September 5, 2012 - 10:21pm
Louisville: Did you know? A cartoon about Louisville's history.
Louisville: Did you know? is a weekly cartoon that illustrates facts about history in Louisville and Kentucky. This week we focus on the cheeseburger.
September 4, 2012 - 9:27pm
Louisville: Did you know? A weekly cartoon illustrating facts about Louisville.
Louisville: Did you know? Is a weekly cartoon illustrating facts about Louisville & Kentucky.
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July 31, 2012 - 11:00am
Author Elizabeth Tidwell re-blazes the trail of Lewis & Clark at the Jeffersonvi
Got a handy walking stick? Join Elizabeth Tidwell as she introduces her new book, ‘War Club: A Journey of Understanding Along the Lewis & Clark Trail’, to the Jeffersonville Township Public Library this Thursday, August 2nd, at 2pm.
The Pioneer.  Here is a man with a rugged soul, a steadfast gaze and a mettle of pure steely grit.  He tames the land; he forges the uncharted territory of unknown mysteries with silent wisdom; his bed is made in a ruby red sunset and an endless horizon.  His mustache could castrate...
July 26, 2012 - 11:42am
Dr. Bruce Tyler discusses racial segregation as African-American baseball exhibi
In conjunction with the new African-American baseball exhibition, UofL professor Bruce Tyler explores the societal effects of segregation with the presentation ‘Separate, Not Equal: The Ideology of Racial Segregation in America’. Catch him tonight at the Louisville Free Public Library’s Main branch at 7pm.
At some point in most American life experiences, the term “good sport” has been casually tossed about in some show of complimentary fashion.  America is a decidedly firm country of sports enthusiasts (this is perhaps a generously-worded understatement), and phraseology related to...
July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
Elizabeth Leonard presents the story of Civil War Kentuckian Joseph Holt with ‘
Join professor and author Elizabeth Leonard as she restores this tireless Bluegrass Unionist to his rightful place in history. Stop by The Filson Historical Society at noon this Thursday, June 14th.
The Civil War is a subject often broached by the minds of both creatives and historians.  Stories of undaunted heroism gleam in gritty glory on the silver screen, fill the pages of historical fiction and create endless towers of impressive biographies, histories and scholarly examinations in...