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University of Louisville -- Presidents

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 25 Collections and/or Records:

Board of Trustees Presidential Search Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: 2018_048
Brief Description of the Collection

Records of the University of Louisville's Presidential Search Committee. Records include proposal from search firm Fink and Associates, list of desirable characteristics of a future president, community comments, feedback received during listening tours, procedures, interview schedule, and talking points for announcement of new president Neeli Bendapudi.

Dates: 2017-2018

Board of Trustees presidential search records

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1997_071-UA

Davidson Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: 1981_112-UA
Scope and Contents This collection includes materials documenting the life and career of Philip Grant Davidson, Jr. as well as the entire Davidson extended family. There are journals, correspondence and writings by Davidson, his parents, his sister, his wife and some of her family members, their children, and various other relations. They are divided into 6 series. Philip Grant Davidson served as the twelfth president of University of Louisville from 1951 to 1968. These papers include correspondence from...
Dates: 1888-1996

Donald Swain materials

 Unprocessed Material — Box 1
Identifier: 2008_139-UA

Arthur Younger Ford papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1998_155-UA
Content Description

This collection contains the letters, clippings, scrapbooks, speeches, and diaries concerning the life of A.Y. Ford. The collection begins with Ford's student days at Brown University (circa 1883), and covers primarily his work as a Louisville journalist, businessman, and university president. Accession 1998-155 added miscellaneous photographs, printed material, diary pages, and correspondence of Arthur Ford, Salem Ford, and Mrs. Salem Ford.

Dates: 1873-1983; Majority of material found within 1883-1926

Raymond A. Kent papers

 Collection
Identifier: 2004_068-UA
Scope and Contents

This collection consists mainly of correspondence, both outgoing and incoming, on a variety of topics including Dr. Kent's academic career, issues related to education, and the war in Europe. The collection includes correspondence with Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis, Bernard Flexner, Senators Alben Barkley and Albert Chandler, and a letter from President Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Dates: 1923-1943 (bulk 1929-1943)

Samuel Smith Nicholas' Bible

 Collection
Identifier: 2022_068
Content Description

Holy Bible belonging to Samuel Smith Nicholas, the first president of the University of Louisville. Nicholas served 1846-1847. The Bible includes a list of the children of George and Mary Nicholas, Samuel Smith Nicholas' parents.

Dates: 1828

Office of the President administrative files

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 1997_017-UA

Office of the President administrative files

 Unprocessed Material — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2015_005-UA

Office of the President correspondence (Accession 2017-010)

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: 2017_010
Dates: Majority of material found within 2010-2016