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  • Description: MAID
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    • The Union Maid.

    • Women labor union members; Women labor union members--United States; Labor union members; International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace, and Agricultural Implement Workers of America; International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union; Amalgamated...
    • Miriam Gobstoob Canter [...], Chicago, Illinois 60615. Daughter and daughter-in-law of union leaders. Brought up in a union family and mother of children who are either union members or union-minded. 'I'll never cross a picket line, nor will I ever...
    • Elaine, lily maid of Astolat.

    • Tableaux; Boatmen; Women; Dead persons; Poetry
    • Mary Johnston as Elaine and a boatman in a reenactment of Tennyson's poem, "Lily Maid of Astolat." A handwritten inscription by someone other than the photographer says that the boatman is Kate Matthews, but an article in "The Louisville...
    • ISLAND MAID, 1929 - 1932.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Fires; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • ISLAND MAID, a stern-wheel excursion boat with wood hull (190 ft. x 36 ft. x 5 ft.), was originally built by Howard as G.W. HILL in 1909. In 1923, she was sold to Coney Island Co. in Cincinnati, Ohio and renamed ISLAND MAID. After a fire in spring...
    • My pretty maid.

    • Tableaux; Nursery rhymes; Milkmen & milkwomen; Cows; Farms
    • Although not identified, this young girl probably represents the milkmaid in the nursery rhyme, "Where Are You Going My Pretty Maid?" In the rhyme, she responds," I'm going a-milking sir." Title supplied by cataloger.
    • Bardstown Road, Louisville, Kentucky, 1926.

    • Stores & shops; Streets; Automobiles; Buildings; Transportation
    • Address: 2400 block of Bardstown Road. Vehicles park along the muddy edge of Bardstown Road. Utility lines trace along either side of the street. A row of businesses is separated from the paved street by a dirt expanse of several feet. The business...
    • Frankfort Avenue looking east, Louisville, Kentucky, 1923.

    • Street railroads; Street railroad tracks; Grocery stores; Stores & shops; Cleaning establishments
    • Inscription on the photograph says, "Frankfort Ave. looking east from Hite Ave. showing lines after consolidation with C.T. & T. Co." Several storefronts are visible along Frankfort, including The Quaker Maid grocery and a branch of Swiss Cleaner &...
    • A & P store, Louisville, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Stores & shops; Buildings; Cobblestone streets; Street railroad tracks; Men
    • A sign advertising the Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co. - Quaker Maid Unit hangs on the side of this brick building at the corner of Barbee and Preston Streets. A cobblestone street with streetcar tracks embedded in it runs in front of the store....
    • A & P store, Louisville, Kentucky, 1928.

    • Stores & shops; Buildings; Cobblestone streets; Street railroad track
    • A sign advertising the Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co. - Quaker Maid Unit hangs on the side of this brick building at the corner of Barbee and Preston Streets. A cobblestone street with streetcar tracks embedded in it runs in front of the store.
    • Group of men, 1928.

    • Group portraits; Men; Tables
    • A group portrait of unidentified men wearing suits and ties sitting at two wooden tables pulled together in a small room. An International Harvester calendar is hanging on the wall.
    • Appliance showroom, Louisville, Kentucky, 1920.

    • Showrooms; Vacuum cleaners; Sewing machines; Sales personnel; Advertising; Stores & shops; Men; People
    • A man stands near a table with a Hoover vacuum cleaner on it. To the right is a cut-out advertisement of a woman in a maid's uniform. In front of the cut-out is a vacuum. The table in the left foreground holds a Westinghouse sewing machine. The...
    • G.W. HILL, 1909.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Ship trials; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • G.W. HILL, a stern-wheel packet with wood hull (190 ft. x 36 ft. x 5 ft.), was built at Howard in 1909. Owned by G. W. Hill, the boat operated in the St. Louis -Calhoun County area initially and, after being converted to an excursion boat, on the...
    • DUFFY, 1921 - 1932.

    • Stern wheelers; Tugboats; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • DUFFY, a stern-wheel towboat with steel hull (125 ft. x 25 ft. x 4.6 ft.), was built at Howard in 1921. Owned by Ohio River Sand Company in Louisville, Kentucky, DUFFY operated in the Louisville area. The Duffy became a familiar sight in...
    • Curtain call on stage.

    • Theatrical productions; Stages (Platforms); Actors; Actresses; Costumes
    • Curtain call on stage following a performance (presumably the one depicted in Image Number ULPA 1980.20.1142). The set is inside a stone building with bars on the windows and a single cot, and the cast includes seven men (five wearing long jackets,...
    • Annie Leslie.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing
    • Full-length portrait of actress Annie Leslie in what appears to be a maid's costume. She is standing in front of a tree, with a country scene on the backdrop. She wears a short-sleeve dress with a tight black bodice and a lighter-colored,...
    • Christie McDonald Jefferson.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actresses; Women; Costumes; Posing
    • Three-quarter length character portrait of Christie McDonald Jefferson seated, wearing an oversize hat and elaborate off-the-shoulder dress. An equally elaborate cape is draped behind her on the chair. Canadian actress Christie McDonald was born...
    • Ernestine Schumann-Heink, circa 1905.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Opera singers; Women; Costumes; Posing
    • Full-length character portrait of Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink in costume as a maid (wearing a long dress with apron and scullery hat). Born Ernestine (Tini) Rössler in Lieben (near Prague), Austria on June 15, 1861, the contralto and...

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