8&​msa=0&​msid=115322581360913881349.00047688bd076afa554a9|Google Maps]]
-  * //[[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/2008_Burlington_Ghost_Script_Final.pdf|2008 Burlington, Kentucky Ghost Walk]]// +  * //[[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​25767/​0|2008 Burlington, Kentucky Ghost Walk]]// 
-  * //A Brief History of Burlington//,​ [[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/Brief_History_of_Burlington.pdf|ebook]], [[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/burlington1911.mp3|audiobook]] +  * //A Brief History of Burlington//,​ [[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​23816/​0|ebook]], [[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​23599/​0|audiobook]] 
-  * //[[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/BUR_HIS_Ess_Behind_the_Scenes_Burlington_History.pdf|Behind the Scenes: Burlington History]]// by James K. Duvall +  * //[[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​26165/​0|Behind the Scenes: Burlington History]]// by James K. Duvall 
-  * //[[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/BurlingtonRevealed.pdf|Burlington Revealed: Historical Structures]]//​ by Emily Meier +  * //[[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​31534/​0|Burlington Revealed: Historical Structures]]//​ by Emily Meier 
-  * //[[http://bcplfusion.bcpl.org/Repository/Burlington_s_First_Property_Owners.pdf|First Owners of Burlington, Kentucky]]//​+  * //[[https://bcp.ent.sirsi.net/client/en_US/​search/​asset/​24689/​0|First Owners of Burlington, Kentucky]]//​
 ===== Related Topics ===== ===== Related Topics =====
   * [[burlington_historic_district|Burlington Historic District]] ​   * [[burlington_historic_district|Burlington Historic District]] ​
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