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BIZ. Business in Louisville

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Identifier: BIZ

Found in 69 Collections and/or Records:

H.W. Coyte Manuscript, History of Kentucky Distilleries

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1988_118-UA
Scope and Contents This 151-page typescript, researched and written by Coyte, chronicles the rise and fall of more than 180 distilling operations scattered across thirty-one central Kentucky and Ohio River counties. Brief entries, arranged by county, trace changes of ownership, identify brand names produced by the firms, and document the impact of Prohibition and Repeal on the distilling industry in the 1920s and '30s. Distillery sites are marked on accompanying county maps.In addition to the...

Craik-Lord Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1981_099-UA
Scope and Contents Letters, clippings, a photo, legal records, and miscellany documenting the lives of descendents of James Craik, physician to George Washington. Among them were prominent clergymen James Craik and Charles Ewell Craik of Louisville, both deans of Christ Church Cathedral in and active in the national Episcopal church in the nineteenth century. Also Nathan and Samuel Lord, Louisville businessmen. Some of the records concern activities of the Lord and Stitzel families in operating the Stitzel...

James N. Cunningham papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1987_042-UA
Scope and Contents This collection includes Cunningham's personal correspondence, his Last Will and Testament, and personal and business tax records. The tax records include detailed monthly profit and loss statements from Cunningham's Cafe dating from September 1943 to December 1967 when it was sold (possibly because it was no longer profitable). Also in this collection are a menu from Cunningham's, photographs - some by Potter - of the Cunningham family and the Louisville Police force, and a daybook of...

Distillery reference collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1973_510-UA
Content Description Consists of materials (apparently) acquired in the process of conducting oral history interviews with individuals connected to the distilling industry. Many were collected by Tom Syvertson, who conducted many of the interviews. Includes a permit to move a wine cellar from 1920, fact sheets and information on the distilling industry, both national and local. Contains numerous pamphlets on local distilleries and their history, including the Medley Distilling Company, a history of the "Old...

Doe-Anderson scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: 1991_086-UA
Content Description The nine Elmer Doe advertising scrapbooks contain ad copy generated by the Doe firm for mostly Louisville area clients during the 1920s and 1930s.

LaVal T. Duncan papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1976_106-UA
Scope and Contents

This .25 linear foot collection consists of LaVal T. Duncan's files relating to the Red Cross (Community) Hospital from 1957-1965, plus one folder of minutes and reports from other organizations.

Falls City Brewing Company records

 Collection
Identifier: 1980_003-UA
Summary The Falls City Brewing Company records contain annual and quarterly reports (1967-1991); minutes from stockholders’ and board of directors' meetings (1905-1990); legal documents including articles of incorporation and dissolution; financial records (1913-1982); labor contracts (1935-1980) and information on sales and distributors. It also includes brewery tour information; marketing studies; information on sponsored events (including the 1974-1975 season of the Louisville Orchestra); and...

Green Farms records

 Collection
Identifier: 1977_183-UA
Scope and Contents The family and history records of Green Farms in Grayson County, Kentucky, document how a small farm developed into a major mercantile enterprise. Green Farms developed major holdings not only in agriculture, but also lumbering, milling, banking, and stockbreeding. Its records are a microcosm of marketing and distribution methods and other developments in Kentucky agriculture in the late 19th and early 20th century. The records include chiefly business correspondence, account books and other...