Photographic Archives http://wfpl.org en New Website Explores Louisville's Past in Photos http://wfpl.org/post/new-website-explores-louisvilles-past-photos <p>A new online Wayback&nbsp;Machine focused on historic images of the city has launched. <a href="http://502louisville.com/">502Louisville</a> is an ongoing exhibition of the history of Louisville through photographs. Each post includes at least one vintage photo and some historic information about the site. Some posts document buildings that no longer exist, while others show how city blocks have grown over time.</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 18:17:32 +0000 Erin Keane 5423 at http://wfpl.org New Website Explores Louisville's Past in Photos Historian Donates Research to U of L Archives http://wfpl.org/post/historian-donates-research-u-l-archives <p>Louisville historian Samuel W. Thomas is donating his personal collection of photos, negatives, manuscripts, audio tapes, maps and building plans to the University of Louisville Photographic Archives.</p><p>Thomas, a prolific Louisville historian, has written more than 20 books on Louisville neighborhoods, institutions and architecture.</p><p>Archives staff are currently sorting though 200 linear material, but an exhibit of notable photos is on display.</p> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 15:26:28 +0000 Colleen Stewart 1712 at http://wfpl.org