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Warren Kellar Frederick papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1977_143-UA
Scope and Contents The material includes an autobiography of Frederick; information on old homes in Jefferson County; cemeteries, marriages; land sales; family histories; historical topics including Old Louisville, floods and markets. Frederick's notes concern local history from 1780 to the 1950s. An additional scrapbook, covering Louisville churches, was received separately.
Dates: 1940-1955

Louisville Community Design Center "Barbax" study materials

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2011_052-UA
Content Description The thirty-six page "Barbax" report and approximately 150 accompanying slides, mostly of businesses from 800 Baxter Avenue to 1600 Bardstown Road in Louisville's Highlands neighborhood. A selection of slides (some organized) are grouped by block number. Also includes a DVD copy of "The Bardstown Road Show," written by Nathalie Andrews and Robert Wilkins for a 1979 thirty-minute Channel 15 (WKPC Public Television) series titled "Metro Mirror." The program is based on the recommendations of the...
Dates: circa 1977-1978

Louisville Illustrated

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1973_733-UA
Content Description A history of Louisville with many photographic illustrations. Published by H.R. Page & Co., in 1889; location of publication unknown.
Dates: 1889

Patricia Updegraff papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2000_016-UA
Content Description The collection contains materials from Patricia Updegraff related to preservation of historic buildings. The bulk concern preservation efforts in the 1970s to save two homes on Fourth Street in Louisville from demolition. The major players in this controversy included Updegraff; Marjorie C. Gott, the president of the Woman’s Club; W. Scott Miller Jr, the lawyer for the Woman’s Club; Frank Rankin, the chairman of the Landmarks Commission; and Harvey Sloane, the mayor of Louisville at the time....
Dates: 1973-1982