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Steamboat 1 (1944.3.2).BMP
Oil painting of the steamboat "Fleetwood" by Harlan Hubbard. Kentucky writer and artist Harlan Hubbard (1900-1988) recorded his and wife Anna’s lives on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers in words and images. They traveled the rivers on a shantyboat and…

JM White - H Hubbard (1944.3.3).BMP
Oil painting of the steamboat City of Owensboro by Harlan Hubbard. Built at the Howard Shipyard in 1885, the ship was sold in 1895 and renamed the City of Osceola.

Morrison,GW-Steamboat (1944.3.16).jpg
Landscape painting by George W. Morrison. The painting depicts a steamboat, a barge, and a rowboat. Morrison based this painting on Karl Bodmer's painting/engraving "Cave-in-Rock" [Illinois] that appeared in his Travels in the Interior of North…

Portrait of Julius Friedman by Ann Farnsley.jpg
Portrait of Julius Friedman by Ann Farnsley.

Eccentric Collector .jpg
Portrait of Julius Friedman by Jim Cantrell.
"I confess to an ambitious desire of becoming more than a mere atom floating in the sunbeam of prosperity. I coveted a distinct individuality, yet it is my deliberate opinion that I also loved learning for its own sake."
- Julia Ann Hieronymus…
Susan Look Avery founded the Woman's Club of Louisville in 1890 when she was 73 years old. The club supported civic improvements, championed education and philanthropy, and cultivated the fine arts. It had 39 charter members who were often involved…
Though Thum was known for painting flowers, she also painted figures and landscapes throughout her life. She traveled to New York several times and studied under well-known artists, including William Merritt Chase at the Art Students League of New…
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