Democratic Party (La.)
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
The collection consists of the personal, military, mayoral, Organization of American States, and campaign papers of deLesseps S. Morrison. Included are photographs, correspondence, periodicals, and scrapbooks. Morrison was the Mayor of New Orleans from 1946-1960 and ambassador to the Organization of American States from 1961-1964.
F. Edward Hébert (1901-1979) was the longest-serving member of the House of Representatives from the state of Louisiana, holding office from 1941-1977. The collection consists of political correspondence, hundreds of scrapbooks and photograph albums, subject files, bound press releases and speeches, a manuscript for his autobiography (Last of the Titans), political cartoons, awards, and audio/visual materials.
This collection contains files, photographs, and correspondence of the Jefferson Democratic Association, a political organization in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, founded and led by Jules Mollere. Records include voting returns, lists of candidates and election workers, newspaper clippings, campaign posters, and membership cards, many of which refer to the political and social climate in Jefferson Parish at the time, and the various scandals the parish faced.
The Victor Schiro papers consist of correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, and reading files from Schiro's period as mayor of New Orleans (1961-1970). Also included are family materials, files from Schiro's insurance company cases, as well as papers belonging to his wife, Sunny, consisting of scrapbooks, correspondence, and photographs that relate to her many philanthropic activities.
The collection consists of material from Sam Houston Jones' gubernatorial and senatorial campaigns, correspondence, speech files, state and federal files, press releases, invitations and appointments, oil and gas files, and audio tape reels of speeches. William Walter Jones lost his life in the defense of World War I, and it was Sam Houston Jones' wish that the collection be named in his honor.
- Correspondence 5
- Speeches 5
- Photographs 3
- Scrapbooks 3
- Clippings (information artifacts) 2
- Legislation 2
- Louisiana -- Politics and government 2
- Louisiana -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
- Mayors -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 2
- New Orleans (La) -- Politics and government 2
- Political campaigns 2
- United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 2
- Alexandria (La) -- History 1
- Ambassadors -- United States 1
- Businessmen -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 1
- Census tracts 1
- Civil Service 1
- Congressional districts 1
- Elections -- Corrupt practices -- Louisiana 1
- Governors -- Louisiana 1 + ∧ less