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Floods -- Ohio River

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Flood of 1937 newsreel

 Collection — Reel 1
Identifier: 2014_168-UA
Content Description

35mm newsreel of the 1937 flood in Louisville, Kentucky, as shown in movie theaters.

Dates: 1937

Hammer family flood and tornado memorabilia

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2007_099-UA
Content Description Two folders of material relating primarily to the Flood of 1937 and the tornadoes that swept through the region in April 1974. Includes letters and a "newsletter" from the "Life Savers Hotel," apparently created by young people during the flood.Folder 1: Letters to George from Christena and Bill (February 1937) Louisville Flood – 1937 – Report from Life Savers Hotel Southern Telephone News, March 1937 Presentation of the Theodore N....
Dates: 1937-1974

Ralph A. Loring papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1991_082-UA
Scope and Contents

Loring's papers include published works, photographs, a resume, graduate material, and newspaper clippings. His study of the Zeeman Effect is documented. There is one file relating to his association with the Oak Ridge Institute of Nuclear Studies. Also included are photographs documenting experiments and experimental results, and the Ohio River flood of 1937.

Dates: circa 1925-1933

Louisville and 1937 flood photographs

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1979_047-PA

Mrs. A.R. Love letter about flood of 1937

 Collection — Box Small collections box 4
Identifier: 2019_014
Content Description

A letter from Mrs. A.R. Love (signed "Love") to Joy C. Porter of Baltimore, Maryland, detailing Love's experiences in during the Great Flood of 1937 in Louisville.

Dates: February 20, 1937

Office of Information Technology films and audiotapes

 Unprocessed Material — Box Single item DVDs, CDs and audiocassettes, Item: 2006_021
Identifier: 2006_021-UA

Ohio River flood scrapbook

Identifier: 2000_047-UA
Content Description

The scrapbook contains clippings documenting the flooding of the Ohio River at Louisville in 1937. It contains the inscription "From Ernest Harris to Caroline Permabaker."

Dates: 1937

Ohio River flood view by J.H. Doerr, 1884

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1978_001-PA

Photographs and souvenir booklet of downtown Louisville

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2011_014-PA