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Board of Trustees Presidential Search Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: 2018_048
Brief Description of the Collection Records of the University of Louisville's Presidential Search Committee. Records include proposal from search firm Fink and Associates, list of desirable characteristics of a future president, community comments, feedback received during listening tours, procedures, interview schedule, and talking points for announcement of new president Neeli Bendapudi.
Dates: 2017-2018

Bonds For Progress campaign film

 Collection — Box: Single item DVDs, CDs and audiocassettes
Identifier: 1999_022-UA
Content Description The one minute and 48 second 16mm film was presumably produced for use on television to advocate the bond issue promoted by the Bonds For Progress committee. Jesse Hopewell, a Louisville cinematographer, created the film, which includes a panoramic shot of expressway construction on the city's waterfront. The film highlighted the projects to be funded and included a group shot of University of Louisville and city leaders. Among the latter were mayoral candidates Kenneth A. Schmied and Marlin...
Dates: 1965

A centennial history of the University of Louisville (microfilm)

 Collection
Identifier: 1973_453-UA
Content Description Written by Kentucky Writers' Project of the Works Project Administration. "First published in November 1939." "Bibliography and other sources": p. 267-280. Microfilm. Louisville [Ky.] : University Archives & Historical Research Center, 1974.
Dates: 1974

Ruth Wilson Cogshall papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1995_096-UA
Dates: 1916-1990; Majority of material found within 1918-1949

Agnes Synder Crume papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1985_041-UA
Scope and Contents The papers primarily consist of letters between Agnes Snyder and John Crume, youthful friends who later married. Her letters were written during her student years at the University of Louisville to Crume, who was overseas in the European theater of World War II, and as a foreign service trainee following the war. Other materials include clippings of many stories Agnes Crume wrote as a reporter for the Louisville Courier-journal; personal correspondence of the Crumes, and her father, Herbert...
Dates: 1938 - 1946

William Ekstrom, A Recollection of the University of Louisville (memoir)

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1996_033-UA
Content Description Dr. Ekstrom's memoir covers his years with the University (1947-1982) as professor of English, Vice President for Academic Affairs, and acting University president. Dr. Ekstrom served as acting University president twice, from 1972 to 1973, and again in 1980.
Dates: 1995

Ola Gray diploma collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1973_390-UA
Content Description Includes a variety of diplomas from University of Louisville and other schools.
Dates: 1924-1964

Kinsolving Estate Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1976_U095-UA
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of material concerning the estate of Floyd Kinsolving who died on or about the 5th day of May, 1942. According to his Last Will and Testament (copies are in the first folder) all of his property and possessions were to be left to his wife Josie H. Kinsolving. But, in the event of her not living at the time of his death "... I will bequeath and devise all my said property..., one half () to the Curators of the University of Missouri, and one half () to the University...
Dates: 1942-1944

Ruth Lee Koch papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1977_004-UA
Scope and Contents The collection is composed almost entirely of material relating to the Speed Scientific School (now known as the J.B. Speed School of Engineering), especially the work of its first dean, Bennett M. Brigman (1881-1938). As an employee of the university, Ms. Koch worked with Brigman during the early days of the Speed School, and in 1964 and 1965 she researched a brief history of that school. The collection includes primary documents from the 1920's and 1930's which deal with Brigman's work in...
Dates: circa 1920-1965

Leonard Koester papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1988_124-UA
Content Description Included in these papers is the Bulletin of Delta Phi Alpha, a German honorary society, from 1940 to 1973, and several of Koester's articles. A report, "National Youth Administration, U of L," published in 1937 is also present. A copy of German in Action: Conversation and Composition (1952) was added in 2005.
Dates: 1937-1973