Views of a portion of Beargrass Creek and signs of flooding in fields and near trees at the base of a hill with buildings above. Construction materials are near the creek. Part of an improvement project to the creek.
Construction machinery on site near Beargrass Creek. Muddy fields are torn up with tracks. Men stand near equipment. Views of some flooding at the base of a hill with buildings above. Part of an improvement project to the creek.
On the morning of August 4, 2009, record-breaking rains fell in central Louisville and surrounding counties between 7 am and 10 am EDT, with reported hourly rainfall rates as high as 8.83 inches. The Louisville Free Public Library's main branch and...
According to the photographer's notes, this is "Albert Holmes' house & motor April 1, 1913 flood". A boat is tied between the flooded house and a telephone pole. In the 1910 census, Albert Holmes was living on Market Street in...
Three men stand amid debris including barrels, tree branches, and other garbage next to the ramp of the Municipal Bridge, also known as the Second Street Bridge and George Rogers Clark Bridge, behind a brick building at Main Street.
Brick building, the National Distillers' Sunnybrook or Sunny Brook plant on 28th Street side, with water about halfway up a doorway. A dark diagonal line near the top of the building indicates how deep the water was. Copy photograph.
Stone building submerged in water from the 1937 flood up to near the top of a doorway at the National Distillers' Sunnybrook or Sunny Brook plant. A taller brick building is in the background. Copy photograph.