Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 1
Content Description Annual reports of the Louisville House of Refuge, a home for indigent and/or delinquent children in Louisville, Kentucky. In most cases, these reports are also available as part of the bound city reports (see accession number 1973-447, "Louisville municipal reports"). The Archives holds annual reports for the following years: 1878, 1880, 1883/1884, 1884/1885.
Content Description The collection primarily contains items from Doolan's schooling at the Louisville Industrial School of Reform. These items are a book of Stephen Foster song lyrics presented to Doolan for his scholarship and deportment; an engraved ring and tie clasp; and a medal engraved with Doolan's name and grade point average. There is also one later item, a photograph of Doolan at age 46 in 1926.The campus of the Louisville Industrial School of Reform was purchased by the University of...
Dates: 1896-1926; Majority of material found within 1896-1897
Content Description Newsclippings from 1907, 1910 and 1959 and a 1907 edition of The Industrial School Gem (volume 18, no. 49, Nov. 16, 1907). Also includes undated photos of buildings and activities. The newsletter was published weekly; this edition includes a tribute to Mary C. Caldwell, wife of Superintendent Peter Caldwell, who died in 1907. It also includes poetry, departmental notes, short stories and school reports.