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Louisville trade directories

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 2007_046_A-UA
Directories of manufacturers and other businesses in Louisville. This collection consists of two different directories that were published in Louisville in the 1920s. The Louisville trade directory and merchants buyer's guide was published by the Merchants and Manufacturers Association. Louisville "at the falls of the Ohio" directory of manufacturers and products was published by the Louisville Industrial Foundation.

Dates

  • 1923-1928

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers.

Extent

0.25 linear feet (1 half-manuscript box)

Biographical / Historical

The Louisville Industrial Foundation (LIF) was established in 1916 to provide loans to businesses in the metro Louisville area. LIF was dissolved in 1986 by an agreement of its shareholders. Little is known about the Merchants and Manufacturers Association. It first appears in the Louisville City Directory in 1892.
Title
Louisville Trade Directories
Status
Completed
Date
2020
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752
502 852-6673 (Fax)