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BIZ. Business in Louisville

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Identifier: BIZ

Found in 70 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph E. Seagram and Sons' "Proof"

Identifier: 2008_102-UA
Content Description This collection consists of volumes 1-12 of Proof, which was a monthly newsletter published by the Louisville-based distilling company Joseph E. Seagrams and Sons from at least 1941-1952. Initially it was only a four-page publication, but later issues were expanded and some are much as thirty pages in length. It was published anywhere from six to twelve times a year. Contents include articles about the company's production and sales and the beverage alcohol industry and related industries, as...

Purchasing Agents Association of Louisville Rosters

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1998_147-UA
Scope and Contents Four volumes of pictorial rosters for the years 1956-1957; 1959-1960; 1960-1961; and 1961-1962. Included is the organization's constitution and the standards for the profession.

Archie Monroe Quarrier letterbooks

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1985_006-UA
Scope and Contents These are four letterbooks of Archie Monroe Quarrier's letters spanning the years 1891 to 1900 during his tenure as second vice president of the Louisville and Nashville (L & N) Railroad. Most of the letters discuss personal and family matters but some letters especially those to his brother Cushman, who was the L & N's controller, mention railroad business. Quarrier, a native of West Virginia, moved to Louisville during his adolescence. He joined the L & N in 1858 and became second...

Rebecca and Mary Shoppe Records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1976_017-UA
Scope and Contents These business records of the Rebecca and Mary Shoppe for the period 1942-1947 were found in the basement of the Brown Building at Fourth and Broadway. This women's clothing shop was located in the building, at that time known as the Brown Hotel. Rebecca Aldridge and Mary K. Shuster were the proprietors.

A.G. Renau correspondence with U.S. Building and Loan League

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2018_156
Content Description Correspondence relating to the United States Building and Loan League, including commentary on federal programs and drafts of legislation relating to mortgages under the Hoover administration in response to the Great Depression. Renau was a member and served on the League's Reserve Credit and Banking Relations Committee.

Samuel A. Griffin memoirs

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 1981_039-UA

Smith/McGill Family papers

Identifier: 1988_041-UA
Scope and Contents The Smith/McGill family papers is a collection of personal and business documents from James Edward Smith, Verna Smith and Charlotte Smith McGill. The material contains information from 1879 to 1978. The papers consist of correspondence, financial and legal documents, printed and handwritten material, scrapbooks, and a large group of photographs. Specific topics, arranged alphabetically are: Calvary Baptist Church, Domestic Life and Accident Insurance Co., Fidelity Industrial Plan, Kentucky...

Frank L. Stanley, Sr. papers

Identifier: ULRAR010-UA
Scope and Contents The personal papers of Frank L. Stanley, Sr. and the records of the Louisville Defender (1933-), the newspaper for which he served as general manager, editor, and president for thirty-eight years, are intertwined. The collection contains 41.75 linear feet of material, with portions preserved on microfilm. The papers were donated to the University of Louisville in 1983 by Stanley's widow, Vivian Clark Stanley, and his son, Kenneth Stanley. The ...

Elmer Griffith Sulzer railroad collection

Identifier: 1978_091-UA
Scope and Contents Elmer Griffith Sulzer had a distinguished career as a college professor at the University of Kentucky and Indiana University. Over time his writing more and more reflected his life-long love of trains and their history. Sulzer collected railroad material everywhere he went, both domestically and internationally, and wrote five books and more than fifty articles on rail topics for railroad specialized journals. He was a leading expert on abandoned rail lines. This collection consists of both the...