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    • Towers Theatre, Louisville, Kentucky, circa 1926.

    • Towers Theatre, Louisville, Kentucky, circa 1926.

    • Theaters; Motion picture theaters; Cultural facilities; Buildings; Advertisements; Signs (Notices); Eating & drinking facilities

    • Close-up view of entrance to the Towers Theatre (later Knox Theatre), located at 331 W. Oak Street, Louisville, Kentucky. Posters for films "Now Playing," "Padlocked" and "Mismates," indicate a date of 1926, although...
    • Hikes Graded School, Buechel, Kentucky.

    • Hikes Graded School, Buechel, Kentucky.

    • Schools; Buildings; Educational facilities

    • Exterior shot of Hikes Graded School, a two-story brick structure at 3819 Bardstown Road. Built in 1927 as an independent public grade school (grades 1-8), it joined the Jefferson County Public School system in 1950 and closed in 1975. It has...
    • Souvenir folder of Lynch, Kentucky.

    • Souvenir folder of Lynch, Kentucky.

    • Cityscapes; Mining; Churches; Streets; Hospitals; Orthodox churches; Schools; Department stores; Power plants; Catholic churches; Athletic fields; Methodist Episcopal churches; Hotels; Banks; Post offices; Buildings; United States Coal and Coke...

    • Souvenir folder of postcards from Lynch, Kentucky, in Harlan County. Lynch is a mining town and some of the views reflect that role: there are views of mine entrances. Also pictured are various churches, including a Greek Orthodox church, an...
    • Old South Meeting House, Boston, Mass.

    • Old South Meeting House, Boston, Mass.

    • Buildings; Streets; Old South Meeting House (Boston, Mass.); Historic buildings

    • Old South Meeting House in Boston, Massachusetts. The tall red building has a spire on top and a clock on the side. Other buildings and the street are also visible; there are cars in the street and pedestrians on the sidewalk. Text printed on verso...
    • Granite quarry, Barre, Vermont.

    • Granite quarry, Barre, Vermont.

    • Quarrying; Men; Stone quarrying

    • Men along walls of granite quarry in Barre, Vermont. Postage requirements date this card to before 1952; manufacturer's number indicates this card was probably produced in 1927. Number 25 in a series. Published by Lincoln-Lillie; printed by...
    • Souvenir of Hannibal, Mo. : Mark Twain's boyhood home.

    • Souvenir of Hannibal, Mo. : Mark Twain's boyhood home.

    • Monuments & memorials; Sculpture; Parks; Swimming pools; Swimmers; Courthouses; Railroad stations; Automobiles; Schools; Young Men's Christian associations; City & town halls; Hospitals; Waterfronts; Ships; Post offices; Dwellings; Railroad...

    • Souvenir postcard folder from Hannibal, Missouri. Many of the postcards relate to Mark Twain and his characters. There are three pictures of Twain's home, one featuring Twain himself standing in front of the house. Other images include the...
    • Morton Walker and Sam Fife.

    • Morton Walker and Sam Fife.

    • University of Louisville--Faculty; University of Louisville. Speed Scientific School; Deans (Education);

    • Morton Walker and Sam Fife at the University of Louisville. Morton Walker taught English in the Speed School beginning in 1946 until his retirement in 1974. He served as Acting Dean of Men, 1947-48 and as Dean of Men 1948-1952. He also served as a...
    • Library in Administration Building, University of Louisville, circa 1940s.

    • Library in Administration Building, University of Louisville, circa 1940s.

    • Libraries; University of Louisville--Students; Grawemeyer Hall (Louisville, Ky.); University of Louisville--Buildings;

    • Students work at long tables under the dome in what was is now called Grawemeyer Hall. The card catalog can be seen in the back of the room. The library was moved from Ford Hall into the Administration Building in 1927 and remained there until 1956...
    • L flag, University of Louisville.

    • L flag, University of Louisville.

    • Flags; University of Louisville;

    • According to Elizabeth Sherry of the class of 1927, the L flag was made in 1915. It was replaced in 1957 by the "Creese flag." Like the Creese Flag, the L flag was an unofficial flag, never having been recognized as official.
    • Gladiators and Lions.

    • Gladiators and Lions.

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Sports; Games; Contests; Entertaining; Entertainment; Fighting; Death; Men; Gladiators; Athletes; People associated with entertainment & sports; Armor; Helmets; Feathers; Shields; Spears; Arms & armament;...

    • Caption information: Gladiateurs et lions, 1927 / Gladiatori e leone / Huile sur toile [oil on canvas].
    • Composition with Three Figures (Neo-Cubist Academy).

    • Composition with Three Figures (Neo-Cubist Academy).

    • Paintings; Oil paintings; Fantasy; Allusions; Symbols; Sex; Relations between the sexes; Lust; Gays; Martyrs; Saints; People associated with religion; Sailors; Men; Women; Bathing beauties; Portraits; Self-portraits; Nudes; Muscles; Standing;...

    • "One of Dali's greatest paintings from the mid-1920s, not exhibited since 1927. The influence of Picasso is manifest. It develops the theme of Saint Sebastian that so fascinated Lorca [Federico García Lorca] and Dali." (Caption);...
    • Gods of the Modern World series, Modern Migration of the Spirit.

    • Gods of the Modern World series, Modern Migration of the Spirit.

    • Paintings; Murals; Men; Saints; People associated with religion; Clothing & dress; Beards; Wounds & injuries; Axes; Ruins; Destruction & pillage; Machinery; Sculpture; Buddhas; Columns; Architectural elements; Structural elements;...

    • Panel from Gods of the Modern World series. "Orozco moved closer to the Expressionists in spirit, at first working in the stylized, sculpturesque manner of [Ernst] Barlach, before later adopting the more dynamic and fluid forms of El Greco,...
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