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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Bess Mathis postcard scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1998_006-UA
Content Description This scrapbook contains approximately 210 picture postcards mainly depicting local and U.S. scenes, with a few European scenes as well. The cards were primarily addressed to Bess or Bessie Mathis. Others were also addressed to Mrs. Henry Mathis, Miss Butchie Mathis, and Mrs. Ruth Burton. There were apparently family relationships between all these people, as they resided at the same addresses in Louisville. One card also indicated they lived at one time in Taylorsville. The...
Dates: 1906-1924

Newton P. Owen postcard collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2006_003-UA
Content Description The Newton Owen Postcard Collection represents nearly a century in the life and travels of an extended Kentucky family. The earliest cards date to the late 19th century, and while the bulk of the collection dates to the period 1900-1940, there are postcards dating to the 1980s as well. It consists of 781 cards, including travel postcards and greeting cards of many different kinds.The Newton Owen Postcard Collection consists of postcards collected by the Bayne, Foell, and Owen...
Dates: circa 1890-1980