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Com. Community (Non-University) Manuscript Collections

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Found in 942 Collections and/or Records:

Victory News

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1997_124-UA
Content Description The "Victory News" was an informally produced newsletter, published by Sylvester Connell, and distributed world-wide to military personnel from the California and Parkland neighborhoods of Louisville, Kentucky. Most of the soldier recipients had lived in the vicinity of Victory Park, thus the name "Victory News." The issues contained sports scores, excerpts and/or summaries of other soldiers' letters home, jokes, cartoons, neighborhood gossip and morale boosts. The "News" was distributed...
Dates: 1943-1945

Views

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 1994_096-UA

Richard Vissing papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1998_057-UA
Scope and Contents Richard Vissing, the first full-time mayor of Jeffersonville, Indiana, across the Ohio River from Louisville, served five terms from 1960 to the 1980s. This collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, and news clippings concerning Vissing's political career. There is also correspondence and personal papers, newsletters, printed material, and framed certificates.
Dates: circa 1960s-1980s

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

Voices of Kentucky Women scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2005_078-UA
Content Description Scrapbook containing newspaper clippings, photographs, and memorabilia relating to Kentucky's observance of International Women's Year (1975). Much of the material, including the memorabilia, relates to a state meeting held June 10-12, 1977 in Lexington, Kentucky to observe International Women's Year. Also included is a booklet, Kentucky Women Remembered, which contains a collection of biographical sketches. A note on the back board of the scrapbook indicates it was compiled by Martha Grise,...
Dates: 1977

Morton Walker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1990-076-UA
Scope and Contents The Walker collection is divided into seven series collated into three boxes. The collection is rather evenly divided among these eight series; however the major materials on Walker's work with the Louisville Board of Education is contained in the newspaper clippings of Series IV and VI and the Board of Education reports and articles in Series V. Series I - Biographical and Correspondence, includes biographical information and personal correspondence from the 1940s and 1950s. Series II -...
Dates: 1930-1963

Richard Walker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1980_101-UA
Content Description This collection contains printed material, publications, notes, news clippings, and correspondence related to Walker's job as a UPI reporter covering events in Louisville during this time. There are also taped interviews and tapes of speeches and rallies in Louisville in the mid-1970s. The bulk of the collection relates to the issue of desegregation and busing of the Louisville/Jefferson County School System. Due to the small size of the collection, it was not organized by series.
Dates: 1975-1978

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

Walls Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: ULRAR042-UA
Scope and Contents The Murray B. Atkins Walls papers mainly document her career as a leader in the struggle for integrated facilities, open housing and civil rights in Louisville, Kentucky from the mid-1930's through the 1970's. Less fully-documented is the life and career of her husband, Dr. John H. Walls, a black physician who practiced in Louisville for over 50 years, who was also very active in the cause of civil rights. The papers also include a small series on the Atkins family and Mrs. Walls' father Dr....
Dates: 1866-1979

Walnut Street Baptist Church minutes

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: ULRAR044-UA
Scope and Contents This typescript of the congregational minutes of the Walnut Street Baptist Church was transcribed from the original minute books by Mrs. Lewis (Billie) Tincher. The minutes, along with a charter, rules of order and committee reports, run from February, 1848 to November, 1858 -- a very significant period of the church's history.It was during these years that the congregation was organized and the construction of the Walnut Street Baptist Church at Fourth and Walnut Streets took...
Dates: 1848-1858