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Com. Community (Non-University) Manuscript Collections

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Manuscript collections held by University Archives and Records Center..

Found in 942 Collections and/or Records:

Bingham and Strickler quilts

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2013_009-UA
Content Description Two quilts that formerly hung on the lower level of Ekstrom Library. One was created by Florence Strickler from male faculty members' ties. Florence Strickler was the wife of University of Louisville president Woodrow Strickler. The other is a 19th century quilt that was a gift of Eleanor Bingham and once hung in the Bingham Poetry Room.
Dates: 19th century, mid-20th century

Biographical cyclopedia of the Commonwealth of Kentucky (microfilm)

 Collection
Identifier: 1973_464-UA
Content Description Originally published by J.M. Gresham in Chicago and Philadelphia in 1896. Microfilmed in Louisville, Kentucky by the University Archives and Records Center, 1976. "Embracing biographies of many of the prominent men and families of the state."
Dates: 1896

Ray H. Bixler papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1987_046-UA
Scope and Contents These papers document Ray Bixler's tenure with the University of Louisville department of psychology, his chairmanship of that department, and involvement with issues of civil rights and open housing in Louisville. Among the papers are correspondence, memoranda, articles, and reports.

In addition, the collection includes a manuscript by Bixler titled _Incest_.
Dates: 1955-1979

Black Is...interview with Muhammad Ali

 Collection — Box Single item DVDs, CDs and audiocassettes
Identifier: 2017_028-UA
Content Description Interview conducted by Ken Clay with Muhammad Ali on his show Black Is... which appeared on WAVE-TV in Louisville. They discuss Ali's refusal to serve in the Vietnam War, his conversion to Islam and following the teachings of Elijah Muhammad.
Dates: 1974

Black Student Union records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1980_049-UA
Scope and Contents Records contain newsletters, clippings, a recruiting proposal, fact sheets and press releases. The material documents the BSU's effort to persuade the university to expand academic course offerings, financial aid, and tutorial programs. It also documents a subsequent confrontation and occupation of a university building and the arrest, expulsion and reinstatement of some of the participants.
Dates: 1968 - 1969

Nathan Bloom's A personal recollection of Louisville before, during and after the Civil War (typescript)

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1978_008-UA
Content Description A typescript of Bloom's personal reflections on life in Louisville during the Civil War era.
Dates: 1861-1865

Blue Grass Cooperage Company Records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1988_038-UA
Scope and Contents This collection from the Blue Grass Cooperage Company of Brown-Forman Distillers Corporation consist of two bound copies of job analysis for all employees and one folder of black and white photographs. Written in 1948, the job analysis book includes detailed descriptions of every job in the company from Finishing Department foreman to janitors and food workers. Although pay rates are not included, basis of pay and routes of promotion and training are listed. The two books are identical in text,...
Dates: 1948-1971

Blue Motor Coach bus tokens

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2010_049-UA
Content Description Bus tokens from the Blue Motor Coach line.
Dates: before 1976

Bluegrass Kentucky Penwomen records

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 2002_012-UA

John Blunk memorabilia

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2005_007-UA
Content Description A collection of memorabilia received from the estate of John Blunk, a 1938 graduate of Speed Scientific School. The collection includes three cardigan sweaters belonging to Mr. Blunk, including two letter sweaters and a "1938" sweater. There are also two running medals, and a U of L "golden alumni society" medal, as well as a Speed School commemorative paper weight from 1935. In addition, the collection contains photographs of the Speed School class of 1938 and U of L's 1915 football team and a...
Dates: 1915-1999