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    • Veils series, Blue Veil.

    • Abstract (fine arts style); Color-field; Post-painterly Abstraction; Modern (styles and periods); Modernist
    • "In Louis's enormous 'veils' of the 1950s the physical operations of pouring paint or tilting a canvas so that the paint floods down it are powerfully implied." (Caption, p.28); "[Clement] Greenberg's conception of 'Modernism' as synonymous with...
    • Illumined Pleasures.

    • Surrealist; Modern (styles and periods); Modernist
    • "One of Dali's most Freudian paintings. Indeed, the elderly gentleman helping the lady in distress seems to be Freud himself, borrowed from [Max] Ernst's Pietà or Revolution by Night." (Caption); "Illumined Pleasures is one Dali's works that most...
    • I Love You.

    • Young British Art; Contemporary
    • "There was a lyrical quality to Hirst's use of butterflies' lifecycles, both in the 1991 installation In and Out of Love, and the related 1994-5 series of paintings, of which I Love You forms part." (Caption, p.231); "By contrast to [Richard]...
    • Lawrence Barrett.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Turbans
    • Character portrait of American actor and producer Lawrence Barrett wearing a mustache and goatee, brimless hat, high-collared shirt, and tunic, possibly for the role of Hamlet. Barrett was born Lawrence Brannigan in Paterson, New Jersey on April 4,...
    • Log Cabin club near Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1930.

    • Nightclubs; Dance floors; Dance halls; Casinos; Bands (music); Bandstands; Alcoholic beverages
    • Crowded dance floor at the Log Cabin, sometimes referred to as the Log Cabin Inn, Resort, or Casino. Couples dance near an elevated bandstand while people sitting at tables around the perimeter watch. Individual viewing rooms line the visible sides...
    • Oral history interview with Lyman T. Johnson.

    • African Americans; Jefferson County Public Schools; School board members; School boards; School superintendents; School boards--African American membership; Busing (School integration); School integration; Public schools; Race relations
    • Oral history interview with Lyman T. Johnson, conducted on March 24, 1982 by Dwayne Cox. Mr. Johnson discusses his tenure on the Louisville/Jefferson County board of education in the late 1970s. He discusses the challenges of merging the city and...
    • H. L. Stone.

    • Lawyers; Legislators; Portraits
    • Henry Lane Stone was born in Bath County, Kentucky, near Sharpsburg, in 1842. After his father moved the family to Indiana, he attended the Indiana common schools and was also a student in an academy in Bainbridge, Indiana. After a period as a...
    • HOMER SMITH, 1914.

    • Stern wheelers; Steamboats; Launchings; Boat & ship industry; Howard Ship Yards and Dock Company
    • HOMER SMITH, a stern-wheel excursion boat with wood hull (235 ft. x 40 ft. x 5.9 ft.), was built at Howard in 1914. Owned by Security Steamboat Co., HOMER SMITH operated on the Ohio River. Although she made two round trips between Pittsburgh and...
    • Humphrey Marshall.

    • Lawyers; Judges; Legislators; Portraits
    • Humphrey Marshall was born in Fauquier County, Virginia, in 1760. A soldier in the Virginia Revolutionary forces, he later moved to Kentucky in 1782 where he was admitted to the bar in Fayette County. He was a member of Kentucky House of...
    • Oral history interview with Eleanor Young Love.

    • African Americans; African Americans--Education; African Americans--Social conditions; African American social workers; African American educators; African American college teachers; Segregation in education; Civil rights leaders; Lincoln Institute...
    • Oral history interview with Eleanor Young Love, conducted on October 2, 1978 by Kenneth Chumbley. Dr. Love was a U of L professor and administrator, and sister of civil rights leader Whitney Young, Jr. Dr. Love discusses her parents, Laura and...
    • Oral history interview with Goldie Beckett.

    • Undertakers and undertaking; Business people; African American businesspeople; Politicians; African American politicians; Discrimination in public accommodations; Segregation--Law and legislation; Discrimination in employment; African...
    • Oral history interview with Goldie Winstead Beckett, conducted on September 12, 1978 by Ken Chumbley. In this interview, Mrs. Beckett discusses her life as well as her husband’s experiences as alderman in the city of Louisville in the late 1940s...
    • Log Cabin club near Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1930.

    • Nightclubs; Singers; Dance floors; Dance halls; Casinos; Bands (music); Bandstands; Alcoholic beverages
    • Outdoor dining and dancing at the Log Cabin, sometimes referred to as the Log Cabin Inn, Resort, or Casino. A woman appears to be singing and dancing near an elevated bandstand while people sitting at tables watch. The large dance floor has tables...
    • Log Cabin club near Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1930.

    • Nightclubs; Dance floors; Dance halls; Casinos; Bands (music); Bandstands; Alcoholic beverages
    • Outdoor dining and dancing at the Log Cabin, sometimes referred to as the Log Cabin Inn, Resort, or Casino. Couples converse while standing on or sitting around a large dance floor. There are tables and chairs around the perimeter. Individual...
    • Log Cabin club near Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1930.

    • Nightclubs; Dance floors; Dance halls; Casinos; Bands (music); Bandstands; Alcoholic beverages
    • Outdoor dining and dancing at the Log Cabin, sometimes referred to as the Log Cabin Inn, Resort, or Casino. Two men and a woman step across the dance floor together. Their images are blurred, but the woman's apparel appears to include a sparkling...
    • Log Cabin club near Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1930.

    • Nightclubs; Dance floors; Dance halls; Casinos; Bands (music); Bandstands; Alcoholic beverages
    • Outdoor dining and dancing at the Log Cabin, sometimes referred to as the Log Cabin Inn, Resort, or Casino. Two men appear to be dancing near an elevated bandstand while people sitting at tables watch. The large dance floor has tables and chairs...
    • Lawrence Barrett.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men
    • Portrait of American actor and producer Lawrence Barrett as a young man. He wears a suit jacket, white vest, and large bow tie. Barrett was born Lawrence Brannigan in Paterson, New Jersey on April 4, 1838. His acting career was briefly interrupted...

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