Kenton County Public Library

Faces and Places - 25 Most Recent Comments

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Description: Aerial view of Newport, Kentucky including the riverfront, some of Covington, and Cincinnati
Comment: Might be earlier than 1985. The Islands Restaurant on the river and the Atrium Office Tower are not present
Date Posted: Jan 24, 2021 3:42 AM by Jeff Schraer
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Description: Eva Toenjes
Comment: I love that I found this old picture of my mother
Date Posted: Jan 07, 2021 6:39 AM by Nicole Toenjes
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Description: Unknown
Comment: he also taught cov. cath. students political science in the 70's
Date Posted: Jan 07, 2021 4:50 AM by j. bonno
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Description: Unknown first name, Dornbusch
Comment: This is my great grand father James Robert Dornbusch Sr.
Date Posted: Dec 12, 2020 2:07 AM by Matthew Dornbusch
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Description: George Auchter
Comment: George Auchter
Date Posted: Dec 10, 2020 3:02 AM by Donald Skirvin
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Description: Bernie's Market, 5th & Bakewell Streets
Comment: I remember smelling the meal of the day while grandma babysat me and as we watched Bob Barker. Fifth District school students would line up on the sidewalk by the hundreds for her awesome cooking.
Date Posted: Dec 06, 2020 10:45 PM by Danny Paul Von Bokern
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Description: Rep. Gene Snyder (right) talking over figures with Jim Caldwell, Jefferson County Republican party chairman. Woman is Snyder's wife.
Comment: Correction required. That is Congressman United States Representative, NOT senator Gene Snyder of Kentucky's 4th Congressional District. His wife Pat Snyder is on his right.
Date Posted: Dec 01, 2020 12:59 AM by John Dietz
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Description: Thomas R. "Doc" Rusk, owner of Rusk Heating and Air Conditioning Co.
Comment: This photo is Doc in his office at Montgomery Coal's building on West 19th Street before the company changed names and moved to West 3rd Street in Covington.
Date Posted: Dec 01, 2020 12:55 AM by John Dietz
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Description: Starting from top left: Patty Geary, Kris Barbara, Barb Gallenstein, Mary Dunn, Cheriee Hellings, Ester Gomez, Sandi Cunningham, Chris Rippe, Judie Dunajski, Barb Daines, Yvonne Allen, Dalys Chong, Kate Exterkamp, Donna Berberich, ?, Peggy Brown, Jan Edwards, Mary Beth Foltz, Mary Jo Beckerich, Debi Blattmann, Mary Ann Brue, Sandra Budde, Lucinda Carroll, Ruth Hussey, Pat Dittus, Susan Giglia, Barb Bessler, Carol Grout
Comment: ? Is Stephanie Frick And Gayle Foltz is 1 person last row.
Date Posted: Nov 25, 2020 8:01 PM by Gayle Foltz Scalf
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Description: Boy Scouts to search for bodies
Comment: The Scout Leader in this photo is my father, Fred Stilt. He ran the Scouts from the basement of St.Benedict's Church. I was old enough to remember his seriousness when he and my mother discussed taking the Scouts out there that day. He passed away in September,1993.
Date Posted: Nov 06, 2020 11:46 PM by Jacqueline Stilt
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Description: Piner High - Georgia & Mary Campbell
Comment: Georgia Campbell is my Grandma Cornelius her sister Mary Bates photo from Hemphing l road at the ole farm
Date Posted: Nov 05, 2020 7:26 PM by Bill Cornelius
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Description: James Atwood Culbertson
Comment: My 3rd cousin 1x removed.
Date Posted: Oct 03, 2020 1:45 AM by Amy Fuller
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Description: Aerial view of Florence, I-71/I-75 construction
Comment: Intersection of KY 18 and I-75
Date Posted: Sep 30, 2020 2:18 PM by Christin Schomaker
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Description: Aerial view of Ft Wright or Ft Mitchell, I-71/I-75 construction
Comment: The Fort Mitchell I-75 interchange. Highlands Cemetery is lower left. Beechwood School and football field is left center.
Date Posted: Sep 30, 2020 1:28 PM by Christian Schomaker
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Description: Aerial view of Ft Wright or Ft Mitchell, I-71/I-75 construction
Comment: I-75 at Kyles Lane, Exit 189
Date Posted: Sep 30, 2020 1:27 PM by Christian Schomaker
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Description: John Peluso and child (Paul Kunkel) receiving shoes from charity bingo.
Comment: Child in Photo is Paul Kunkel, John Peluso's grandson.
Date Posted: Sep 18, 2020 9:19 PM by Jodi L. Otto
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Description: Unidentified football players at practice
Comment: # 30 is Brian Raleigh from Campbell County
Date Posted: Sep 16, 2020 3:09 PM by Keith Swayne
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Description: Car passes parked school bus. Children in picture are Tommy Jones, Melissa Gibson, Linda Sayers and Kathy Kemper
Comment: This is on Ridgeway Dr.
Date Posted: Sep 08, 2020 6:55 PM by Jerad Moore
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Description: Unknown
Comment: Carl Ruh, educator and state representative. Mr Ruh taught at Cov Cath H.S. in the 50's
Date Posted: Sep 07, 2020 5:42 AM by Sam Womble
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Description: William Martin Photographer Skewes, 222 W. Fifth St. Cor. Hopkins and Freeman, 279 1/2 Vine St. Cincinnati, O. 510 Madison Avenue, Covington, KY
Comment: I have a picture with this same backdrop, but the woman has the gate open. It has the Skews logo and address at the bottom as well.
Date Posted: Sep 04, 2020 8:24 PM by Tara Fields
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Description: Pfc. Gary L. Harrison of Covington on duty in Korea
Comment: My Crazy uncle
Date Posted: Sep 02, 2020 10:52 PM by Christopher Mokas
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Description: Aerial view of Covington and Latonia (including the Race Track). Image number 43 in series.
Comment: Latonia Racetrack is extreme lower right corner. Fort Wright and Kyle's Lane runs top to bottom on left side of lower left quadrant. 3L runs from 4 oclock to 6 oclock with reference to the Mother of God Cemetery.
Date Posted: Aug 31, 2020 1:36 AM by Christian Schomaker
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Description: Aerial view of Ft Wright or Ft Mitchell, I-71/I-75 construction
Comment: Peaselburg lower left. Park Hills in left center, church at 1101 Amsterdam is easy to see. Dead Man's Curve on Dixie Highway short radius switchback is center of picture. I-75 would run left to right slightly below center of the picture.
Date Posted: Aug 31, 2020 12:01 AM by Christian Schomaker
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Description: Holmes High School Champion Team - #40 Lloyd McDermott, #27 "Doc" Albers
Comment: Number 54 is Ed Bramel, my uncle.
Date Posted: Aug 27, 2020 3:12 AM by Gary Gross
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Description: Rev. Roger Kriege. Associate Pastor
Comment: Like Fr. Janson and Msr Elsaesser, I remember Fr. Kriege from my earliest days. I would have been 3 or 4 when this picture was taken. I have a faint memory of his voice. He looks a little younger here than what I remember of him.
Date Posted: Aug 25, 2020 7:40 PM by Ken Poole