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Frank W. Burke papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2000_083-UA
Scope and Contents This small collection (.5 linear feet) of correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia dating from 1958 to 1980 consists mainly of invitations to important events such as inaugurations, correspondence regarding special events, and notes of congratulations. The collection was organized chronologically according to Burke's career, with congressional material first, followed by mayoral material. General and miscellaneous material is the last grouping.The correspondence includes signed...
Dates: 1958-1980

City of Louisville Reports, Surveys, and Plans

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998_064-UA
Scope and Contents These are copies of printed reports, studies, and surveys commissioned by the governments of the city of Louisville (Ky.) and Jefferson County, Ky. Subjects of these materials include government, education, housing, mental health care, and traffic. Additional items, including "identification material" (1948-1949) and another copy of the 1953 survey report, were added to the collection in September 2004. These materials were found on the shelf during an inventory made in December 2003...
Dates: 1948-1953, 1965

Cooperative Compact...between city of Louisville...and Jefferson County

 Collection
Identifier: 1992_067-UA
Content Description "Cooperative Compact...between city of Louisville...and Jefferson County; 1986." Draft, 1 volume.
Dates: 1986

Charles P. Farnsley papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1980_078-UA
Scope and Contents The Charles R. P. Farnsley collection documents his personal and business activities, especially involvement with community arts programs. The collection spans the years 1945 to 1980 with the bulk primarily covering the activities of the Louisville Philharmonic Society and the Louisville Orchestra from 1947 to 1960.Included in the collection is personal and business correspondence, publications, articles pertaining to Farnsley's various businesses, Roper and other public opinion...
Dates: 1945-1980

Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998_063-UA
Scope and Contents The Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County was appointed in April 1982 to do research on the issue of city-county merger in response to Senate Bill 13 which was passed by the Kentucky Legislature in 1982.

Two three-ring binders contain background information, reports, and minutes of the Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County, 1982.
Dates: April-July 1982

City of Louisville departmental annual reports

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1973_554-UA
Summary The group contains: annual reports from the City Comptroller (1919-1925, 1937); the Department of Finance (1934-1937, 1957-1958, 1965); the Law Department (1936-1937); the City Hospital (1936-1937); the mayor's office (1957); the police department and public safety (1928-1932, 1939-1940); the Department of Public Health (1936-1937, 1973); the Department of Public Welfare (1936, 1942-1948, 1952-1953); the Louisville Water Company (1937, 1976); and a miscellaneous group (1935, 1937, 1965, and...
Dates: 1910-1995; Majority of material found within 1919-1965

Louisville newsclipping scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1997_123-UA
Content Description This scrapbook contains newsclippings on local topics such as education, annexation, growth of suburbs, economic development, public policy, and neighborhoods in the Louisville metropolitan area.
Dates: 1950-1952

John Mallon papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1994_054-UA
Content Description Includes two taped interviews with John Mallon, author of the 1956 city/county merger plan as well as personal papers related to the merger, including minutes, reports, news clippings, brochures, and correspondence. Tom Owen interviewed Mallon.
Dates: 1955-1994; Majority of material found within 1955-1960

Lois Morris papers

 Collection
Identifier: 57K
Scope and Contents These are the papers of Lois Morris (1919-1989), former Louisville alderman and civil rights leader.The papers of Lois Walker Morris, dating from 1920 to 1988, were donated to the University of Louisville shortly after her death by Dr Ralph Morris, her husband. The papers provide an overview of Morris' interests and activism especially in regard to African-American women. The largest series is titled "Politically Active Organizations" (3.75 linear feet) concerning groups of which...
Dates: 1920-1988

Glenn A. Price, Sr. government reorganization discussion records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1985_040-UA
Scope and Contents These papers consist of clippings, reports, minutes, correspondence and reference materials related to a proposed merger of Louisville and Jefferson County. There are also materials on merger proposals dating from the 1950s and files related to downtown redevelopment.
Dates: circa 1956 - 1983

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Burke, Frank W. (Frank Welsh), 1920-2007 1
Farnsley, Charles P. (Charles Rowland Peaslee), 1907-1990 1
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