Filson Historical Society to screen rare Louisville footage

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Posted on June 12, 2014 at 5:15 PM

Updated Thursday, Jun 12 at 6:23 PM

Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - Get a frame-by-frame look at the amazing film from the 1920s and 1930s at the Filson Historical Society.

The rare film was taken by two different Louisville families in the 1920s and '30s, and it's considered to be some of the earliest moving film of the city to be in existence.

It showed a bustling downtown with trolley cars, a frozen ohio river and more

The program tomorrow is called Preserving Early Amateur Film of Kentucky.

The viewing is  from noon until 1 p.m. at the Filson, 1310 South 3rd Street, and is $10 or free to Filson members.


 



 
 

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