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Roger E. Schupp papers

Identifier: 1997_050-UA
The collection includes a photograph of an amateur baseball team; an interior office photograph from the 1920s; 1962 correspondence and miscellaneous items. Photographs showing Roger E. Schupp Drive at Bowman Field are also present.

Roger Schupp served as the first secretary of the Louisville Jefferson County Air Board. He was also secretary of the Louisville Parks Board, a leader in local amateur athletics, and a businessman.


  • 1910-1995



0.1 linear feet (1 folder)

Biographical / Historical

Roger E. Schupp (1887-1968) worked for Mellwood Distillers, Kirkpatrick Coal Co., Sutcliffe Sporting Goods. He was secretary for the Louisville Parks Department, worked with the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU), and served as the first secretary of the Louisville and Jefferson County Air Board.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This folder of material was donated to the University Archives and Records Center by his son, C. Orville Schupp in 1997.


Roger E. Schupp Papers
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Finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752
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