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PLEASE NOTE

An appointment is necessary if you are seeking specific research assistance. The Museum Coordinator may also schedule appointments and tours outside of the normal open hours. Please contact Museum Coordinator Bridget Bacon.

If you would like to bring a group larger than six members during normal business hours, please make advance arrangements with the Museum Coordinator.

NEW! Oral History Interviews Now Online

Thanks to the participation of dozens of Louisville residents and a talented and dedicated team of oral history program volunteers, the Louisville Historical Museum has a rich collection of filmed interviews documenting Louisville's unique history. The Museum has captured people's memories and stories about Louisville in over 170 hours of interviews conducted since 2009.

NEW! Colorado Historic Newspapers

This site has recently been updated with a new, easier-to-use platform, higher quality OCR and digitization that applies national standards, and a social media component.

Watch a short YouTube video about the Colorado Historic Newspaper Collection (CHNC) and how this organization is working to preserve Colorado's history.


County Assessor Cards

Louisville's 1948-1983 County Assessor Cards are now available online:


Historic Photos Search

In addition to searching and viewing Louisville’s 1948-1983 County Assessor Cards online, you may now also search, browse, and view many historic photos from the collection of the Louisville Historical Museum!

Please check back again, as the Museum will be adding even more historic photos from its collection to view online. For more information or to help identify the people shown in these historic photos, please contact the Museum.


Documents

The following documents have been researched and compiled by Bridget Bacon, Museum Coordinator. Please contact the Museum f you have any questions about these documents.

Document Name Format
Italian Surnames of Louisville pdf  html
World War II Servicemen (from DVD)
pdf
html
Roster and Christmas Menu for Federal
Troops in Louisville, 1914-1915
pdf
html
Property History Reports
Format

National Register of Historic Buildings

pdf
Acme Mine
pdf
Grain Elevator
pdf
Front, 740
pdf
Jefferson, 741
pdf
Main, 641
pdf
Main, 701
pdf  
Main, 717
pdf  
Main, 724-728
pdf  
Main, 816
pdf  
Main, 817
pdf  
Main, 908
pdf  
Main, 927
pdf  
Pine, 1006
pdf  
Walnut, 804
pdf  

Websites


Other Local History Resources