Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Dates: circa 1909-1969
Collection — Box 1
Content Description A scrapbook created by Harvey W. Carman, a member of the 302nd Fighter Squadron (part of the Army Air Forces 332nd Fighter Group), documenting his experiences in the European Theatre. The 332nd Fighter Group, along with the 477th Bombardment Group, were segregated African American units, and were also known as the Tuskegee Airmen. The 332nd Fighter Group was nicknamed the "Red Tails"; a brief typescript history of the 332nd Fighter Group is included with the scrapbook. The scrapbook includes...
Collection — Multiple Containers
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
Dates: 1893, circa 1950s
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents The collection includes two scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings. One concerns Louisville and Kentucky history, and is primarily comprised of clippings from the Louisville Courier-Journal and Times from the 1940s. The other scrapbook contains generic photographic clippings depicting images of wildlife, scenery, and similar subjects.There are also three photographs. One depicts students at the Second Ward school, circa 1909. Another shows Deer Park looking east, circa 1905. ...
Dates: circa 1885-1940's
Content Description Consists of two books of newspaper clippings relating to race relations in Louisville, Kentucky in the early 1960s. Many of the clippings relate specifically to the Louisville Human Relations Commission, but others describe or provide opinions on local and national events and situations. The primary focus is on Louisville, but there are articles on state-level legislation and other actions that affected civil rights. In addition to open housing and accomodations in restaurants, there are some...
Accession — Box 1
Dates: 1963-2002; Majority of material found within 1963-1977