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    • Auditorium, Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Auditorium, Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Auditoriums; Theaters; Cultural facilities; Buildings

    • Ampitheatre Auditorium in Louisville, Kentucky, built by William F. Norton Jr. in 1889 from material salvaged from the Southern Exposition, and razed in 1904 following Norton's death in 1903. Handwritten on mounted print: "Auditorium, S.W....
    • Haymarket looking N.W. from Brook & Pearl.

    • Haymarket looking N.W. from Brook & Pearl.

    • Markets; Farm produce; Carts & wagons; Carriages & coaches

    • Open Haymarket area where farmers sold fresh produce, meat, and other goods from their horse-drawn carriages in Louisville, Kentucky. Photograph is a little discolored from age. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "R.G. Potter, Collection,...
    • Streetcar at car barn, Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Streetcar at car barn, Louisville, Kentucky.

    • Street railroads; Railroad employees; Men; Beer gardens; Beer

    • Trolley number 270, Fourth Avenue, Main St. to Central Park written on the sides; uniformed employees stand near front of streetcar, while four men stand on tracks, one drinking from a bucket. Handwritten on bottom edge of mounted print:...
    • Alamo Theatre.

    • Alamo Theatre.

    • Theaters; Motion picture theaters; Cultural facilities; Buildings; Interiors

    • Interior of Alamo Theatre (movie theatre in Louisville, Kentucky), photographed from back of theater. The theater was razed circa 1930. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "Alamo Theatre; R.G. Potter Collection; Alamo Theater 441-443 So....
    • Main Street from 7th St. East.

    • Main Street from 7th St. East.

    • Streets; Carts & wagons; Carriages & coaches; Pedestrians; Buildings

    • Drawing of Louisville, Kentucky's Main Street looking east from corner of Seventh Street, with horse-drawn carriages and people in street. Title written on bottom of mounted print; handwritten beneath that: "R.G. Potter Collection; 1883."
    • Jefferson County Jail, 1895.

    • Jefferson County Jail, 1895.

    • Prisons; Buildings; People

    • Jefferson County Jail in Louisville, Kentucky as it appeared in 1895. Men standing along sidewalk in front of building. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "R.G. Potter Collection; Jefferson County Jail, 1895."
    • Churchill Downs flooded, Louisville, Kentucky, 1937.

    • Churchill Downs flooded, Louisville, Kentucky, 1937.

    • Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Floods; Disasters; Churchill Downs (Louisville, Ky. : Racetrack); Rowing

    • Two men row a raft through flooded street in front of Churchill Downs racetrack during 1937 Flood. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "R.G. Potter, Collection / University [crossed out] of Louisville Trustees [crossed out] / During the...
    • Broadway looking east from Shelby, 1937.

    • Broadway looking east from Shelby, 1937.

    • Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Floods; Disasters; Streets; Buildings; Utility poles

    • Flooded commercial street in downtown Louisville, Kentucky during the 1937 Ohio River flood. Buildings on either side of street as well as trees and utility poles are nearly submerged under water. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "R.G....
    • Charles S. Potter and Anna Potter, 1881.

    • Charles S. Potter and Anna Potter, 1881.

    • Portraits; Boys; Girls; Children

    • Eight-year-old Charles S. Potter leans on a table beside older sister Anna Potter, aged 11, in this studio portrait. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "R.G. Potter - Collection; Charles S. Potter (8) and sister Anna (11) in 1881 visit...
    • LG&E's Hydroelectric Plant on Shippingport Island 1937.

    • LG&E's Hydroelectric Plant on Shippingport Island 1937.

    • Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Floods; Disasters; Hydroelectric power; Power plants; Industrial facilities; Public utility companies; Louisville Gas and Electric Company

    • Man wearing a coat and hat looks out to Louisville Gas & Electric's flooded Hydroelectric Plant on Shippingport Island in the Ohio River, during the 1937 Flood. Handwritten on bottom of mounted print: "R.G. Potter, Collection; LG&E's...
    • City Hospital.

    • City Hospital.

    • Hospitals; Health care facilities; Buildings; Lawns

    • Side view of front lawn of Louisville City Hospital. Handwritten on bottom edge of mounted print: "R.G. Potter Collection. City Hospital. Original hospital opened in 1823 at 323 East Chestnut, cost $16,000 / Capacity 50 beds, with several...
    • Fourth & Main Sts. 1937.

    • Fourth & Main Sts. 1937.

    • Floods--Kentucky--Louisville; Floods--Ohio River; Floods; Disasters; Streets; Buildings; People; Boats

    • Bird's-eye view of 4th and Main Streets in downtown Louisville, Kentucky, during the 1937 Flood, showing the Ohio River flooding onto Fourth Street. A crowd of people gathers at the intersection to witness the flooding. Handwritten on bottom of...
    • Levee & Ohio River Bridge.

    • Levee & Ohio River Bridge.

    • Steamboats; Railroad bridges; Waterfronts; Levees

    • Ohio River bridge and levee, with steamboat at dock and people working and milling along shoreline. Written on image: "Published & Copyrighted, 1883, by Wittemann Bros., 45 Murray St., New York.; Louis Glaser, Leipzig; Levee & Ohio...
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