This ultimate reference to Kentucky's first chartered city is qan absolute must for anyone interested in Kentucky, regional, or urban historyq (James C. Klotter). Readers learn about the inspiration for the city's name (King Louie XVI of France), its former famous residents (John James Audubon and Muhammad Ali), facts about the Kentucky Derby, and much more. 306 photos. 79 maps.Until the advent of enclosed suburban malls and a convenient expressway system, walking along Fourth St. was a treasured way ... Louisville, the following businesses are a sample of those found in the 600 block between Chestnut St. and Broadway in 1951: Southern Optical Co. ... York Furriers Youngera#39;s Furriers Walgreen Drug Stores Foleya#39;s Re-Nu Shop Shoe Repairs Berkeley Hotel Muth Optical Co.
|Title||:||The Encyclopedia of Louisville|
|Author||:||John E. Kleber|
|Publisher||:||University Press of Kentucky - 2015-02-05|