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Bess Mathis postcard scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1998_006-UA
Content Description This scrapbook contains approximately 210 picture postcards mainly depicting local and U.S. scenes, with a few European scenes as well. The cards were primarily addressed to Bess or Bessie Mathis. Others were also addressed to Mrs. Henry Mathis, Miss Butchie Mathis, and Mrs. Ruth Burton. There were apparently family relationships between all these people, as they resided at the same addresses in Louisville. One card also indicated they lived at one time in Taylorsville. The...
Dates: 1906-1924

Newton P. Owen postcard collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2006_003-UA
Content Description The Newton Owen Postcard Collection represents nearly a century in the life and travels of an extended Kentucky family. The earliest cards date to the late 19th century, and while the bulk of the collection dates to the period 1900-1940, there are postcards dating to the 1980s as well. It consists of 781 cards, including travel postcards and greeting cards of many different kinds.The Newton Owen Postcard Collection consists of postcards collected by the Bayne, Foell, and Owen...
Dates: circa 1890-1980

Potter Louisville Postcard Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1986_032-UA
Scope and Contents This body of illustrations of Louisville and Kentucky sights and scenes consists of more than 1300 color and black-and-white postcards and a handful of photographic negatives and colored slides. Most of the postcards document Louisville, while a smaller number illustrate other Kentucky cities and rural sites. The dated cards were mailed from 1904 through 1952; many are undated. The collection occupies 0.5 linear feet. The collection was donated in 1986 and processed by Myle Tran...
Dates: circa 1904-1952

Donald Roth Louisville postcard and memorabilia collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2011_143-UA
Summary The Donald Roth Louisville Postcard and Memorabilia Collection consists largely of postcards (circa 1900-1970) of Louisville, Kentucky educational and social service institutions, churches, downtown and neighborhood street scenes, aerial views, businesses, floods, and recreational sites and commercial activity postcards. In addition there are significant numbers of Louisville area business cards and flyers, tourist promotion materials, sports memorabilia, political and radio/TV personality...
Dates: 1900-1970

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