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ARTS. Arts in Louisville

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Identifier: ARTS
Collections relating to the fine and performing arts in Louisville

Found in 79 Collections and/or Records:

William Habich papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1973_452-UA
Content Description The William Habich Papers include records on two prominent arts organizations: Louisville Dance Council and the Louisville Theatrical Association. The Louisville Dance Council boxes include business records from 1940s and 1950s as well as programs from the 1960s and 1970s. There are also photographs of the Louisville Civic Ballet Company: posed shots, images taken during performances and rehearsals, and photographs made during social events. The Louisville Theatrical Association records cover...
Dates: 1949-1979

Warder Harrison Kentucky celebrities collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2004_059-UA
Summary Photographs, clippings, letters, and articles documenting celebrities of stage and screen with ties to Kentucky collected by Ward Harrison. The collection includes research correspondence and a typescript of I Didn't Know That. Also includes correspondence with celebrities, movie posters, scrapbooks, sheet music, programs from Louisville area theatrical productions, Tarzan comic books, a Billy Vaughn record, and research related to Robert Worth Bingham and his wife. Incudes material, including...
Dates: 1890s-2013

Gerhard Herz papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2001_046-UA
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence dating from the early 1960s to 1990, materials from various music organizations, awards, research and lecture notes, information from auction houses, and manuscript material for Bach Sources in America.

Approximately 16.625 linear feet of materials have been processed, and are reflected in this finding aid.
Dates: 1957-1990

Karl J. Holzknecht papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1973_U101-UA

Harlan and Anna Hubbard papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1991_069-UA
Brief Description of the Collection The papers of Harlan and Anna Eikenhout Hubbard make up a 34.75 linear foot collection dating from approximately 1903 to 1987. The major series in the collection are those of correspondence, journals, literary production, artwork, and Anna Hubbard's papers. There are 7.5 linear feet of correspondence, mainly incoming, which gives examples of the wide variety of friends and acquaintances of the Hubbards. Harlan's journals and notes provide an intimate picture of the man, in his own words,...
Dates: 1903-1987

Harlan and Anna Hubbard-related papers and publications

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2017_097
Content Description An artificial collection of material received by the University of Louisville Archives and Records Center staff, including Katherine Burger Johnson and William Morison. Includes an exhibition catalog from the Howard Steamboat Museum; a small group of newsletters from the Friends of Anna and Harlan Hubbard; a run of "Library Lines" from the Frankfort (Indiana) Community Public Library that contain calendars of events for the Anna & Harlan Hubbard School of Living (1996-2010); information on...
Dates: 1996-2010

Selma Jacob papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1999_015-UA
Summary The Selma Jacob Papers consist largely of the literary material from her later retirement years concentrated in the 1987 to 1996 years. Some of the items may predate 1987, but Jacob frequently did not date her writing, even the newsletters she produced. There is very little biographical material included in these papers. About.3 linear feet of the collection is personal information, legal documents, printed material or memorabilia. The rest is her literary production, both published and...
Dates: 1987-1996

Kentucky Branch of the English Speaking Union records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1976_067-UA
Content Description This collection contains pamphlets, lists of members, 1920-1922, publications from the national headquarters, and dinner programs, 1925-1934. Also included in this collection are the President's report from 1925, by-laws, Kentucky branch members, officers, and minutes. In addition, there are various dates (history), invitations, and correspondence with other chapters, 1925-1927.
Dates: 1920-1934

Kentucky Opera Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: 1976_093-UA
Scope and Contents The KOA records document the company from its founding in 1952 until the late 1960's. The overwhelming amount of material dates from 1964-1969.The records are particularly relevant to the Louisville cultural community, for they trace the history of a one-man operation that developed into one of national recognition. These records are important because they establish the initial struggle in building support for a fledgling opera company, which is now flourishing and prosperous....
Dates: circa 1952-1975