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Charles W. Jr. and Victoria McCall Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2018_163
Content Description Personal scrapbooks/newspaper sheets, honoraria, diplomas, photos, family papers, political and social publications, and legal, legislative and business files belonging to Charles W. Anderson, Jr. and Victoria McCall Anderson as well as clippings and condolence materials associated with Attorney Anderson's tragic death.

Black Is...interview with Muhammad Ali

 Collection — Box: Single item DVDs, CDs and audiocassettes
Identifier: 2017_028-UA
Content Description Interview conducted by Ken Clay with Muhammad Ali on his show Black Is... which appeared on WAVE-TV in Louisville. They discuss Ali's refusal to serve in the Vietnam War, his conversion to Islam and following the teachings of Elijah Muhammad.

LaVal T. Duncan papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1976_106-UA
Scope and Contents

This .25 linear foot collection consists of LaVal T. Duncan's files relating to the Red Cross (Community) Hospital from 1957-1965, plus one folder of minutes and reports from other organizations.

Fifth Street Baptist Church records

 Collection
Identifier: 1981_101-UA
Summary This collection, which contains significant amounts of material from the 19th century, consists of records of meetings, including church business and deacons' meetings, as well as records relating to membership (membership lists, individuals joining the church and requesting letters to join other congregations). This includes church minutes from 1842 to 1948 and membership lists and directories from the 19th and 20th centuries. There are also records relating to the choir dating to the 1870s as...

Lyman T. Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2004_076-UA
Summary The Lyman T. Johnson Papers consist of twenty boxes of material totaling approximately 23.50 linear feet. There are biographical and topical files, clipping and reference files, audio and video tapes, yearbooks, photos, plaques and awards, and diplomas. The news clippings—originally found in three-ringed binders--are frequently stapled to sheets of scrap paper which in some cases are themselves historically significant. The clippings reach back to the 1930s but the bulk hails from the 1950s to...

Kentucky Civil Liberties Union Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1979_189-UA
Scope and Contents Consists of KCLU board minutes, topical office files, litigation files and several topics concerning women;s rights. Also included is an FBI file on Kentucky civil libertarians. Includes records from the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice. Also present is a record of committee work generated by Mary K. Bonsteel Tachau and Carl Wedekind from the late 1950s to the early 1970s.

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...

Victor K. and Peggy Perry papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1999_117-UA
Summary Collection includes letters, class notes, clippings, honors, and ephemera from civic and social organizations.

Earle E. Pruitt papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1988_012-UA
Scope and Contents These papers include a number of routine personal and financial documents and give a glimpse of Pruitt's entire life. The bulk of the collection illustrates his wartime service with UNNRA. The variety of letters, telegrams, UNRRA bulletins, requisition forms, displaced persons registration forms and temporary duty (TDY) orders provide an excellent overview of that experience.Other materials give an insight into Pruitt's experiences with local public housing, particularly Beecher...

Maurice F. and Jewel M. Rabb memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: 2001_051-UA
Content Description The collection contains plaques, awards, and other honorary items bestowed on Maurice and Jewel Rabb.