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    • Nadja, circa 1933.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Entertainers; Women
    • Portrait of burlesque star known as "Nadja." She wears her hair parted in the middle, long earrings, thin eyebrows, and dark lipstick. Nadja performed numerous times at the Gaiety Theater in Louisville before it was destroyed by fire in 1936....
    • Beargrass ck impr'v'mnt.

    • Bridges; Stone bridges; Streams; Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville
    • Curved portion of Beargrass Creek leading to a stone bridge with billboards on the road above. The creek has water in it. A car is parked next to the bridge. Part of an improvement project to the creek. Written on image: O.R.F.-63. 11:30 A.M.
    • Nora Kirch of Louisville, Kentucky, 1929.

    • Portraits; Women; Business people
    • Nora Kirch of Louisville, Kentucky sitting at her desk, holding a pencil. The photograph has several torn edges, cracks, and spots of discoloration. Attached to back of image: Business Women of Louisville Photographed at their Desks. Stamped on...
    • Gilbert Douglas, circa 1914.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Portrait of performer Gilbert Douglas in three-quarter profile, wearing a suit jacket and polka-dot bow tie. Born circa 1881 in England, he likely performed in "Peg o' My Heart" at Macauley's Theatre on February 9 - 14, 1914. He died on November...
    • Flood 1937 [general].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Streets; Street maintenance & repair
    • Sinkhole in the middle of a street lined by houses. Labeled time is 11:35. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky. Original negative is deteriorated.
    • Flood 1937 [general].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Streets; Sidewalks; Men; Children
    • Men and children stand on the street next to a broken sidewalk with scattered bricks. Labeled time is 11:55. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky. Original negative is...
    • Flood 1937 [general].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Streets; Buildings; Houses; Sheds; Men; Debris
    • A man stands next to a shed, with his arm leaning against the side, in a field surrounded by debris. A flooded street is behind him. Labeled time is 11:55. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of...
    • Flood 1937 [residential].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Construction; Hoisting machinery
    • Metal scaffolding and construction equipment surrounded by water. Labeled time is 11:00. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky. Original negative is deteriorated.
    • Flood 1937 [residential].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Bridges; Pedestrian bridges; Streets; Buildings; Stores & shops; Houses; Men
    • Elevated wooden bridges on the sidewalks next to a dry brick street. Houses are to the left, and businesses, including a Gulf gas station, are on the right. A group of men stand on the corner. Labeled time is 11:05. Image is stamped Ohio River...
    • Flood 1937 [residential].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Streets; Buildings; Stores & shops
    • Flooded intersection with water at the first floor or above of stores and other buildings. Labeled time is 11:25. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky. Original negative is...
    • Flood 1937 [residential].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Bridges; Pedestrian bridges; Streets; Buildings
    • People walk on a wooden pedestrian bridge above the flooded land and buildings to the right. Labeled time is 11:15. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky. Original negative is...
    • Flood 1937 [residential].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Buildings; Industrial facilities
    • View from a hill of water surrounded the Klempner Brothers office and other buildings. Labeled time is 11:45. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky. Original negative is...
    • Flood 1937 [general].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Buildings; Houses
    • View from a muddy bank of a flooded creek or river with houses on the opposite shore. Labeled time is 11:05. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky.
    • Flood 1937 [general].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Buildings; Houses
    • Partially submerged houses along the banks of a flooded creek or river. Labeled time is 11:00. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky.
    • Flood 1937 [general].

    • Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Buildings; Houses
    • View from the top of a hill of houses below at the edge of a flooded creek or river. Labeled time is 11:20. Image is stamped Ohio River Flood January - February 1937 by Commissioners of Sewerage of Louisville, Ky.

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