Schiro, Victor H. (Victor Hugo), 1904-1992.
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
This collection contains records from the ACLU of Louisiana. These records include financial records, court case files, personal correspondence, pamphlets, clippings, case research, and newsletters. The ACLU of Louisiana was founded in 1956 as a state affiliate of the national ACLU.
Photographs featuring Mayor Victor Schiro, Clay Shaw, and Jimmie McKeithen, among others, at the ceremony opening construction on the new International Trade Mart building at 2 Canal Street that later became the World Trade Center.
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.
- Collection 4
- Archival Object 1
- Correspondence 3
- Clippings (information artifacts) 2
- Scrapbooks 2
- Central America -- Commerce 1
- Children's rights -- Law and legislation 1
- Civil rights 1
- Civil rights--United States 1
- Civil rights--societies, etc 1
- Freedom of religion--United States--History--20th century 1
- Freedom of religion--United States--History--21st century 1
- Freedom of speech 1
- Gay rights--United States--History--20th century 1
- Gay rights--United States--History--21st century 1
- Louisiana -- History -- 20th century 1
- Louisiana -- Politics and government -- 20th century 1
- Louisiana -- Race relations 1
- Louisiana Civil Liberties Union 1
- Mayors -- Louisiana -- New Orleans 1
- New Orleans (La) -- Politics and government 1
- Photographs 1 ∧ less