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Jones, Sam H. (Sam Houston), 1897-1978.


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Marguerite M. Fortier papers

Identifier: LaRC-60
Scope and Contents The collection consists of transcripts of early French baptismal records of the Fortier-Brou-Haydel-Labranche families; the papers of Michel J. Fortier concerned principally with political aspects of New Orleans in the 1870s and 1880s; newspaper clippings giving accounts of the murder of Michel J. Fortier in 1883; pictures, including three of concession plantation buildings; genealogical papers and notes with many notes on Valcour Aime. There are also papers concerned with Fortier's job at...
Dates: 1821-1957

René F. Clerc collection

Identifier: LaRC-266
Content Description This collection consists of professional and collected papers of René F. Clerc of Louisiana. Included are numerous inscribed photographs of politicians, groups, steamboats, the Huey P. Long Bridge and various places; edited texts; maps; journal issues, newspaper clippings and other printed items. Subjects of photographic portraits in this collection include Jimmie Davis, John Nance Garner, F. Edward Hébert, Richard W. Leche, Huey P. Long, Russell B. Long, John H. Overton, Sam T....
Dates: 1911-1953

William Walter Jones collection of Sam Houston Jones papers

Identifier: LaRC-409
Scope and Contents

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.

Dates: 1936-1973 (bulk: 1939-1968)

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Correspondence 2
Businessmen -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 1
Elections -- Corrupt practices -- Louisiana 1
Governors -- Louisiana 1
Governors -- Louisiana -- History 1