Kentucky Center for the Arts Records, 1977-1979

Held by The Filson Historical Society

Creator: Kentucky Center for the Arts

Title: Records, 1977-1979

Rights: For information regarding literary and copyright interests for these papers, contact the Curator of Special Collections.

Size of Collection: 1 cubic foot

Location Number: Mss/BP/K37a

Scope and Content Note

Collection of correspondence, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, architectural files, and misc. papers regarding the establishment and work of the committee and task force that was responsible for the planning, design, and hiring of staff for the Kentucky Center. Correspondents included local prominent businessmen, musicians, and educators.

List of Folders

Folder 1: Correspondence, October-November 1977

Folder 2: Correspondence, December 1977

Folder 3: Correspondence, January-March 1978

Folder 4: Correspondence, April 1978

Folder 5: Correspondence, May 1978

Folder 6: Correspondence, June-July 1978

Folder 7: Correspondence, August-September 1978

Folder 8: Correspondence, October-December 1978

Folder 9: Correspondence, 1979

Folder 10: Meeting Minutes, 1977-1978

Folder 11: Newspaper clippings

Folder 12: Architect files: Caudill, Rowlett, Scott

Folder 13: Architect files: Hardy Holzman Pfeiffer Associates

Folder 14: Architect files: Harry Weese and Associates

Folder 15: Architect files: Welton Becket Associates

Folder 16: Architect files: Woollen Associates, Inc.

Folder 17: Misc. architect files

Folder 18: Misc. papers

Subject Headings

American Institute of Architects

Architects

Ball, Jerry

Bingham, Barry, 1906-1988

Bingham, Barry, Jr.

Brown, Owsley, 1942-

Burt, Marlow

Carroll, Julian Morton, 1931-

Caudill, Rowlett, Scott

Creese, Walter L.

Davidson, Gordon B., 1926-

Firestone, Jack

Junior Art Gallery (Louisville, Ky.)

Kentucky Center for the Arts

Kentucky Opera Association

Louisville Orchestra

Miller, James Grier

Music-halls – Kentucky

Theaters – Kentucky

Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1867-1959

Yenawine, Bruce H., 1949-1997

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