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Clarence J. Doolan memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: 1977_084-UA
The collection primarily contains items from Doolan's schooling at the Louisville Industrial School of Reform. These items are a book of Stephen Foster song lyrics presented to Doolan for his scholarship and deportment; an engraved ring and tie clasp; and a medal engraved with Doolan's name and grade point average. There is also one later item, a photograph of Doolan at age 46 in 1926.

The campus of the Louisville Industrial School of Reform was purchased by the University of Louisville and became its Belknap Campus.

Dates

  • 1896-1926
  • Majority of material found within 1896-1897

Creator

Extent

0.1 linear feet

Biographical / Historical

Little is known about Clarence J. Doolan (circa 1880-1957), other than that he lived most, if not all of his life in Louisville and worked as a linotype operator for the Louisville Times.

Creator

Title
Clarence J. Doolan Memorabilia
Status
in_progress
Language of description
Finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752
502 852-6673 (Fax)