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Eva Rice Gaunt collection of theatre playbills, clippings, and memorabilia

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1981_072-UA
Content Description The collection contains playbills, clippings, and memorabilia from Louisville at the turn of the twentieth century. Included are items from Macauley Theatre and Temple Auditorium. Also present are a 1901 typing textbook; a 1900 commencement program from the Louisville College of Pharmacy; and a 1901 program printed for opening day at the Churchill Downs spring racing meet. Newspapers and newspaper clippings include: a Christmas anniversary issue of the Pikeville (Ky.) Mountain Monitor,...
Dates: 1890-1919

George (Brownie) Leach papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1991_095-UA
Scope and Contents

Papers, including copies of Churchill Downs News, Kentucky Derby and racing movies, and samples of Leach's public relations output. The material in this collections consists of three distinct series: 1. folios on Kentucky Derby horses and press releases, 1947-54; 2. copies of the Churchill Downs News, 1954-1964; and 3. Kentucky Derby and racing movies, housed in the Photographic Archives.

Dates: 1947-1964

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