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ARTS. Arts in Louisville

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

Found in 80 Collections and/or Records:

Thomas Edison/Butchertown House Inc. Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1985_061-UA
Scope and Contents The papers of the Thomas Edison Butchertown House, Inc., 1973-1983 document the history of an non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and restoration of a house in which Thomas Edison Lived during his early life. The papers tell the story of the organization from its founding in 1973 to its dissolving in 1986. The materials contain Correspondence, Board of Director Minutes, Legal Papers, Public Relation Materials, Insurance, Inventory, & Attendance papers, and the Restoration...
Dates: 1973-1983

Tom Thurman collection of Warren Oates material

 Accession — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2007_109-UA

VOICES of Kentuckiana records

 Collection
Identifier: 2004_060-UA
Summary The records of VOICES of Kentuckiana date to the earliest days of the chorus, in 1994, and include administrative information such as correspondence, meeting minutes and newsletters, as well as documentation of performances, including recordings and programs. This collection also includes memorabilia such as T-shirts, Frisbees, and bracelets.
Dates: 1994-2009

Don Wallis Harlan Hubbard papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2014_195-UA
Content Description This collection includes materials representing the friendship and literary relationship between Don Wallis and Harlan Hubbard. It includes drafts and a final manuscript of Payne Hollow: Life on the Fringe of Society as well as Hubbard's original canoe diary, artwork, photographs, and correspondence. This collection also includes information on the Hubbard family's history and a fictional narrative about Anna Hubbard.
Dates: circa 1930 - 1987

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...
Dates: 1964-1989

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...
Dates: 1929-1983

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...
Dates: 1917-1983

Shelly Zegart papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2007_012-UA

Bonnie Magruder Zeiser scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 1981_071-UA
Content Description Zeiser created this scrapbook, which contains material dealing with her membership in the U of L Players in the late 1910s and miscellaneous letters and newspaper clippings on the Little Theater Company and the Macauley Picture Collection. Included also is a brief reminiscence of her years in the amateur theater in the university's Playhouse, from 1914 to 1938, written at the time of her donation of the scrapbook to University Archives.
Dates: circa 1916-1981; Majority of material found within 1916-1955