Henderson County Public Library

Photo Files

The library has a collection of original photographs that cover over 100 years of local history. The photos were donated by individuals. The photographs have been cataloged and you can search our online catalog by keyword or browse the list of subject folders below. Each folder represented may include multiple photographs. If you have historical photos that you would like to donate to the library, please call, stop by, or email the Genealogy Department.

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A

  • Acme Drug Store
  • Adams, John
  • Aerial View - Henderson
  • Agriculture
  • Agriculture - Machinery
  • Agriculture - Tobacco Warehouse
  • Airplanes
  • Allison, Young E.
  • Alves Home
  • Alves, Mary Flemming
  • Alves, Mary Kaye
  • Anchor Supply Company
  • Anderson Box and Basket Company
  • Anderson, Mary
  • Architecture
  • Atkinson Park
  • Atkinson Park Pool
  • Atlas Tack Corporation
  • Audubon Cardinal
  • Audubon Family
  • Audubon, John James
  • Audubon, John James - Miscellaneous
  • Audubon, John James - Pennsylvania
  • Audubon Memorial Park
  • Audubon Mill
  • Audubon Mill Park
  • Audubon Museum
  • Audubon Park Board
  • Audubon Prints
  • Auto Accident

B

  • Bach, J. M.
  • Bach-McCollum Home
  • Ball Family
  • Ball, Jenny Boone
  • Ball, Sam
  • Banks Family
  • Banks, Hannie
  • Barges & Tugboats
  • Bransford Family
  • Barret, Alex
  • Barret, Henry Estate
  • Barret Manual Training High School
  • Barret Manual Training High School - Marching Band
  • Barret Manual Training High School - Sports
  • Barret-Stites Home
  • Barret, William T. Home
  • Barron, Thomas E.
  • Bear Brand Hosiery Company
  • Becker, Louella Mary "Glimpses of Henderson, KY"
  • Belk & Henderson Store
  • Bell
  • Ben T. White and Son
  • Bend Gate School
  • Benton-Martin Home
  • Bernstein's Menswear
  • Bethel Church
  • Bienvenue Home
  • Biggs Family
  • Blackberry Hall
  • Blackwell, Marlin (Judge)
  • Blackwell #1 Oil Well
  • Blackwell-Vaughn Home
  • Blue, James
  • Boats
  • Bond Drive
  • Boone, Daniel
  • Boswell, Craven Home
  • Breckinridge, Robert
  • Bridges, John (Capt.)
  • Bright Spot
  • Brown, Claude
  • Brown, Sneed - Blacksmith
  • Buildings - Miscellaneous
  • Burch Electronics

C

  • Cabell-Lambert-Logan Home
  • Cabell, Roger "Big Doc"
  • Camp Breckinridge
  • Camp Cromwell
  • Canaday Family
  • Carroll, Redmond
  • Cartwright, Tom
  • Cemeteries
  • Center Street School
  • Central Park
  • Central School
  • Chambers, Beulah Beverly
  • Chandler, Albert Benjamin (Happy)
  • Church, Mrs. Powers
  • City Committee
  • City Flag
  • City High School (South Middle School)
  • City Office Building
  • City Seal
  • Civil War
  • Clark, George Rogers
  • Clay, Sally Ann
  • Clements, Earle C.
  • Cloudy, John
  • Club Commando
  • Coal Belt
  • Coal Mine
  • Columbia School
  • Combs, Bert T.
  • Cooper, Mrs. H. Lee
  • Cooper, Helen
  • Cooperative Seed & Farm Supply Service
  • Corydon Schools
  • Cotton Mill
  • County High School (North Middle School)
  • Crutcher Family
  • Cummings, Janet

D

  • Dade Family
  • Dade Park (Ellis Park)
  • Dallam-Branaman Home
  • Dallam-Norment Home
  • Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Davis, Don
  • Delano-Farmer Home
  • Delker Brothers Manufacturing
  • Dixie School
  • Downtown - Public Gathering
  • Drive-In Movie Theater
  • Duncan, Elaine

E

  • Eblen Hotel
  • Eblen-McGinnis Home
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Elk's Home
  • Elm Street
  • Eureka Plating Co., Inc.

F

  • Fagan Home
  • Farley Slave Quarters
  • Farm Bureau Building
  • Farm Credit Bank
  • Farmer Home
  • Farmer's Bank & Trust
  • Feix, Essie
  • Feix, Jimmy
  • Female Seminary
  • Fenn & Kleiderer Merchant Tailors
  • Fernwood Cemetary
  • Ferries
  • Fire Department
  • Fires
  • First Christian Church - Henderson, Kentucky
  • First Baptist Church - Morganfield, KY
  • First Christian Church - Corydon, KY
  • First Methodist Church
  • First Missionary Baptist Church
  • First Presbyterian Church
  • First Street
  • Fisher, Jack - Sketches
  • Fisher, L.D. (Captain)
  • Fishtown
  • Flatboat Race of 1973
  • Flatboats
  • Flood of 1937
  • Flood of 1937 - Cairo, IL
  • Flood of 1937 - Paducah, KY
  • Flooding
  • Foard, Harry T.
  • 4-H
  • Francis, James Patrick
  • Frank G. Schmitt Wholesalers
  • Furman Home
  • Furman, Lucy

G

  • Galloway, Ewing
  • Galloway, Maurice (Mayor)
  • Gas Lamp Pole
  • Gateway Motor Court
  • Geese
  • Gibbs Die Casting
  • Glass Family
  • Goebel Home
  • Gospel Assembly
  • Governor's Home
  • Gravette Home
  • Green River
  • Green River Ferry
  • Group Photos - Misc
  • Gulf Gas Station

H

  • Hagan, Joe
  • Halle, Fred J.
  • Handy, W.C. (William Christopher)
  • Harpe's Head Marker
  • Harris, Leigh
  • Hart Family
  • Hart, Nancy Morgan
  • Hartmann Thomas Electrical Supplies
  • Haven Pentecostal Church
  • Haywood-Alves Home
  • Headstones
  • Hebbardsville Elementary School
  • Henderson Academy
  • Henderson, Archibald
  • Henderson City Scales
  • Henderson Community College
  • Henderson Community College - Students
  • Henderson Community College - Teachers
  • Henderson County Court
  • Henderson County Courthouse
  • Henderson County Homemakers
  • Henderson County Public Library - Building
  • Henderson County Public Library - Children's Department
  • Henderson County Public Library - "Great Horned Owls"
  • Henderson County Public Library - Miscellaneous
  • Henderson County Public Library - 100th Anniversary
  • Henderson County State Bank
  • Henderson County State Bank – Corydon
  • Henderson Electric Supply
  • Henderson - Evansville Bridge
  • Henderson Golf & Country Club
  • Henderson High School - Class of 1907
  • Henderson Municipal Center
  • Henderson – Municipal Power and Light
  • Henderson National Bank
  • Henderson - Original Plan
  • Henderson, Richard
  • Henderson Union REA
  • Henn & Lain Company Furniture
  • Herron, Elmer
  • Hill Home
  • Historic Henderson Publishing Council
  • Historical Tablets
  • Hitching Post
  • Hogg, James
  • Holloway Home - Graham Hill
  • Holloway, John
  • Holy Name Catholic Church
  • Holy Name Catholic School
  • Homecrafters
  • Homes - Historic
  • Honig, George
  • Hood, Charles (Dr.)
  • Hopkins, Samuel (General)
  • Horse Races
  • Horseshoe Bend
  • Horticulture
  • Hosback, "Doc"
  • Hosiery Mill Housing
  • Howard, Tryon Yancey
  • Huhlein, John - Band
  • Hunt, Hallie
  • Hutchen, Virginius

I

  • Ijames Farm
  • Illustrated Henderson
  • Imperial Tobacco Company
  • Indian Guide Tree
  • Individual Photographs - Miscellaneous
  • Industrial Photos
  • Ingram-Snyder Home
  • Irwin, Margaret
  • Island Queen

J

  • J.C. Penney Company
  • J.J. Newberry
  • J. Redding Jewelers
  • Johnson, Adam Rankin
  • Jones, Gabriel (Judge)
  • Jones, Henderson
  • Jones, John
  • Jones, Margaret
  • Judy, E. Keevil (Dr.)

K

  • Kasey, Sally
  • Katterjohn-Reid Home
  • Keach Home (The Elms)
  • Kentucky Capitol
  • Kentucky Movie Theater
  • Kentucky Parks
  • Kiefer-Winstead Home
  • Kimmel Home
  • Kimmell, Husband Edward (Admiral)
  • Kingdon Hotel
  • Kirby Home
  • Kirby, Maurice
  • Kraver Building
  • Krug, Frank
  • Kruger, Harold
  • Kruger's Store
  • Kusan, Inc.

L

  • L & N Wharf Boat
  • Lackey Family
  • Lambert & O'Connell Merchants
  • Lambert Home
  • Laswell, Linda
  • Latta Home
  • Lattin, Mrs. William J.
  • Letcher, Gibney Oscar
  • Lockett Collection
  • Lockett Family
  • Lockett, Mary
  • Lockett, Robert Addison
  • Lockett-Wilson Home
  • Locomotives
  • Louisville & Nashville Railroad Bridge
  • Lyne, Leonard L. (Col.)
  • Lyne, Thomas B.
  • Lyne, Willie
  • Lyne-Crafton Home
  • Lyne-Trawick Home

M

  • McAllister, Fannie J. Stanley
  • McBride, Daniel
  • McCallister-Bird Home
  • McCollum Home
  • McCormick-Stagg Home
  • McCullagh, Mary Lyne
  • McCullough Home
  • McFarland Family
  • Mac's Women's Clothing
  • Main Street
  • Mann Homes
  • Mann's Ladies Ready To Wear
  • Marshall, William J. Home
  • Martin, Lew
  • Mason, Carol Faye
  • Mastadon Bones
  • Medicine Show
  • Mesker Steel Storefronts and Columns
  • Methodist Hospital
  • Metzger's Tavern
  • Meuth Family
  • Millet Hill
  • Miscellaneous
  • Mitchell Home
  • Mitchell, Robert
  • Moonshine Still
  • Morton, Thurston (Senator)
  • Moss Corydon Funeral Home
  • Moss Funeral Residence
  • Moss, Paul
  • Movie Photos
  • My Old Kentucky Home

N

  • National Bellas Hess Co.
  • Neel, Barbara
  • Newman, William (Mayor)
  • Nicholson, J.L.
  • Niles, Ben
  • Norris Hardware

O

  • Odd Fellow's Hall
  • Ohio River
  • Ohio River - Frozen
  • Ohio River Ordinance Ammonia Plant
  • Ohio Valley Banking
  • Ohio Valley National Bank
  • Ohio Valley Soybean Cooperative
  • Old Henderson Homes and Buildings - Miscellaneous
  • Old Henderson Homes and Buildings - Proofs
  • Old Kentucky Mansion
  • Oliver Family
  • O'Nan, Richard
  • Osborn Manufacturing Company
  • Otey Home
  • Overby, Marjorie Sutton
  • Owen, G. Wash

P

  • P and H House
  • Palmore, John S. (Judge)
  • Parades
  • Payne's Cleaning and Pressing
  • Period Tables, Inc.
  • Perkins-Sprague Home
  • Phillips Family
  • Phillips 66 Gas Station
  • Planters State Bank
  • Police Department
  • Poole, Kentucky
  • Poole School
  • Porter, Elliott, Jr.
  • Posey, Mary
  • Posey, Robert
  • Post Office - Drakesboro, Kentucky
  • Post Office - Smith Mills, Kentucky
  • Postcards - Alamo Plaza Courts
  • Postcards - American Legion
  • Postcards - Atkinson Park
  • Postcards- Atkinson Park Dancing Pavilion
  • Postcards - Audubon, John James
  • Postcards - Audubon, John James - Louisiana
  • Postcards - Audubon, John James - New York
  • Postcards - Audubon, John James - Prints
  • Postcards - Audubon Memorial Park
  • Postcards - Audubon Mill
  • Postcards - Audubon Museum
  • Postcards - Audubon School
  • Postcards - Bardstown, Kentucky
  • Postcards - Barret Manual Training High School
  • Postcards - Barret Park
  • Postcards - Bennett Memorial Church
  • Postcards - Boone Tavern
  • Postcards - Camp Cromwell
  • Postcards - Central Park
  • Postcards - Central Presbyterian Church
  • Postcards - Club Trocadero
  • Postcards - Cotton Mills
  • Postcards - Country Club
  • Postcards - Dade Park (Ellis Park)
  • Postcards - Dams
  • Postcards - Davis, Jefferson
  • Postcards - Elk's Home
  • Postcards - Ferry
  • Postcards - Fire Department
  • Postcards - First Christian Church
  • Postcards - First Methodist Church
  • Postcards - First Presbyterian Church
  • Postcards - Flood of 1937
  • Postcards - Gateway Motor Court
  • Postcards - Georgia - Miscellaneous
  • Postcards - Glass House Restaurant
  • Postcards - Henderson County Courthouse
  • Postcards - Henderson County Public Library
  • Postcards - Henderson - Downtown
  • Postcards - Henderson-Evansville Bridge
  • Postcards - Historical Tablets
  • Postcards - Holy Name Catholic Church
  • Postcards - Honig, George
  • Postcards - Immanuel Baptist Temple
  • Postcards - Indiana - Miscellaneous
  • Postcards - Interurban Station
  • Postcards - Jimmy's Drive In & Gift Shop
  • Postcards - Johnson, Andrew
  • Postcards – Johnston, Amelia
  • Postcards - Kentucky Capitol
  • Postcards - Kentucky Miscellaneous
  • Postcards - Kingdon Hotel
  • Postcards - Knight & Gregory Service Station
  • Postcards - Liberty Hall
  • Postcards - Louisiana - Miscellaneous
  • Postcards - Louisville & Nashville Railroad Bridge
  • Postcards - Main Street
  • Postcards - Marstall Furniture Company
  • Postcards - Methodist Church (Corydon)
  • Postcards - Methodist Hospital
  • Postcards - Ohio - Misc.
  • Postcards - Ohio River
  • Postcards - Ohio Valley Bank & Trust Co.
  • Postcards - Paducah, Kentucky
  • Postcards - Planters State Bank
  • Postcards - Post Office
  • Postcards - Riverfront
  • Postcards - Second Presbyterian Church
  • Postcards - Second Street
  • Postcards - Seventh Street School
  • Postcards - Shakertown, KY
  • Postcards - Soaper Hotel Postcards - Transylvania Company
  • Postcards - Union Station Train Depot
  • Postcards - Virginia - Miscellaneous
  • Postcards - Washington, George Kenmore Estate
  • Postcards - World Fair 1939
  • Postcards - YMCA
  • Powell - McCormick Home
  • Powell, Lazarus

Q

There are currently no files beginning with "Q" in our Photo File archives.

R

  • Rankin, Alex
  • Rankin, Ann (Miss)
  • Rankin, Dr. Home
  • Rankin-Markwell Home
  • Rankin-Royer Home
  • Rash-Phillips Home
  • Red Cross
  • Red Front Food Market
  • Red Horse Gift Shop
  • Revolutionary War Memorial
  • Rhoades-Gilliham Home
  • Rhoads, W.P.
  • Rinke, Milton
  • River Scenes
  • Riverfront
  • Riverview School
  • Robards Family
  • Roberts, Dorothy
  • Robertson Settlement
  • Rose, Reverend L.W.
  • Ross, Suzanne Snyder
  • Rotary Club
  • Rowland, Jim
  • Royster, Carrie Mae
  • Rudy Rowland Funeral Home

S

  • St. Louis Catholic Church
  • St. Paul's Episcopal Church
  • Sandefur, Hugh E.
  • Sandefur, Hugh E. - Building
  • Sasseen, Mary Towles
  • Schools - Graduates
  • Scott Lumber Company
  • Second Street
  • Sesquicentennial Celebration
  • Shakers
  • Sheffer, Mrs.
  • Simon's Shoes
  • Simpson, Faust Y.
  • Sinclair Gas Station
  • Slot Machines
  • Smith, BeeGee
  • Smith, Graham Allen
  • Smith Mills, Kentucky
  • Sneed, Henry "Uncle Skillet"
  • Snyder, Mrs. Russell
  • Soaper Barber Shop
  • Soaper Hotel
  • Soaper - Hughes Tobacco Company
  • Soaper, Richard Henderson
  • Soaper, Robert, II
  • Soaper-West Home
  • Speculation Homes
  • Spencer Chemical Company
  • Sports - Baseball
  • Sports - Basketball
  • Sports - Football
  • Sports - Golf
  • Sports - Tennis
  • Sprague Home
  • Stagecoach House
  • Starling Family
  • Stewart Family
  • Stewart's Plumbing & Heating Company
  • Stone-Lambert Home
  • Street, Frank T.
  • Street Scenes - Miscellaneous
  • Sugar Tree Grove
  • Sunset Park
  • Swope, Ella

T

  • Tanner, Charles
  • Tapp's Café
  • Taylor, J.C.
  • Taylor, J.N.
  • Teachers
  • Temple of the Adas Israel Jewish Church
  • Texaco Gas Station
  • Tobacco Industry
  • Towles, Mary Lucy
  • Towles-Sasseen Home
  • Towles, Susan Starling
  • Traction Station
  • Transylvania Society
  • Treadwater Bridge
  • Trend Setters Beauty Salon
  • Tri-State Plastic Molding Company
  • Turner-Griggs Home

U

  • Union Bank & Trust
  • Union Federal Savings Bank
  • Union Station Train Depot
  • Utley, Edward "Red"

V

  • Valley Distilleries
  • Virginia - Miscellaneous

W

  • W.C. Handy
  • Walters, Judy
  • War
  • Water Bucket
  • Waterson Treaty
  • Wathen, Jack
  • Wathen, Samuel Spaulding
  • Weaverton Junior High School
  • Weiner's Market
  • Western & Atlantic Railroad
  • Wetherby, Lawrence
  • White City Stock Farm
  • Whitfield, George
  • Wilkerson Family
  • Wilkerson's Shoes
  • Williams, J.J.B. (Major General)
  • Williams, Lida
  • Wilson-Eargood Home
  • Wilson, Glenda
  • Wing Family
  • Wolf's Tavern
  • Wootton, Bailey
  • World War II

X

There are currently no files beginning with "X" in our Photo File archives.

Y

There are currently no files beginning with "Y" in our Photo File archives.

Z

  • Zion United Church of Christ