This is my last week as Associate Curator of Special Collections at the Filson, and as a farewell I'd like to post a few of my favorite images from our collection. It's been a great pleasure working with the collections and the wonderful staff.
L & N R.R. at Jacob Street under Headwater in Beargrass Cr. Mar. '13 from the Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Photograph Collection
Miss Etta George, Maplesville, Laurel Co., Ky. 1915
Braille reader from the Al Blunk Photograph Collection
Louisville. Carrying hands of tobacco. June 20 1912. From the Rogers Clark Ballard Thruston Photograph Collection
Unidentified woman in airplane. From the Elwyn Abrams Photograph Collection.
Young girls with airplane. From the Palmer - Joyes Family Photograph Collection.