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Action PACT magazine

 Collection — Box: Non-UL periodicals 1
Identifier: 2017_039
Content Description A monthly publication of Action Pact Magazine, Inc., Louisville, Kentucky. The primary, stated goal of the ActionPACT organization was "to promote a positive image of Louisville's Black Community," and the magazine was focused on "a positive perspective," and was to serve as "a tool to focus and direct our leadership, and coordinate opportunities, training and financial support to assist dedicated minority entrepreneurs." Topics covered included arts and culture, sports, spirituality,...
Dates: 1993-1995

Charles W. Jr. and Victoria McCall Anderson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
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.

Dates: 1926-1960

Black scene magazine

Identifier: 2017_041
Content Description A monthly general-interest magazine covering all aspects of life in Louisville, from a Black perspective. Includes pieces on music, dance, business, sports, history, politics, goings-on in scouting and in the churches, and profiles of Louisvillians. Edited by C. Milton Young, III, MD. Most issues are undated, but appear to be from 1974. One is dated September/October 1983. Several issues are subtitled "community commentary," and the 1983 issue is subtitled "a city magazine for Louisville's...
Dates: 1974-1983; Majority of material found in 1974

Louisville Defender photographs

Identifier: 1985_026-PA
Content Description Approximately 16,000 photographs from the files of the Louisville Defender, an African American newspaper published in Louisville beginning in 1933. Subjects include local activities, persons, places, politicians, the newspaper’s annual Black Expo and national figures such as Martin Luther King. These photographs were received from Defender publisher Frank L. Stanley's widow, Vivian Stanley, and son, Kenneth Stanley, after his death. They were received as part of Frank Stanley's...
Dates: 1950-1982

Emmanuel Baptist Church records (microfilm)

Identifier: 1973_500-UA
Content Description

The microfilm contains copies of a membership list from 1898 to 1939; photographs; anniversary guides from 1969 and 1983; legal documents; and two minute books for the years 1904 to 1965. Microfilm created by University of Louisville, 1984.

Dates: 1904-1983

Fifth Street Baptist Church records

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...
Dates: 1842-1972

Lauretta Hicks Jones photo books

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2022_100
Content Description Consists of two spiral-bound genealogically-focused books and a spiral-bound volume focusing on memories of Central High School in Louisville, Kentucky. The genealogical books are described as being inspired by Ms. Jones' husband, William Jones, and other relatives who "thought it was important to have a book of photo visuals that would capture faces, reflect relationships, and highlight joyous (and challenging) family moments together." One features the Hicks family, the other the French...
Dates: 2016, undated

Kean family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2014_110-UA
Content Description

Correspondence among parents William and Alice Kean and their sons William L., Daniel Garner, and Henry A. Kean, and daughter Olne Kean Boone; some unidentified photographs; miscellaneous fraternal and social records; athletic scorebooks; religious notes; a sewing sample book; and a 1934 autograph book belonging to Lincoln Institute freshman Arnita Louise Young, daughter of Whitney M. Young, Sr., then dean at Lincoln and soon to be head of the school.

Dates: circa 1926-1938

Victor K. and Peggy Perry papers

Identifier: 1999_117-UA

Collection includes letters, class notes, clippings, honors, and ephemera from civic and social organizations.

Dates: circa 1940s-1960s

Earle E. Pruitt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1988_012-UA
Scope and Contents These papers include a number of routine personal and financial documents and give a glimpse of Pruitt's entire life. The bulk of the collection illustrates his wartime service with UNNRA. The variety of letters, telegrams, UNRRA bulletins, requisition forms, displaced persons registration forms and temporary duty (TDY) orders provide an excellent overview of that experience.Other materials give an insight into Pruitt's experiences with local public housing, particularly Beecher...
Dates: circa 1925-1956

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