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Elva Lyon's student papers collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1973_023-UA
Content Description 35 volumes of 15 groups of papers prepared in Freshman Composition classes taught by the editor Elva Lyon during 1937-1942. Editing took place from 1946-1952. They are divided into 24 series. The objective of the assignments was to record facts not recorded previously concerning historical Louisville with an emphasis on specific neighborhoods or institutions. Picture postcards, newspaper photographs and home-made snapshots of the localities are included in the books. Each has a map and each...
Dates: 1937-1952

Main Street Association scrapbooks

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2012_067-UA
Content Description Three scrapbooks containing newspaper and magazine clippings along with reproductions of photographs, envelopes, and other material relating to the history of buildings and businesses on Main and Market Streets in Louisville, Kentucky. Original materials date primarily to the early twentieth century, but the scrapbooks include reproductions of 19th century materials as well, including a series of envelopes. These materials were collected in the course of the Main Street Association's oral...
Dates: 1992-2008