The volumes contain the New Orleans property tax rolls for Districts 1-4 from 1856-1871. The rolls give the location and size of each property, the name of the owner, the value of the real estate, and the number of slaves on the property and their value.
This collection contains 114 volumes.
Collection is open to the public.
Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
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See also collection B-207, New Orleans City Tax Roll, 2nd District, 1856.
New Orleans Tax Assessment Books, Manuscripts Collection B-197, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Finding aid created by Lauren Kwiatkowski in 2013.