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Isaac W. Bernheim Foundation


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Bernheim Artist in Residence - Christopher Burkett photographs

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1994_008-PA

Bernheim Artist in Residence - Lynn Geesaman photographs

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1994_007-PA

Bernheim Foundation Records

Identifier: 1981_042_C-UA
Scope and Contents

This collection contains minutes from the Board of Directors meetings at the Foundation, correspondence relating to the foundation and Bernheim Forest, and also legal and financial records for the foundation and forest. Planning materials and reports concerning Bernheim Forest and articles written about it are also included. There are some personal documents of I. W. Bernheim included and several photographs and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1929-1979

Isaac Wolfe Bernheim papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1981_042_B-UA
Scope and Contents Louisville philanathropist Isaac Bernheim, a native of Germany, emigrated to the United States in 1867, followed within two years by his brother Bernard. Isaac and Bernard established the Bernheim Brothers Distillery in Paducah, Kentucky. In 1888 they moved the company to Louisville where Isaac became known as a civic leader in the local Jewish community and in the city of Louisville. His philanthropic works included the establishment of Bernheim Forest, a vast nature preserve south of...
Dates: 1852-1971

Robert Paul Papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1981_042-UA
Scope and Contents

These are Paul's personal papers, consisting of literary manuscripts, correspondence (both personal and business), photographs, and memorabilia documenting his career and family life.

Dates: 1913-1979

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Unprocessed Material 4
Collection 3
Bernheim Forest (Ky.) 3
Bullitt County (Ky.) 2
Kentucky -- Nature preserves 2
Nature conservation 2
Nelson County (Ky.) 2