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AfAm. African American Life in Louisville

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Identifier: AfAm

Found in 74 Collections and/or Records:

Charles W. Jr. and Victoria McCall Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2018_163
Content Description Personal scrapbooks/newspaper sheets, honoraria, diplomas, photos, family papers, political and social publications, and legal, legislative and business files belonging to Charles W. Anderson, Jr. and Victoria McCall Anderson as well as clippings and condolence materials associated with Attorney Anderson's tragic death.

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.

Harvey W. Carman World War II scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2015_211
Content Description A scrapbook created by Harvey W. Carman, a member of the 302nd Fighter Squadron (part of the Army Air Forces 332nd Fighter Group), documenting his experiences in the European Theatre. The 332nd Fighter Group, along with the 477th Bombardment Group, were segregated African American units, and were also known as the Tuskegee Airmen. The 332nd Fighter Group was nicknamed the "Red Tails"; a brief typescript history of the 332nd Fighter Group is included with the scrapbook. The scrapbook includes...

Community Hospital records

 Collection
Identifier: RG110-UA
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence, minutes of the board of directors and its committees, and minutes of medical staff meetings. Also included are financial records and patient records. Additional material includes matters relating to administration, fund drives, professional achievement, and integration of Louisville hospitals.

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.

Fifth Street Baptist Church records

 Collection
Identifier: 1981_101-UA
Summary This collection, which contains significant amounts of material from the 19th century, consists of records of meetings, including church business and deacons' meetings, as well as records relating to membership (membership lists, individuals joining the church and requesting letters to join other congregations). This includes church minutes from 1842 to 1948 and membership lists and directories from the 19th and 20th centuries. There are also records relating to the choir dating to the 1870s as...