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    • Oral history interview with William Ealy.

    • African American journalists; African American politicians; African American newspapers; African Americans; Politics & government; Politicians; Race relations; Democratic Party (Ky.); Mammoth Life and Accident Insurance Co. (Louisville, Ky.);...
    • Interview with William J. Ealy, Louisville newspaperman and political activist. This interview was conducted on August 5 and 22, 1977 by Dwayne Cox of the University of Louisville Oral History Center. Mr. Ealy discusses his early life and education...
    • Oral history interview with Charles H. Parrish, Jr.

    • African Americans; African Americans--Education; African Americans--Social conditions; African American college teachers; African American educators; African American newspapers; Integration; Segregation in education; Race relations; Baptists;...
    • Oral history interview conducted with sociologist Charles H. Parrish, Jr. on December 1 and 14, 1976 and February 21, 1977 by Dwayne Cox and William Morison. Dr. Parrish discusses his father, Charles H. Parrish, Sr., who was a Baptist minister and...
    • Oral history interview with Steward Pickett.

    • 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...
    • Oral history interview with Frances Smith.

    • African Americans; African American churches; African American single mothers ; African American teenage mothers; Nursing homes; Nursing home administrators; People's Baptist Church (Louisville, Ky.); Single mothers; Teenage marriage; Teenage...
    • Oral history interview conducted on May 9, 1979 with Frances Smith by Mary Bobo. Mrs. Smith, a former nursing home owner and administrator discusses her childhood in Russellville, Kentucky, moving to Louisville at age twelve to tend to an aunt,...
    • Residence using Hart furnace, 1925.

    • Apartment houses; Dwellings; Buildings
    • A long brick building with three entrances is shown with patches of snow on the ground and immature trees planted in front that have lost their leaves. This may be an apartment building. The windows are square and evenly placed. There are stairs...
    • Infantry barracks, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.

    • Barracks--American; Buildings; Streets
    • Row of identical red brick buildings with small porches and balconies. The street that runs in front of them is lined with small trees. These are residential buildings for soldiers at Ft. Leavenworth. Published by the Post Exchange, Ft. Leavenworth...
    • Christmas greetings.

    • Birds; Holly; Christmas cards
    • Bird sitting on holly limb with a golden disk in the background. Postage requirements date this card to before 1952; it likely dates to the early 20th century.
    • University of Louisville, Downtown Center.

    • Buildings; University of Louisville--Buildings;
    • This facility appears to have closed sometime in 1991. The downtown campus began as an effort to appeal to the Louisville business community. Classes and seminars were offered throughout the day from January, 1986 until its closure. The university...
    • Christmas greetings.

    • Christmas cards; Santa Claus; Holly
    • Santa Claus looks out from a frame of holly. The holly has a red bow at the bottom. Postage information dates this card to before 1952; it appears to date from the early 20th century.
    • Merry Christmas.

    • Christmas cards; Santa Claus; Stars; Holly; Bells; Toys
    • Santa Claus framed in a six-pointed star and holly. There is a bell hanging from the holly. Santa is dressed in a clock with fur trimmed sleeves and white mittens. He holds toys, including a jester doll. Postage requirements date this card to...
    • Leonard Brecher Tobacco & Chewing Gum Card Collection

    • Cigarette cards; Baseball; Baseball players
    • The Leonard Brecher Tobacco and Chewing Gum Card Collection contains 154 digital images of baseball cards from the early 20th century. Tobacco, candy, and chewing gum companies printed trade cards or advertising cards to include with their...
    • City Hall, Kansas City, Mo.

    • City & town halls; City Hall (Kansas City, Mo.)
    • City hall in Kansas City, Missouri, a multi-story Richardsonian Romanesque brick-and-stone building with many turrets and gables. Some of the roof points are embellished with crosses. Two horse-drawn carriages stand in front of the building, on the...
    • City Hall, Louisville, Ky.

    • City & town halls; City Hall (Louisville, Ky.)
    • City Hall in Louisville, Kentucky, at the turn of the 20th century. The clock tower is fully visible, as are a few neighboring buildings and the street. Appears to date to the turn of the 20th century.
    • Cotton compress, Oklahoma City, Okla.

    • Cotton; Cotton industry; Men
    • Stacks of cotton baled for shipping. A man stands on a pile of bales. There are industrial buildings in the background. Text printed on verso reads, "Oklahoma City is the capital of the recently created state of Oklahoma. It is the principal city...
    • Court house, Kansas City, Kans.

    • Courthouses
    • Courthouse in Kansas City, Kansas. A multi-story red brick building with a dome-topped tower. There is a sort of "widow's walk" on top of the tower. A few figures are visible on the sidewalk around the courthouse and there are horse-drawn vehicles...
    • Easter greetings.

    • Easter cards; Bells; Flowers
    • Four pink bells with pink, red and white flowers. "Easter series A.C." printed on verso. Postage requirements date this card to before 1952; styling dates it to the early 20th century.
    • Easter greetings.

    • Easter cards; Chickens; Birds; Eggs; Nests; Women; Landscapes (Representations)
    • Young woman reclining and hen with chicks hatching from eggs. There is a nest with more eggs near the chicken. The young woman faces the viewer; her lower body is covered by a red drape, and her upper body is nude but partially covered by flowers....
    • Joyous Easter.

    • Easter cards; Chickens; Rabbits; Eggs; Nests; Flowers
    • Two rabbits and a hen. The hen runs from a nest full of eggs. One of the rabbits stands (on its hind legs) by the nest; the other looks over a fence at the hen. The card is also decorated with pink flowers. Postage requirements date this card to...

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