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Office of Information Technology films and audiotapes

Identifier: 2006_021-UA

Content Description

Consists of reel-to-reel audiotapes and 16 millimeter film from the university's audiovisual department. Includes films and tapes used in classes as well as recordings of university and community topics and events. Materials include basketball training films, footage from dormitories documenting dorm life, film of flooding in Louisville in 1963, a "dialogue" on the minority affairs program, addresses from President James G. Miller, dinners held for the Davidsons, commencement exercises, the dedication of the Margaret Bridwell Art Library, and a meeting on "alternatives to busing" held in 1975. Also includes several films made in China, Japan, Germany, Russia and Bermuda in the late 1920s-1930s, and numerous lectures given on campus.

Acquisition Type


Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

Please contact Archives and Special Collections in advance of your visit to ensure availability of audio-visual equipment.


  • circa 1929-1980



3 linear feet (1 records center box and 15 loose canisters)