by: Jay Blanton and Whitney Hale
(Jan. 22, 2015) — Former U.S. Senator Wendell H. Ford not only left an indelible mark on the Commonwealth, but on his university — the University of Kentucky.
For decades, he was intimately involved with the Martin School for Public Policy and Administration, and a public policy research center in UK Libraries bears his name.
UK Libraries also is home to his correspondence, papers and oral histories that document his long public service career as a legislator, lieutenant governor,