Tachau (Jean Brandeis) reminiscence manuscript, ca. 1970-1976

Descriptive Summary

Title
Tachau (Jean Brandeis) reminiscence manuscript, ca. 1970-1976
Creator
Tachau, Jean Brandeis.
Extent
0.1 linear ft.
Subjects
University of Louisville
Women in Politics and Civic Affairs
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Louisville

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
This document is a reminiscence authored by Jean Brandeis Tachau describing visits to Louisville by her uncle, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Louis D. Brandeis, the growth of interest in classical music in Louisville, and Tachau's role in social welfare activities including the birth control movement. Tachau, the wife of Charles G. Tachau, lived in Louisville all her life. She was an active volunteer in many social causes and was also an amateur pianist who loved music. Tachau also remembered life on family farms in eastern Jefferson County in this account.