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Allen Allmond papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1973_414-UA
Content Description Includes three notebooks, one relating to the Louisville Commercial Club compiled in 1955-1959; one relating to Marcus Blakely Allmond (1851-1909), a faculty member at Male High School; and one relating to Allmond Avenue in the Beechwood area, correspondence, photographs.

Avery Insurance, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: RG_187-UA
Scope and Contents The records date from 1889 to 1948 and occupy 9.75 linear feet.Account ledgers and packets of correspondence created by the Avery Insurance Company (under a number of different names) were discovered on the otherwise empty second floor of the building at 515 West Market that housed Avery Savings & Loan Association until demolition in August 1980. The insurance company had occupied that site from 1924 to 1966. Both companies were offshoots of B. F. Avery & Sons, one of the...

Business First Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1999_014
Scope and Contents Business First, a newspaper devoted exclusively to business in the Louisville area, began publication in 1984, with Mike Kallay as president and publisher and Tom Monahan as vice-president and editor. The newspaper is published weekly, and the company also produces special supplements and annual volumes. This collection contains only those annual volumes and supplements listed. These were originally located in the University Archives Reference Files and were...

M. J. Carnahan Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2001_041-UA
Content Description There is no other information about the M.J. Carnahan Company in the collection, but a source, The History of Martin County, by Harry Q. Holt published in 1953, states that M.J. Carnahan began as a sawmill in 1881 under the management of Lewis C. Brooks and Magnus J. Carnahan. It was incorporated as Carnahan Manufacturing Company in 1904. Fred R. Brooks (son of Lewis) became president of the company upon his father’s retirement in 1923 and served in that capacity until the company...

Commerce, Business and Labor Publications Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1979_009-UA
Scope and Contents The collection consists of pamphlets and publications concerning commerce, business, labor, and international relations. Included are titles such as Cloth Hat, Cap and Milinery Workers International Union Report of Proceedings, Illinois State Federation of Labor Proceeding of Annual Convention, and United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America: Proceedings.

Delta Pi Epsilon records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2003_066-UA

Maurice Grossman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1977_162-UA
Scope and Contents The papers of Maurice Grossman mainly document the activities of the organizations to which he belonged to, although there are some materials about his son, son-in-law, and some of his associations. These materials consist of newspapers, magazines, broadsides, newspaper clippings, and programs of all types and date from 1917-72, with the strongest representation from the 1930s and 1960s.The Maurice Grossman papers document some of the activities and organizations of Louisville’s...

Jennings Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1977_095-UA
Scope and Contents The records of the Jennings family of Oldham County, Kentucky, consist largely of business records from various family enterprizes in the town of Westport. Spanning the years 1855-1884, most of the ledgers, account books and receipts belonged to T.W. Jennings, proprietor of the Westport Wharf Boat and a large grocery and dry goods store.One of the ledgers records merchandise received by Jennings from 1878 to 1884 via river packet. The steamer Maggie Harper...

Levy Brothers Mens and Boys Furnishings Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1993_004-UA
Scope and Contents Bills, correspondence, and photographs concerning M. Levy and Brothers, Mens and Boys Furnishings store, Louisville, Kentucky.

Louisville Board of Realtors meeting minutes (microfilm)

 Collection
Identifier: 1973_492-UA
Content Description The microfilm contains the meeting minutes of the Real Estate Exchange of Louisville from 1910 to 1914, and the meeting minutes of the Louisville Real Estate Board, later the Louisville Board of Realtors. Included are both the board's regular meeting minutes and the minutes of the special meetings of its board of directors. A brief history of the board is included in the introduction to reel one. See also Oral History Center - Business Interviews.