Other Resources

Other Resources

Digital Resources Featuring Filson Materials:

Antique Kentucky Samplers: https://antiquekentuckysamplers.org/

Civil War Governors of Kentucky Digital Documentary Edition: https://civilwargovernors.org/

Facing the Past Digital Exhibit: https://governorsmansion.ky.gov/art/Pages/Facing-the-Past.aspx 

Kentucky Online Arts Resource: http://www.koar.org/home.html

Kentucky Virtual Art Museum: https://www.pbslearningmedia.org/collection/kentucky-virtual-art-museum/

Lewis and Clark in Kentucky: www.lewisandclarkinkentucky.org

Women’s Suffrage in Louisville:

Part I: Louisville Equal Rights Association: https://www.arcgis.com/apps/MapJournal/index.html?appid=63ca790d23e94978b15247b78113e868 

Part II: African American Women and Suffrage in Louisville: https://storymaps.arcgis.com/stories/770f9123d9584795916a12282bdf0865

See also: Carol Guethlein. “Women in Louisville: Moving toward Equal Rights.” FCHQ 55 (1981) 151-178.

Louisville-Area Repositories and Resources:

Archdiocese of Louisville Archives: https://www.archlou.org/services-directory/archdiocesan-agencies-facilities/archives/

Bellarmine University – Thomas Merton Center: http://merton.org/

Cave Hill Cemetery Louisville Burial Records Search: https://www.cavehillcemetery.com/search/

Frazier Kentucky History Museum: https://www.fraziermuseum.org/

Herman Meyer & Son Funeral Home Jewish Louisville Burial Records: https://meyerfuneral.com/genealogy/

Indiana University Southeast Archives: https://www.ius.edu/library/find-information/special-collections.php

JCPS Archives and Records Center: https://www.jefferson.kyschools.us/archives-and-records-center /

Kentucky Center for African American Heritage: https://kcaah.org/

Louisville Free Public Library: http://lfpl.org

City Directories & more at the Kentucky History section

Kelly Dunnagan is the Kentucky History and Genealogy Librarian: gro.l1664194814pfl@n1664194814agann1664194814ud.yl1664194814lek1664194814

History and Biography resources: http://lfpl.org/internet/history.htm

Online newspapers: Louisville Courier Journal Historical (1830-2000); Cincinnati Enquirer Historical (1830-1922); Nashville Tennessean Historical (1812-1922); New York Times Historical (1851-2008)

Western branch African American Archives: https://www.lfpl.org/separateFlame/archives.html

Louisville Metro Archives and Records: https://louisvilleky.gov/government/records-management-archives

Louisville Metro Office of Planning and Design – Historic Preservation: https://louisvilleky.gov/government/planning-design/historic-preservation-urban-design

Louisville Seminary (Presbyterian) E. M. White Library: https://www.lpts.edu/library/

New Albany/Floyd County Public Library: http://floydlibrary.org/

Indiana History room: http://floydlibrary.org/indiana-history-room/

Oldham County Historical Society: https://oldhamkyhistory.com/

Roots 101 African-American Museum: https://www.roots-101.org/

Simmons College Library: https://simmonscollegeky.libguides.com/sckyhistory

Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Archives and Special Collections: http://archives.sbts.edu/

Spalding University Library Archives and Special Collections: https://library.spalding.edu/archives

Speed Art Museum: https://www.speedmuseum.org/

University of Louisville Libraries:

Archives and Special Collections: https://library.louisville.edu/archives/home

Bridwell Art Library Rare Books and Manuscripts: https://library.louisville.edu/art/rarebooksandmanuscripts

Dwight Anderson Memorial Music Library Special Collections: https://library.louisville.edu/music/special-collections

Louis D. Brandeis School of Law Library Special Collections: https://louisville.edu/law/library/special-collections

Kornhauser Health Sciences Library History Collection and Archives: https://library.louisville.edu/kornhauser/archives/home

Kentucky Repositories and Resources:

African-American Genealogy Group of Kentucky: https://www.aaggky.org/

Faulkner Morgan Archive of Kentucky’s LGBTQ History: https://www.faulknermorgan.org/

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives: https://kdla.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Kentucky Digital Library: http://kdl.kyvl.org/

Kentucky Genealogical Society: https://kygs.org/

Kentucky Heritage Council (State Preservation Office): https://heritage.ky.gov/Pages/index.aspx

Kentucky Historical Society: https://history.ky.gov/resources/catalogs-research-tools/

Kentucky Virtual Library: http://www.kyvl.org/

Pass the Word – Kentucky Oral History Commission: https://passtheword.ky.gov/

Preservation Kentucky: https://preservationkentucky.org/

University of Kentucky Special Collections Research Center: http://libraries.uky.edu/lib.php?lib_id=13

General Online Resources:

Chronicling America (newspapers): http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/

Early American Sources: https://www.earlyamericansources.org/

HathiTrust Digital Library: https://www.hathitrust.org/

Library of Congress Digital Collections: https://www.loc.gov/collections/

National Archives: https://www.archives.gov/

WorldCat (international library database): https://www.worldcat.org/