Louisville Board of Independent Insurance Agents Records,1854-1982

Descriptive Summary

Title
Louisville Board of Independent Insurance Agents Records,1854-1982
Creator
Louisville Board of Independent Insurance Agents
Extent
11 cubic ft.
Subjects
Board of Underwriters (Louisville, Ky.)-- Archives.
Local Agents Clearing House Association (Louisville, Ky.)-- Archives.
Louisville Board of Fire Underwriters-- Archives.
Louisville Board of Insurance Agents-- Archives.
Louisville Board of Underwriters-- Archives.
Insurance agents-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
Insurance companies, American-- Kentucky-- Louisville-- History-- Sources.
Louisville Board of Underwriters.
Louisville Board of Fire Underwriters.
Louisville Board of Insurance Agents.
Board of Underwriters (Louisville, Ky.)
Local Agents Clearing House Association (Louisville, Ky.)
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Repository
The Filson Historical Society

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Established on 15 Feb. 1854 as the Board of Underwriters. The insurance board has undergone several name changes: Louisville Board of Underwriters (1864); Louisville Board of Fire Underwriters (1874); Louisville Board of Insurance Agents (1951); Louisville Board of Independent Insurance Agents (1969); and the Louisville Board of Independent Agents, Inc. (1976). The board had a board of directors which held regular meetings and which included many prominent Louisvillians. The board disbanded and went out of business in 1982. The records of the board consist of minutes of meetings, 1854-1973; constitution and by -laws, including revisions, 1854-1892; quarterly reports, 1911-1956; financial records, 1913-1981; and office files, correspondence, and agency histories, 1940 -1982. There is also one volume of meeting minutes of the Local Agents Clearing House Association, 1896-1930