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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...

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,...

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...

William Brown Stansbury papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1982_003-UA
Scope and Contents This small collection contains the papers relating to William Brown Stansbury's 1977 Mayoral Campaign and his first six months in office in 1978 as Mayor of Louisville, Kentucky. The campaign materials include the candidate's policy statements on employment, crime, city administration and the role of neighborhoods.

Bernard F. Veith / Office of the Comptroller Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 1977_166-UA
Scope and Contents This scrapbook was compiled by Ms. Anastasia Faulstich, Clerk-Secretary to Mr. Veith. The scrapbook spans the years, February 1961 to November 1969, and contains newspaper clippings on the activities of the Comptroller's office, as well as the general political scene. There are a few photographs, a publication of the Louisville Fraternal Order of Police (August 1963) and a series of newsletters reporting the economic progress of the city.