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    • Zorn Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky, 1935.

    • Cities & towns; Cityscapes; Buildings; Streets
    • Zorn Avenue, looking north, Louisville, Kentucky. At the right of the photograph is a head on view of a road. Left of the road is an overgrown railroad track. Left of the track is a wide band of rocks in which two men are standing, one in shirt...
    • Southern belle tableau vivant.

    • Tableaux; Women; Gardens
    • Young woman wearing an antebellum dress is sitting on a bench in a garden. Kate Matthews frequently persuaded relatives and neighbors to pose in tableaux vivants, or living pictures, based on fairy tales, books, or poems. This appears to be one of...
    • Antebellum tableau vivant.

    • Tableaux; Women; Dwellings; Houses; Flowers
    • Young woman in an antebellum dress and bonnet is picking flowers outside the open windows of a home. On the oval print's lower right border is photographer Kate Matthews' signature and also in her handwriting "June, 1860". Given that Matthews was...
    • Fairy tale, the little goose girl.

    • Tableaux; Fairy tales; Girls; Geese; Streams
    • Young Iva Barbee drives a flock of geese down a creek bed in a reenactment of the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale "Everything in the Right Place." According to an inscription written by Kate Matthews on another print of this image (ULPA...
    • YMCA on West Chestnut Street, Louisville, Kentucky, 1930.

    • Buildings; Youth organizations; Young Men's Christian associations; African Americans
    • YMCA Colored Branch, Louisville, Kentucky. Three-story, narrow brick building with a three-section slanted roof of curved shingle. Stone fence at entrance and stone embellishments around the one front first floor window, which is wide and domed....
    • Coal miners, Echols, Kentucky, 1919.

    • Coal miners; Men; Hats; People
    • Workers from the Kentucky Coal & Coke Mine of Echols, Kentucky pose in front of a building. Most of them wear overalls and hats with lights attached and a number of them have a metal pail nearby which may hold their lunches. One man is smoking a...
    • Barge construction, circa 1926.

    • Barges; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • Worker attaches sheet metal to the hull frame of a barge on the grade at Howard Shipyard in Port Fulton (now Jeffersonville), Indiana. According to the photographer's notes, this is "Bahmann's S.A. Barge," probably one of two built for a South...
    • Sunnydale subdivision, Louisville, Kentucky, 1928.

    • African American men--Employment; Houses; Railroad tracks; Dwellings; Gates
    • Wooden gates with a tall horseshoe shape embedded into them stand on either side of the entrance to the Sunnydale subdivision under construction. Railroad tracks are visible in the ground in front of the gates. Two African American men appear to be...
    • Whiskey barrels, 1929.

    • Whiskey; Alcoholic beverages; Barrels
    • Wooden frames hold pairs of large staved barrels on their sides. The lid of one is stamped with the word "Whiskey." A wood-planked floor provides access to a long row of the barrels.
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Sheet 31-2.

    • Paint industry; Men; Boats; Missionaries; Seals (Insignia); Children; Carts & wagons; Animals; Indians of North America; Women; Military personnel; Uniforms; Soldiers; Hunting; Ladders; Public speaking; Carriages & coaches; Knights; Stores & shops
    • Woodcut prints of, from left to right starting at top left: "Wilson, Waters Co." banner over barrels reading "Snow White Zinc, White Lead, Linseed Oil, Putty, Double Boiled Linseed Oil," on platform reading "Wood's Chrome Green / Wood's Chrome...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Sheet 16-1.

    • Sierra Leone; Imperialism; Discovery & exploration; Men; Women; Animals; Central African Republic; Africa, Central; Big game hunting; Royalty; Lutes; Stringed instruments; Servants; Africa, West; Ships
    • Woodblock prints, all signed "Hartwell," from left to right starting at top left: Scene of Sierra-Leone, with black man pointing lion out to two white men holding guns; group of black men, overseen by white man in safari garb, rowing boat past...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Sheet 19-1.

    • Textbooks; Cityscapes; Steamboats; Children; Animals; Mansions; Houses; Seals (Insignia); Blacksmithing; Men; Women; Drugstores; Stores & shops; Servants
    • Woodblock prints of, from top to bottom starting at top left: title page for "Arithmetic adapted to the course of instruction academies & common schools by P. A. Towne John P. Morton & Co. Publishers Louisville, Ky."; skyline of a river city, with...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Sheet 31-3.

    • Children; Animals; Men; Play (Recreation); Toys; Campaigns & battles; Flowers; Trees; Buildings; Body parts; Military personnel; Reading; Indians of North America; Maps; Alphabets (Writing systems); People associated with religion
    • Woodblock prints of, from top to bottom starting at top left: rat and boy among plants; man in wide-brimmed hat, cape, and sash riding horse, holding onto long whip; boy spinning top while little girl watches; men battling with swords and guns...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Sheet 29-1.

    • Labels; Women; Children; Disasters; Animals; Buildings; Cupolas; Carriages & coaches; Knights; Dragons; Supernatural beings; Dragonflies; Pagodas; Kites
    • Woodblock prints of, from top to bottom starting at top left: Label for "Smith's Tonic Syrup or Vegetable Febrifuge Caution," signed "Jno. J. Smith Proprietor" and bordered by leaves and fleur de lis; dark image, possibly of fireplace (sideways);...
    • John P. Morton & Co. Woodblock Prints, Sheet 17-2.

    • Indians of North America; Missionaries; Prisoners; Men; Animals; Children; Maps; Discovery & exploration; Shipwrecks; Campaigns & battles; Soldiers; Uniforms; Military personnel
    • Woodblock prints of, from top to bottom starting at top left: indigenous man kneeling before group of white men, one holding a cross; person with horn around neck holding onto bars of window in what appears to be prison cell; men on horseback...

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