New Orleans Tax Assessment Books Edit


LaRC Manuscripts Collection B-197


  • 1856-1891 (label)
  • Date acquired: 01/02/1969 (Other)


  • 114.00 Volumes (Whole)



  • Scope and Contents

    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.

  • Arrangement Note

    This collection contains 114 volumes.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open to the public.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

  • Source of Acquisition

    Joe Watz

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    multi-part note content

  • Related Materials

    See also collection B-207, New Orleans City Tax Roll, 2nd District, 1856.

  • Preferred Citation

    New Orleans Tax Assessment Books, Manuscripts Collection B-197, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

  • Processing Information

    Finding aid created by Lauren Kwiatkowski in 2013.