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    • Bardstown Road at Highland Avenue, Louisville, Kentucky, 1921.

    • Advertising; Stores & shops; Show windows; Street railroad tracks; Automobiles; Utility poles; Louisville Gas and Electric Company; Buildings; Transportation
    • Written on the front of the photograph is, "January - 10 - 1921, Louisville Gas & Electric Co., Bardstown Road at Highland Ave. looking South - showing all lines moved to Southwest side of street." Utility poles line the sidewalk along the street...
    • Antiphonary, France, 15th century, fragment.

    • Antiphonaries--Illustrations; Gregorian chants--Illustrations; Music--Manuscripts--France; Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval--France; Manuscripts, Medieval
    • Leaf from a fifteenth century French antiphonary, representing a segment of text related to the Feast of the Crown of Thorns. Also called an antiphonal or antiphoner, an antiphonary collects portions of psalms and hymns sung during liturgies or...
    • Kate Matthews (1870-1956) Collection

    • Art and photography; Johnston, Annie F. (Annie Fellows), 1863-1931. Little Colonel series; Pewee Valley (Ky.)--Social life and customs--Pictorial works; Photograph albums; Portrait photographs; Tableaux; Upper class families--Kentucky--Pewee...
    • 431 items by pioneering woman photographer Kate Matthews, of Pewee Valley, Kentucky. Best known for her photographs depicting characters in the Little Colonel series of children's books written by her friend and neighbor Annie Fellows Johnston,...
    • Whipple Motor Co., Louisville, Kentucky, 1933.

    • Automobile service stations; Automobile dealerships; Automobiles; Buildings; Signs (Notices); Transportation
    • Address: 2023 Dixie Highway, Louisville, Kentucky. The Whipple Motor Co. is shown with cars parked around it, some with "For Sale" written on the front window. Two gas pumps are visible on the left and the main office and garage are on the right....
    • Franklin automobile with advertising, Louisville, Kentucky, 1923.

    • Automobiles; Men; Monuments & memorials; Louisville Free Public Library; Buildings; Transportation; Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
    • A Franklin automobile is shown with four men in it. The top is down for the picture, but the road appears icy and a little bit of snow appears at the base of the statue of Abraham Lincoln at the side of the Louisville Free Public Library at 301...
    • Hudson 6-40 HP  Claude C. Matlack 1914.

    • Automobiles; Public libraries; Signs (Notices); Louisville Free Public Library
    • An automobile parked in front of the Louisville Free Public Library. A small flag on the hood of the car reads: Matlack Lighting Fixtures. Written across the bottom border of the print: Hudson 6-40 HP Claude C. Matlack 1914. See ULPA 1982.01.552.p...
    • Hudson 6-40 HP  Claude C. Matlack 1914.

    • Automobiles; Public libraries; Signs (Notices); Louisville Free Public Library
    • An automobile parked in front of the Louisville Free Public Library. A small flag on the hood of the car reads: Matlack Lighting Fixtures. Written across the bottom border of the print: Hudson 6-40 HP Claude C. Matlack 1914. See ULPA 1982.01.551.p...
    • Kentucky Hotel bar, Louisville, Kentucky, 1937.

    • Bars; Hotels; Eating & drinking facilities; People; Murals
    • Address: Fifth and Walnut Street (now Muhammad Ali Boulevard), Louisville, Kentucky. Three men stand behind the bar at the Kentucky Hotel. Each wears a white jacket and apron as well as a collared shirt and tie. The bar is shiny dark wood and has...
    • Louisville Colonels, 1939.

    • Baseball players; Athletes; Group portraits; Parkway Field (Louisville, Ky.)
    • Members of 1939 Louisville Colonels baseball team, Parkway Field, Louisville, Kentucky. Written on bottom of mounted print: "The Louisville Colonels, 1939; R.G. Potter Collection; Standing-Bill Burwell (Manager) & Jim Weaver (Pitcher); Seated-Paul...
    • May.

    • Birthday cards; Gems; Violets; Jewelry; Symbols
    • Bouquet of violets and an emerald stick pin. Also written on the card: "Emerald, success in love" and "Violet, love-faithfulness." Postmarked 1909 on verso.
    • Book of Hours, France, early 16th century, fragment.

    • Book of Hours--France--Illustrations; Illumination of books and manuscripts--France--Renaissance, 1450 - 1600
    • Leaf from a Book of Hours, a book used for private prayers, written by hand on a sheet printed with woodblock borders. The Book of Hours originally including this leaf was made in Paris around 1524. The leaf is from a supplemental section, the...
    • Manuscript, blank leaf, 15th century, fragment.

    • Books and manuscripts, Medieval
    • A fifteenth century scribe prepared this blank leaf made of animal skin by marking 19 straight lines before writing a text. Animal skin was still being used for many books during this time, although paper was known in Europe by the fourteenth...
    • Young Men's Christian Association hexathlon group, 1921.

    • Boys; Basketball players; Group portraits; Basketball; People; Young Men's Christian associations; Gymnasiums
    • Forty-three young men pose beneath a basketball hoop. According to the invoice for this photograph, they belong to the Young Men's Christian Association hexathlon group. Most wear sleeveless tops, shorts, and lace-up shoes. Some wear plain white or...
    • Breviary, England, mid 13th century, fragment.

    • Breviaries--England--lllustrations; Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval--England; Manuscripts, Medieval; Illuminations 1200-1500
    • Leaf from a book used for daily prayers by a monk or other person living in a religious community, probably in England. The book was written in the thirteenth century on animal skin since paper was not used at that time. The text is from an...
    • Beargrass ck impr'v'mnt.

    • Bridges; Stone bridges; Streams; Floods; Floods--Kentucky--Louisville
    • Curved portion of Beargrass Creek leading to a stone bridge with billboards on the road above. The creek has water in it. A car is parked next to the bridge. Part of an improvement project to the creek. Written on image: O.R.F.-63. 11:30 A.M.

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