African Americans; African Americans--Education; Boy Scouts of America; Elderly poor; Floods--Ohio River; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; National Council of Senior Citizens; Senior House; Senior centers; Scouting (Youth activity); Urban elderly;...
Oral history interviews conducted with Mr. Steward Pickett on May 23, June 4, and June 25, 1979 by Mary Bobo. Mr. Pickett, a retired assistant Boy Scout executive and board member of Senior House, talks about his family, growing up on an...
Military personnel; Women; War work; Entertaining; National Jewish Welfare Board
Activities and events at the Jewish Welfare Board for soldiers. Images include men sleeping on cots, dances and entertainment in an auditorium, soldiers sitting with young women, soldiers standing around a desk with an older woman, and soldiers and...
Telephone companies; Employees; Women; War work; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964
Three women stand next to each other. The woman in the center holds a check and the women on either side of her look towards the check in her hands. The check is made out to General Douglass MacArthur.
Telephone companies; Employees; Men; Women; War work
Large group of people, mainly women but with some men and at least one child, in rows against a wall with two American flags hanging behind them. A board with a Red Cross symbol and items of clothing hanging from it is to the side of the group.
Telephone companies; Employees; Men; Women; First aid; Banquets; War work
Four rows of dining table with women and some men sitting at them. A fifth table is against the back wall with a United States flag and Red Cross symbols on the wall. Address: Canary Cottage, 621 South 4th Street, Louisville, Kentucky.