July 29, 2012 - 8:04pm
University of Louisville associate professor of history, A. Glenn Crothers, will present his new book, ‘Quakers Living in the Lion’s Mouth’, at The Filson Historical Society tomorrow, Tuesday, May 22nd, at 6pm.
The subject of religion is one that touches quite a tender nerve. The human perception of the divine is a topic that has shaped our relations with each for far more centuries than anyone could care to count – and continues to move and influence our world even in this modern age. ...
May 12, 2012 - 12:17am
Come explore the mysteries of the ancient Samurai on May 12, 2012, at Frazier Museum.
An exquisite exhibit displaying artifacts related to this mysterious and misunderstood culture will be on display, as well as interactive features.The Samurai, artistic, philosophical, and dangerous were great warriors, and their ancient culture rich in beauty and artistry. This is explored through...
April 24, 2012 - 10:00am
Concluding my look at some of the local pioneers of football I take a closer look at the roster of the former NFL team, the Louisville Brecks
I now continue my look at some of the historical athletes to play in a very young National Football League from the city of Louisville.
April 23, 2012 - 10:00am
Today I continue my look at those early Louisville pioneers of football in this multi-parter (I'm pretty sure that's a word) sports legend of the ville segment
In a previous article I took a look at some of the historical football players that came out of the Derby City including Abraham “Honest Abe” Addams and Chase Boldt. Today, I continue that look, dusting off the local sports history books.
April 17, 2012 - 10:00am
When football was in its infancy the city of Louisville had a large impact on the game. Here I look at some of those early local icons who were a part of the infant National Football League.
In the early days of American football the men who played it didn’t make millions of dollars. More often than not they all had day jobs- and these were professionals. The athletes of the National Football League, back when football was just a past time born out of Canton, Ohio,...