Complete A-Z list

Complete list of sources

Recent Additions / Updates

About NKAA

NKAA Brochure

African American Library Directors in the USA

Links of Interest




staff only

University of Kentucky Libraries

Notable Kentucky African Americans Database

< Sources Beginning With L >

The Source Index is a list of titles taken from the Notable Kentucky African Americans entries. The titles are located:

View Entries That Start With
Numbers | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | View All

[-- Return to search page --]

Labor history (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Tamiment Institute
Call Number: HD4802 .L435
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals
Also available in several subscription databases

Lackawanna blues (videorecording)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: George C Wolfe et. al.
Call Number: AV-D7273
Based on the autobiographical one-man play by Ruben Santiago-Hudson.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library Audio Visual Services

Ladies and lynching: the gendered discourse of mob violence in the new South, 1880-1930 (dissertation)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Crystal Nicole Feimster
Call Number: HV6464 .F45 2000
Thesis (Ph. D.)--Princeton University, 2000
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library

Lakeland ledger (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lakeland, Fla. : Ledger Pub. Co.
Published 1941-1967, then title changed to Ledger.
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

The Land before Fort Knox
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Gary Kempf
Call Number: F457.H2 K46 2004
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library

The Landmark (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Statesville, N.C. : E.G. & J. Mallard
Published 1875-1954

Title changed to Statesville Daily Record
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

The Lane report (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky. : Lane Communications Group
Call Number: HC107.K4 L360
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Law Library

Special Collections

Young Library Periodicals

The Langston City herald (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Langston City, O. T. [Okla.] : Herald Pub. Co.
Published 1891-1902
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Subscription Database - African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

Langston Hughes, before and beyond Harlem
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Berry, Faith
Call Number: PS3515.U274 Z617 1983
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library

Langston: my cousin (program literature)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Hughes Family Interest, Inc.
Location(s): Additional information, artifacts, exhibits, and archival materials at the Langston Hughes Family Museum in Gary, Indiana

LaRue County
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Rhonda Hornback Nichols
Call Number: F457.L2 N53 2007
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

The Last public execution in America
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Ryan, Perry T. (Perry Thomas)
Call Number: HV8699.U5 R93 1992
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections

Laurel County African American Heritage Oral History Project
"6 interviews with current and former African American residents of Laurel County, Kentucky." "Basketball; Basketball players; Churches; Civil rights; Coal camps; Coal miners; Coal mines and mining; Kentucky State University; Quilting; Race discrimination; Race relations; School integration; Schools; Segregation; Slavery; Slaves"
Location(s): Kentucky Historical Society Library

Available online at the Kentucky Historical Society website. 

Law notes (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Northport, N.Y. : E. Thompson Co.
Published 1897-1946, then title changed to Lawyer, then changed to Lawyer and Law Notes
Location(s): University of Louisville Libraries, Law

Available online v.13, April 1909 to March 1910 at Google Book Search

The Law trained man
Author(s)/Publishing Information: William C Wermuth
Location(s): Request paper copy via Interlibrary Loan
Available full text at archive.org

Leading the race the transformation of the Black elite in the nation's capital, 1880-1920
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Jacqueline M Moore
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Subscription Database - Netlibrary E-book

The Leaf-chronicle (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Clarksville, Tenn. : Leaf-Chronicle Co.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Subscription Database - Access World News (1999-present)

The Leavenworth herald (newspapers)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Leavenworth, Kan. : Herald Pub. Co.,
Published 1894-1899
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Periodicals Microfilm - (Call # S 90-8 Reel 81-82)
Subscription Database - African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

Leaving on the Black Star Line
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Esther B. Nelson-Johnson
(Pub: Lighting Source, Inc. / ISBN: 1594081670 / Year: 2004)
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

The Ledger-independent (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Maysville, Ky. : Maysville Pub. Corp.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals

A Legacy of dreams: the life and contributions of Dr. William Venoid Banks
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Sheila T Gregory
Location(s): Western Kentucky University Library

A legacy of leadership: African American pioneers in Kentucky law [DVD videorecording]
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Laura K Haller; Serena M Williams; Barbara Owens; Donald L Burnett; Denise G Clayton
Call Number: AV-D7715
Originally released as a videocassette in 1995 [see videocassette record]
[Louisville, Ky.] : University of Louisville School of Law, 2009 [DVD]
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Media Library

A legacy of leadership: African American pioneers in Kentucky law [videocassette]
Author(s)/Publishing Information: [Louisville, Ky.] :; University of Louisville School of Law
1 videocassette (40 min.) (VHS) 1/2 in. - originally released as a videocassette in 1995 
[Louisville, Ky.] : University of Louisville School of Law, 2009 [see DVD record]
Location(s): Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College Llibrary

Spalding University Library

University of Louisville Libraries

The Legacy of Woodland
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Bobbie R. Wiggins
Woodland was a one room, one teacher school for African American children in rural Paducah, KY.
Location(s): P. O. Box 83

Paducah, Kentucky 42005

Legal history of the color line : the rise and triumph of the one-drop rule
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Frank W Sweet
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Legal lynching : the plight of Sam Jennings
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Ryan, Perry T.
Call Number: HV8694 .R960 1989
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections
Law Library (lost)
Young Library (lost)

A Legendary vision: the history of Jewish Hospital
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Zingman, Barbara and Betty Lou Anster
Call Number: RA982.L78 J490 1997
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries

Special Collections

Legends of pro wrestling : 150 years of headlocks, body slams, and piledrivers
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Tim Hornbaker; Jimmy Snuka
Location(s): Kenton County Public Library
Louisville Free Public Library

Legislative document no.34: Report of the superintendent public instruction of the state of Kentucky for the four scholastic years ended June 30, 1891
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Department of Public Instruction
Location(s): Available online at Google Books

LeRoi Jones and his family
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Thompson, Bob
Available Online (Visual)
Location(s): Culturekiosque

Les McCann Itd. plays the truth (album)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: McCann, Les et al.
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lesbian news (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Jinx Beers
Publication started August 1975.
Location(s): Berea College Library
Brescia University Library
Centre College Library
Western Kentucky University Library

Lessons from the lunch counter (video)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Steve Crump; Elliot Sanderson; Del Holford; Randy Fulp
2004 documentary on the 1960 and 1961 major lunch counter sit-ins in the Carolinas. Available in DVD (videodisc) and VHS (tape).
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Letcher County community news-press (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Cromona, Ky. : Superior Print. & Pub. Co.
Started in 1988
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Microfilm

Issues also available online at Google Books, under the heading "The Free Press"

Letcher County, Kentucky; a brief history
Author(s)/Publishing Information: William T Cornett
Call Number: F457.L48 C6
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

Letter copy books, 1891-1911 : of the Eckstein Norton Institute, Cane Spring, Bullitt County Kentucky
Author(s)/Publishing Information: C H Parrish
Correspondence of Charles H. Parrish while President of Eckstein Norton Institute
Location(s): Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Library

Letter to ministers and elders on the sin of holding slaves, and the duty of immediate emancipation
Author(s)/Publishing Information: James Gillespie Birney
Part of the Samuel J. May anti-slavery collection
Location(s): Cornell University Library

Lewis, Lisa Claire (FA 193)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Manuscripts & Folklife Archives
Paper written by Lewis entitled "Mur and Granddaddy: An Elderly Couple Adjusting to the City." Concerns her grandparents moving from their Todd County farm to Bowling Green, Kentucky.
Location(s): Western Kentucky University Library

Lewiston journal (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lewiston-Auburn, Me. : [s.n.]
Published 1979-1989, then merged with Lewiston Daily Sun to form Sun-Journal
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lewiston morning tribune (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lewiston, Idaho : A.H. & E.L. Alford
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Subscription Database - Access World News (1990-present)

The Lexington and Central Kentucky Black Book (annual)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky: LexTown Publications
Local Black business listings. National, state, and local government listings. Resource information.
2008-09 4th annual edition
Location(s): Lexington Public Library

The Lexington chronicle (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Cal Wallace ; Lexington, KY
Published by the Theodore Calvin Wallace, Sr. family in Lexington, KY for about five years in the 1960s.
Location(s): No holdings available at this time

Lexington city directory
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky. : R.L. Polk
Publication started in 1906-

Other titles: Polk's Lexington City Directory; and R. L. & Co.'s Lexington City Directory
Location(s): Lexington Public Library

* Lexington Public Library does not have the year 1909 (request via Interlibrary Loan or access via Ancestry.com)

The Lexington city directory and rural postal delivery routes for 1902-1903
Author(s)/Publishing Information: R. L. Polk & Co.
Publisher's address from p.4:

R. L. Polk & Co.

109 1-2 North High Street

Columbus, OH
Location(s): Lexington Public Library

Lexington city directory. Williams' Lexington directory, city guide, and business mirror
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Hitchcock & Searles
Call Number: F459.L6 L49
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections 

Lexington city directory...(serial)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Comp. and published by the Baldwin-Franklin directory company
Call Number: F459.L6 A20
Maryville, Tenn. : Baldwin-Franklin Directory Co.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

The Lexington daily press (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky. : Daily Press Printing Co., 1870-1890
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals Microfilm

The Lexington daily transcript (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky. : Transylvania Printing and Publishing Co.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals Microfilm

Lexington (Fayette County, KY.) city directory (annual)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Taylor, Mich. : R. L. Polk and Co.
Call Number: F459.L6 A18
Alternate title: Polk's Lexington (Fayette County, KY.) City Directory
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Law Library (current year)

Special Collections (1902-near current year)

Young Library Reference (current year)

Lexington, heart of the Bluegrass
Author(s)/Publishing Information: John D. Wright, Jr.
Call Number: F459.L6 W7 1982
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections

Young Library

Young Library Reference

The Lexington herald (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky. : [C.C. Black]
Published 1904-1983, then title changed to Lexington Herald-Leader
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library Periodicals Desk Microfilm

Search selected citations in the Lexington Public Library's Local History Index

Lexington herald-leader (newspaper)
(prior title Lexington Herald; prior title Lexington Leader)
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Subscription Database - Access World News (1983-present)

Young Periodicals Desk; Law Library

Search selected citations in the Lexington Public Library's Local History Index

Lexington Hustlers ; Lower Howard's Creek (videorecording)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Dave Shuffett and Kentucky Educational Television
Call Number: AV-D7547
Kentuck Life #907
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Audio Visual Services

Lexington Kentucky
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Smith, Gerald L.
Call Number: F459.L6 S658 2002
Series: Black American Series
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Law Library

Special Collections

Young Library

Lexington, Kentucky, city directory (serial)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: R.L. Polk & Co.
Call Number: F459.L6 A18
Other title: Polk's Lexington (Kentucky) City Directory
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

Lexington leader (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Kentucky; Fayette; Lexington
Published 1901-1983, then title changed to Lexington Herald-Leader
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library Periodicals Microfilm (1901-1983, scattered issues)

Search selected citations in the Lexington Public Library's Local History Index

The Lexington morning transcript (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky. : David E. Caldwell
Published 1880s to 1894, then title changed to Lexington Press
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals Microfilm

Lexington observer and reporter (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: D. C. Wickliffe (Lexington, KY)
Published 1840-1870, then the title changed to Observer and Reporter.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals - Microforms

Lexington, queen of the Bluegrass
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Randolph Hollingsworth
Call Number: F459.L6 H65 2004
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections

Young Library

The Lexington standard (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: R. C. O. Benjamin
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm

The Lexington tribune (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lexington, Ky. : Lexington Tribune Co.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals Microfilm - (July 4, 1913, first issue)

Lexington weekly news (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Davis, Reid & Willis
Suceeded Lexington Standard
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm

Lexington's colored orphan industrial home : building for the future
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lauretta Flynn Byars
Call Number: HV990.L66 B930 1995
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

Lexington's first city directory, published by Joseph Charless for the year 1806
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Joseph Charless; J Winston Coleman
Call Number: F459.L6 C5 1953
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

Lexington's second city directory, published by William Worsley and Thomas Smith for the year 1818
Author(s)/Publishing Information: J Winston Coleman
Call Number: F459.L6 W6 1953
Published as a part of Worsley & Smith's Kentucky almanac and farmer's calendar for the year 1819
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections
Young Library

Lexington's slave dealers and their Southern trade
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Coleman, J. Winston (John Winston)
Call Number: 326.9769 C677
Reprinted from The Filson Club History Quarterly - 23 pages.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections Library

Young Library (lost)

Liberators: fighting on two fronts in World War II
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Potter, Lou
Call Number: D769.306 761st .P68 1992
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

Liberia
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Harry Hamilton Johnston, Sir; O Stapf
2 volumes first published in 1906
Location(s): Published 1969 New York, Negro Universities Press at Eastern Kentucky University Library, Kentucky State University Library, and University of Louisville Libraries

*v.2 online at Google Book Search

The Liberian connection (videorecording)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Shuffett, Dave and Kentucky Educational Television
Call Number: AV-D7548
Kentucky Life #1106
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Audio Visual Services

Liberia (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: (Washington ) American Colonization Society
Published 1892-1909. Prior title The American Repository.
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Liberia sentenial (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Edward James Roye
Published in LIberia, Africa, from 1845-1846
Location(s): No holdings located at this time

Libraries & culture (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Austin, Tex. : University of Texas Press
Call Number: Z671 .J67
Prior title: Journal of Library History (1966-72)
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library Periodicals - (1973-2006)

Subscription Databases:

EbscoHost ; Library Lit & Info Science Full Text ; Periodicals Archive Online ; Project Muse 

Library extension under the WPA: an appraisal of an experiment in federal aid
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Edward Barrett Stanford
Call Number: Z731 .S8 1944
Series title: The University of Chicago studies in library science

Issued also as thesis (Ph. D.) - - University of Chicago, 1942
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries

Young Library

Available full text online at Archive.org

Library journal (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: New York, NY : Library Journal, [New York, NY] : Reed Business Information
Call Number: Z671.L7
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Education Library
Remote Storage
Young Library Periodicals

Library Project in Fayette County, 1937-1939 (archival material)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: United States. Works Progress Administration
Scrap book and file folder
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections and Research Center (call number 46M29)

Library service to African Americans in Kentucky, from the Reconstruction Era to the 1960s
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Jones, Reinette F.
Call Number: Z711.9 .J64 2002
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Engineering Library ; Young Library ; Special Collections

Life and history of the Rev. Elijah P. Marrs
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Marrs, Elijah P.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm (call number B 92-164)

The Life and legacy of Lincoln-Grant School, Covington, Kentucky, 1866-1976
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Joseph M Walton
Call Number: LC2802.K4 W35 2010
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries
Young Library

Life and times of Colonel Richard M. Johnson of Kentucky
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Meyer, Leland Winfield
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm (call number B 92-51)

The life and times of Irvine Garland Penn
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Joanne K Harrison; Grant Harrison
Location(s): Asbury Theological Seminary Library

The Life and times of Rosie the Riveter (video)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Connie Field; Lola Weixel; Margaret Wright; Lyn Childs; Gladys Belcher; Wanita Allen
Call Number: AV-D3421
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Audio Visual Services

The Life and work of Oscar Micheaux: pioneer Black author and filmmaker, 1884-1951
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Young, Earl James
Call Number: PN1998.3.M494 Y68 2003
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library

Life behind a veil : Blacks in Louisville, Kentucky, 1865-1930
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Wright, George C.
Call Number: F459.L89 N49 1985
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections Reading Room ; Young Library

A Life in ragtime : a biography of James Reese Europe
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Reid Badger
Call Number: ML422.E87 B2 1995
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Fine Arts Library

Life of Josiah Henson. An autobiography of the Reverend Josiah Henson. With an introd. By Robin W. Winks
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Henson, Josiah
Call Number: E444 .H52 1969
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

The life of Josiah Henson formerly a slave, now an inhabitant of Canada
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Josiah Henson; Samuel Atkins Eliot
Location(s): Northern Kentucky University Library

Daviess County Public Library

Also available online at University of North Carolina University Library, Documenting the American South

The Life of Langston Hughes
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Rampersad, Arnold
Call Number: PS3515.U274 Z698 1986
v.1&2 
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

Life of Mary F. McCray: born and raised a slave in the state of Kentucky
Author(s)/Publishing Information: S J McCray
Available Online
Location(s): Kentucky Historical Society Library ; University of North Carolina University Library, Documenting the American South

Life of the Rev. Elisha W. Green, one of the founders of the Kentucky Normal and Theological Institute--…
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Written by himself Green, Elisha Winfield
Available Online
Location(s): University of North Carolina University Library, Documenting the American South

Life (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Time, Inc.; Life
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Subscription Database - EBSCO Academic Search Premier (1984-2000)

Special Collections  ; Young Periodicals Desk Microfiche

Lift every voice (album)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Malachi Thompson
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lift every voice and sing: St. Louis African Americans in the Twentieth Century
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Doris A Wesley; Wiley Price; Ann Morris
Location(s): University of Louisville Libraries

Western Kentucky University Library

Lifting as they climb
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Elizabeth Lindsay Davis; Sieglinde Lemke
Originally published in Washington, D.C. by the National Association of Colored Women in 1933.
Location(s): Available in paper at Bellarmine University Library; Kentucky State University Library; and University of Louisville Libraries

Available at University of Kentucky Libraries within the subscription database Women in Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000.

The Light house (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Paducah, Ky. : T.A. Lawrence
Holdings at the Wisconsin Historical Society
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

The Light of the women (1929)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Gunner, [Mary] Frances
Call Number: PS627 .N4R5
(Also published in "Plays and pageants from the life of the Negro")
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

 Education Library ; Remote Storage

Subscription Database - Black Drama

Lightning casualties and their proximity to surrounding cloud-to-ground lightning (thesis)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Megan McHugh Lengyel
Thesis (M.S. in Metr.)--University of Oklahoma, 2004
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lights and shadows. Being mostly a collection of impressions of life among a people who live on the spacious,…
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Merriweather, Claybron W.
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lights and shadows; the story of the American Baptist Theological Seminary. 1924-1964
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Powell, Ruth Marie
Location(s): Asbury Theological Seminary Library ; Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Library ; Western Kentucky University Library

The Lima Argus (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: United States; Ohio; Allen; Lima.
Published 1843-1854
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lima daily news (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lima, Ohio : News Pub.
Published 1897-1920, then title changed to Lima Daily News and Times-Democrat
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

The Lima news (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: United States; Ohio; Allen; Lima
Prior title Lima News and Times-Democrat
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Subscription Databases - Access World News (2001-present) ; Factiva (2003-present)

The Lima Times-Democrat (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lima, Ohio : Times-Democrat Pub. Co.,
Published 1901-1920, then title changed to Lima Daily News and Times-Democrat
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lincoln and Douglas : the debates that defined America
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Allen C Guelzo
Call Number: E457.4 .G84 2008
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

Lincoln County, Kentucky
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lincoln County Historical Society (Lincoln County, Ky.)
Location(s): Cumberland University Library / University of the Cumberlands ; Daviess County Public Library ; Kentucky Historical Society Library ; Western Kentucky University Library

Lincoln Institute oral history collection 2003-2008
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Andrew Baskin with the assistance of Symerdar Baskin
This collection consists of thirty-nine videocassettes of interviews with eighty-six individuals who were students at Lincoln Institute at various times ranging from the 1930s through 1966 when the school closed.
Location(s): Berea College Library

Link to collection in "Pass the Word" database

Lincoln of Kentucky
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lowell Hayes Harrison
Call Number: E457.2 .H34 2000
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Law Library
Remote Storage
Young Library

The Lincoln-Grant herald (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lincoln-Grant High School, Covington, KY.
January 1913, v.1, no.1. Published by the students and alumni.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections - [January 1913, v.1, no.1 - first issue of The Lincoln-Grant Herald in the Kentucky Education Collection, Series I, Box 7; Fayette County section; file folder: Fouse Papers (W. H. Fouse), I]

A list of books selected from titles in the Western Colored Branch of the Louisville Free Public Library recommended for first purchase
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Blue, Thomas F. and Rachel D. Harris, compilers
Part of the Reverend Thomas F. Blue Papers, c. 1905-1935, housed at the Louisville Free Public Library, Louisville, KY.
Location(s): Available online in the Kentucky Digital Library.

Little colonel (series)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Johnston, Annie Fellows, 1863-1931
Annie Julia Fellows Johnston was born in Indiana, and in 1898 she made her permanent home in Peewee Valley, Kentucky. The 15 books in the Little Colonel series are available in the UK Special Collections Research Center. The books have various call numbers and can be found by title in the online catalog.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections Research Center

The Little colonel (videorecording)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Directed by David Butler
Call Number: AV-D6242
Performers: Shirley Temple, Lionel Barrymore, Evelyn Venable, John Lodge, Bill Robinson

1 videodisc (ca. 81 min.) : sd., b&w and col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2005
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Media Library

Live at the Fox (album)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Hazel Miller
Location(s): Available for purchase at hazelmiller.com

The Liverpool courier (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Liverpool [England] : J.A. Willox and R. Hadden
Published 1802-1922, then title changed to Liverpool Daily Courier
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Liverpool mercury (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Liverpool, England
Published 1800-1911, then merged to become the Liverpool Daily Post and Liverpool Mercury
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Subscription Database - 19th Century British Library Newspapers (1811-1900)

Living Black American authors: a biographical directory
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Shockley, Ann Allen
Call Number: PS153.N5 S5
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Reference

Living the story: the Civil Rights Movement in Kentucky (video)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Kentucky Educational Television
Contains interviews and stories of people who helped lead Kentucky in its Civil Rights movement.

Awards: One World Film Festival (Lexington, Ky.), 2002.

Location(s): Lexington Public Library

Livingston County, Kentucky : history and families, 1798-1989
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Livingston County Historical and Genealogical Society
Call Number: F457.L7 L570 1989
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

Lizette (play)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Hatcher, Emma
Location(s): No holdings located at this time

Lizzie's story: a slave family's journey to freedom
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Clarice Boswell
Call Number: PS3602.O86 L6 2002
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections

Local history files
Kenton County Public Library Genealogy and Local History 
Location(s): Kenton County Public Library

Lockport: Historic jewel of the Erie Canal
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Kathleen L Riley
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Logan County, Kentucky
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Logan County Chamber of Commerce
Call Number: F457.L8 L640 1996
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

The Logansport journal (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Logansport, Ind. : Logansport Journal Co.
Published 1895-1898, then title changed to Logansport Daily Journal
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Logansport Pharos-tribune (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Logansport, Ind. : Pharos-Reporter Co.
Published 1920-1966
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

The Logansport press (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Logansport, Ind. : Cass County Pub. Co.
Published 1926-1966
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Long climb to freedom
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Davis, Hasan
Stage Performance
Location(s): Long Climb to Freedom

Long Island forum (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Friends of the Nassau County Museum.; Friends for Long Island's Heritage
Published 1938-2004

Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Long range farm program
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Washington : U.S. G.P.O., 1953
Call Number: Y 4.Ag 8/1:F 22/41/pt.10
Hearing before the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, 83rd Congress, 1st Session, held at Columbus, OH, October 20, 1953
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library - U.S. Government Publications

Look (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Cowles Communications(Des Moines, IA)
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections ; Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm

Lord I wonder (song)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Written by Florence W. Tolley; Lead sung by LaVern Lattimore
45 RPM

Finch Recording Company

LaVern Lattimore, lead. Arranged and sung by 2nd Liberty Baptist Church.
Location(s): No holdings available at this time

Lore of the meadowland : short studies in Kentuckiana
Author(s)/Publishing Information: John Wilson Townsend
Lexington, Ky., Press of J. L. Ricahrdson & Co., 1911

"Two hundred and fifty copies of this pamphlet were printed in April, 1911."
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections Research Center

Online full-text at Internet Archive

 

Loretto: annals of the century
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Anna C Minogue
Call Number: BX4475.S3 M5
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections

Los Angeles herald (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Los Angeles [Calif.] : Herald Pub. Co.
Published 1900-1911
Location(s): Request paper copy via Interlibrary Loan
Full-text online at Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

Los Angeles sentinel (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Los Angeles, Calif. : L.H. Washington, Jr.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Young Library Periodicals ( 2001-2005)
Request older issues via Interlibrary Loan

The Los Angeles times (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Times-Mirror Co.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library Periodicals

Subscription Database: LexisNexis Academic (recent 6 months) ; Factivia (1985-present) ; Access World News (2006-present)

Los Angeles tribune (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: California: Los Angeles
Published 1941-1960
Location(s): 1943-1960 available through online subscription:

African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

Lost in the stars: original cast album (album)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Weill, Kurt
Call Number: CD5718
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Fine Arts Media Center

Lost plays of the Harlem Renaissance, 1920-1940
Author(s)/Publishing Information: James Vernon Hatch; Leo Hamalian
Call Number: PS628.N4 L67 1996
African American Life series
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

Lost sounds: Blacks and the birth of the recording industry, 1890-1919
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Brooks, Tim
Call Number: ML3479 .B76 2004
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Fine Arts Library

The lost word; or, The search for truth; oration delivered before the Grand Lodge of the Most Ancient and Honorable Fraternity of Free Masons in the Republic of Liberia, Dec. 27, 1899, Monrovia
Author(s)/Publishing Information: James Robert Spurgeon
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History Online Database, University of Kentucky Libraries
Available online - a search using the term "African American" will yield more than 700 interviews. Use additional terms to narrow the search.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries

The Louisville & Nashville employe[e]s' magazine (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville and Nashville Railroad Company
Call Number: TF1 .L85
Also written as Louisville and Nashville Employe's Magazine
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections (scattered issues)
Issues also available at other Kentucky academic and public libraries.

Louisville buyers guide (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Horton, J. Benjamin
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

The Louisville commercial (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville, Ky. : Louisville Commercial Co.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library Periodicals

Louisville daily courier (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: W.N. Haldeman
(prior title Louisville Morning Courier) ; (prior title Louisville Morning Courier and American Deomocrat)
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm

The Louisville defender (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Albin H. Bowman Pub. Co.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Law Library ; Young Periodicals 

Louisville Division of Police : history & personnel
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Morton O Childress
Call Number: HV8148.L62 C55 2005
2005 Limited Ed.
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

Louisville eccentric observer, LEO (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: B. Brewer, Louisville, Ky
Available Online
Location(s): Louisville Eccentric Observer, LEO

Louisville, Kentucky

Louisville in World War II
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Bruce Michael Tyler
Call Number: D769.85.K41 L79 2005
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Special Collections

Louisville leader (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: I. Willis Cole Publishing Company
Published 1917-1950
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm [Film S/85-1]

University of Louisville Libraries - Digital Collections: Issues available online at Louisville Leader Collection

Louisville magazine (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville Area Chamber of Commerce
Call Number: HC108.L6 L57
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections Reading Room

Louisville medicine (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville, Ken., Jefferson Co. Medical Society
Call Number: W1 LO535
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:
Medical Center Library
Young Library

The Louisville news (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville, Ky
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk

Louisville (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville, Ky. : Louisville Magazine, Inc.
Call Number: HC108.L6 L57
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Special Collections

Online articles at allbusiness.com - All Business; a D & B Company

Louisville sphinx: Alpha Lambda (periodical)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville Chapter of Alpha Lambda, Louisville, KY
The Louisville Sphinx is a quarterly newsletter.
Location(s): No library holdings located at this time. Contact the Alpha Lambda Louisville Chapter.

The Louisville times (newspaper) 1885-1987
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Times Co.
(prior title Evening Times,1884-1885)
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm

The Louisville times (newspaper)1852
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Howard, O’Hara & Stapp; O’Hara, Stapp & Pickett],
(title change to Daily Louisville Times, 1852-1857)
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Periodicals Desk Microfilm

The Louisville weekly planet (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Louisville, Ky. : T.F. Cassels, N.R. Harper
Published 1872-1870s
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Louisville's own Ali (video)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Steve Crump
Documentary on Ali and the Louisville community where he grew up.
Location(s): Contact WTVI Charlotte

Love is strange (song)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Baker, Mickey and Sylvia Vanderpool
Included on album Love Is Strange 
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Loving her
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Ann Allen Shockley
Call Number: PS3569.H568 L68 1997
First published in 1974

Series: The Northeastern Library of Black Literature 
Location(s): University of Kentucky Libraries:

Young Library

The Lowell sun (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lowell, Mass. : John H. Harrington
Published 1896-1941, then title changed to Lowell Sun and Citizen-Leader
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

La race noire dans la démocratie américaine
Author(s)/Publishing Information: William Stuart Nelson
Paris, Groupe d'études en vue du rapprochement international [L'émancipatrice imprimerie]

Published 1922
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

Lubbock morning avalanche (newspaper)
Author(s)/Publishing Information: Lubbock, Tex. : The Avalanche Pub. Co. Inc.
Published 1923-1959, then title changed to Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Location(s): Request via Interlibrary Loan

 

[-- Return to search page --]