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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 65 Collections and/or Records:

Teka Ward's Notes on the History of Actors Theatre Louisville

 Collection
Identifier: 1993_087-UA
Scope and Contents Teka Ward, a graduate student in history pursuing her Masters Degree (1993), conducted 45 oral interviews on the creation of the Actors Theater in the 1960s and events within the company during the 1970s and 1980s. These interviews were conducted over a two year period and were with directors, board members, actors, stagehands, Theater critics and patrons. The tapes were turned over to the University of Louisville Archives in 1990. The material collected by Ms. Ward as background to and for her...

John Jacob Weisert papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1992_025-UA
Scope and Contents The papers of John Jacob Weisert, 1914-1991, were donated to the University of Louisville Archives and Records Center in 1992 after the death of his wife, Anita B. Weisert.They occupy 7.25 linear feet and contain materials identified with Dr. Weisert's academic pursuits. Arrangement of the collection is in four series: I. Correspondence, II. Literary productions and manuscripts, III. Reference materials, and IV. Personal and professional papers. Each series begins with a brief...

Robert S. Whitney papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1988_099-UA
Scope and Contents The Robert S. Whitney papers in the University of Louisville Archives span his career in the music field from 1917 to 1983. The bulk of the material is from the "Whitney Scrapbooks" and pertains to his involvement with the Louisville Orchestra as conductor from 1937 to 1967. The scrapbooks primarily consist of clippings from the Louisville Courier-Journal and the Times relating the events and activities of Whitney and...