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    • 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...
    • Rialto Theatre, Louisville, Kentucky, 1921.

    • Rialto Theatre (Louisville, Ky.); Theaters; Cultural facilities; Street railroad tracks; Cobblestone streets; Buildings; Motion picture theaters
    • Address: 616 S. Fourth Street, Louisville, Kentucky. A cobblestone road with trolley tracks runs in front of the Rialto Theatre. The entryway to the theater includes an inset, multi-story area with a ticket booth and decorative tile flooring. The...
    • Majestic Theatre, Louisville, Kentucky, 1922.

    • Majestic Theatre (Louisville, Ky.); Theaters; Buildings; Electric lighting; Cultural facilities
    • Address: 618 S. Fourth Street, Louisville, Kentucky. The Majestic Theatre is shown lit up at night. The marquee advertises "Mysterious Rider" above the multi-story entry. Above the ticket booth is a lit sign reading, "Popular prices Matinee 25...
    • Residences, Louisville, Kentucky, 1929.

    • Dwellings; Houses; Buildings; Streets
    • A row of vehicles is parked along the curb in front of two residences, probably in Louisville, Kentucky. The street is partially brick and has trolley tracks. The two residences are very similar styles with elaborate ironwork creating a canopy for...
    • Brown Hotel interior, Louisville, Kentucky, 1932.

    • Hotels; Interiors; Dining Rooms & spaces; Brown Hotel (Louisville, Ky.)
    • Located at the northeast corner of Fourth Street and Broadway in Louisville, Kentucky, the Brown Hotel dining room shows the opulence of the hotel. Rows of tables with white tablecloths line the room. Each table has two to four wood chairs. The...
    • Adath Jeshurun Temple, Louisville, Kentucky, 1921.

    • Temples; Domes; Religious facilities; Historic buildings; Buildings
    • Address: 757 S. Brook Street, Louisville, Kentucky. James J. Gaffney designed this building, with its terra cotta dome, tile mosaics, and elaborate brickwork, for congregation Adath Jeshurun. The first service there was on July 5, 1919. The...
    • Lucy Ainslie of Louisville, Kentucky, 1923.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women
    • Portrait of Lucy Ainslie wearing an elaborate dress and holding a fan, her hair is done up with a bow. Lucy Virginia Ainslie was later married to Everett Crawley. She is the granddaughter of Albert Ainslie and Lucy Virginia Gonterman Ainslie. The...
    • Elizabeth Cobb Brody in circus attire, 1932.

    • Portraits; Women; Costumes; Horses; Circus performers
    • Elizabeth Cobb Brody, daughter of author/actor Irvin S. Cobb, sitting atop a white horse, wearing an elaborate costume. Stamped on back of image: May 17, 1932; Acme NewsPictures. Attached to back: Seeking material for a new book, daughter of Irvin...
    • Emma Guy Cromwell of Frankfort, Kentucky.

    • Portraits; Women; Government officials
    • Portrait of Emma Guy Cromwell, who served as Secretary of State of Kentucky from 1924-1928. She is wearing an elaborate velvet textured dress and long necklace, clutching it with both hands. The photograph has been creased in the top corner and...
    • Catherine Dale Owen.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women; Actresses
    • Portrait of Catherine Dale Owen born in Louisville, Kentucky. She is wearing her hair short with finger curls and an elaborate coat with fur-trimmed collar. The photograph has spots of discoloration. Handwritten on back of image: Actress. Stamped...
    • Olga Schulte of Louisville, Kentucky, 1922.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women; Brides; Wedding clothing & dress
    • Bridal portrait of Olga (Mrs. William) Schulte of Louisville, Kentucky, holding an elaborate bouquet. The photograph has yellow discoloration from age. Stamped on back of image: credit, John T. Berry (Louisville photographer); March 9, 1922.
    • Nell Walker Shacklette of Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women; Clubwomen
    • Portrait of Nell Walker (Mrs. Charles L.) Shacklette of Louisville, Kentucky wearing an elaborate hat. Crop marks frame her face, and the photograph has discolored from age. Handwritten on bottom, front of image: (credit) Standiford Studio...
    • Estelle Wehle of Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Women; Clubwomen
    • Portrait of clubwoman Estelle (Mrs. Edwin H.) Wehle of Louisville, Kentucky, wearing an elaborate hat. The photograph is damaged along the edges and discolored from age. Handwritten on back of image: credit, The Cusick Studio (Louisville).
    • Loews Theater, Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Buildings; Cultural facilities; Theaters
    • Mezzanine lounge at Loews Theater on Fourth Street between Broadway and Chestnut, Louisville, Kentucky. View includes part of a carpeted, curvy interior room situated in front of a partition mostly encompassed by two archways and one rectangular...

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