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Frank W. Burke papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2000_083-UA
Scope and Contents This small collection (.5 linear feet) of correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia dating from 1958 to 1980 consists mainly of invitations to important events such as inaugurations, correspondence regarding special events, and notes of congratulations. The collection was organized chronologically according to Burke's career, with congressional material first, followed by mayoral material. General and miscellaneous material is the last grouping.The correspondence includes signed...

City of Louisville Reports, Surveys, and Plans

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998_064-UA
Scope and Contents These are copies of printed reports, studies, and surveys commissioned by the governments of the city of Louisville (Ky.) and Jefferson County, Ky. Subjects of these materials include government, education, housing, mental health care, and traffic. Additional items, including "identification material" (1948-1949) and another copy of the 1953 survey report, were added to the collection in September 2004. These materials were found on the shelf during an inventory made in December 2003...

Charles P. Farnsley papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1980_078-UA
Scope and Contents The Charles R. P. Farnsley collection documents his personal and business activities, especially involvement with community arts programs. The collection spans the years 1945 to 1980 with the bulk primarily covering the activities of the Louisville Philharmonic Society and the Louisville Orchestra from 1947 to 1960.Included in the collection is personal and business correspondence, publications, articles pertaining to Farnsley's various businesses, Roper and other public opinion...

Claude Harris Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1977_050-UA
Scope and Contents These papers mainly reflect issues dealing with Cowger's campaigns of 1968 and 1970. They include correspondence, news releases and memoranda.

Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998_063-UA
Scope and Contents The Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County was appointed in April 1982 to do research on the issue of city-county merger in response to Senate Bill 13 which was passed by the Kentucky Legislature in 1982.

Two three-ring binders contain background information, reports, and minutes of the Interim Charter Commission for Louisville and Jefferson County, 1982.

City of Louisville departmental annual reports

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1973_554-UA
Summary The group contains: annual reports from the City Comptroller (1919-1925, 1937); the Department of Finance (1934-1937, 1957-1958, 1965); the Law Department (1936-1937); the City Hospital (1936-1937); the mayor's office (1957); the police department and public safety (1928-1932, 1939-1940); the Department of Public Health (1936-1937, 1973); the Department of Public Welfare (1936, 1942-1948, 1952-1953); the Louisville Water Company (1937, 1976); and a miscellaneous group (1935, 1937, 1965, and...

City of Louisville municipal reports

 Collection
Identifier: RG_797-UA
Scope and Contents The fifty-one volumes of City of Louisville Municipal Reports, 1866-1916 preserved on seventeen rolls of microfilm constitute a significant resource for urban history. Each published annual report brings together submissions from local government and government-related agencies, including some thirty messages from the mayor. A total of fifty-eight agencies submitted at least one report. The offices range widely from the Chiefs of Fire and Police and City Engineer and Smoke Inspector to Parks,...

John Mallon papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1994_054-UA
Content Description Includes two taped interviews with John Mallon, author of the 1956 city/county merger plan as well as personal papers related to the merger, including minutes, reports, news clippings, brochures, and correspondence. Tom Owen interviewed Mallon.