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Boggs, Hale, 1914-1972.


Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Bessie Margolin papers

Identifier: LaRC-1094
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence, appellate legal briefs, speeches, photographs, and personal papers and items of Bessie Margolin, government attorney, Supreme Court advocate, and champion of labor rights, including equal pay for women. Margolin was Associate Solicitor of the United States Department of Labor until her retirement in January 1972, after which she taught law and served as a labor arbitrator for the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service. The papers are...
Dates: 1929-1996

Charles Nutter papers

Identifier: LaRC-971
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal and professional papers of American journalist Charles Nutter. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence including outgoing carbons and edited drafts from foreign locations, numerous photographs, invitations and other items of social ephemera, speeches, financial documents, telegrams, newspaper clippings, articles, journal issues, a book, and other printed items. Individuals represented in this collection, as correspondents or as subjects, are...
Dates: 1924-1987

Hale Boggs and Lindy Boggs papers

Identifier: LaRC-1000
Scope and Contents Researchers are advised to only load one series at a time, or to perform a keyword search in the search box. Loading the entire finding aid ('Detailed description') will result in significant delays. The collection contains the congressional correspondence, legislative papers, speeches, photographs, selected personal papers and scrapbooks of Hale and Lindy Boggs. Hale Boggs was Democratic House Majority Whip and Majority Leader prior to his death in 1972, when his wife, Lindy, took over his...
Dates: 1914-2006 (bulk: 1947-1990)

International House and International Trade Mart reminiscence

Identifier: LaRC-M-1090
Scope and Contents This collection contains a detailed description of the origins of the International House, which later became the International Trade Mart. At a dinner in 1943 a group of New Orleans businessmen formulated a plan to establish a group with the common goal to promote foreign trade and provide a centralized place at which services such as interpreters and desk facilities could be offered to visitors from abroad. Alonzo G. Ensenat, head of the Hemisphere Trading Company and writer of the...
Dates: 1977

Jacob H. Morrison papers

Identifier: LaRC-781
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence of organizations that Jacob H. Morrison was interested in including Friends of the Cabildo, Louisiana Historical Association, Louisiana Landmarks, Vieux Carré Historic Preservation District, Garden District Association, Community Renewal Program, Gallier House, Sprint Fiesta, Gallery Circle, as well as the Louisiana and New Orleans Bar Associations. There are also papers related to the airplane crash of his brother, deLesseps "Chep" Morrison, and his...
Dates: 1920s-1974; Other: Majority of material found within 1950s-1960s

John S. Kendall papers

Identifier: LaRC-251
Scope and Contents The collection consists of personal and business letters to John Smith Kendall from friends, family, and some former associates from the Times-Picayune. Correspondents include F.F. Thomas, Jr., editor of Far Afield, in which several of Kendall's poems were published; Paul E. Cox, an old Times-Picayune friend; Frederick Moore, author of With Japan's Leaders; Lucy Gray of Nashville, a cousin; Harnett Kane of New Orleans; Louisiana State University Press and Alabama Press; Representative Hale...
Dates: 1889-1959; Other: Majority of material found in 1911-1959

Scott Wilson papers

Identifier: LaRC-233
Scope and Contents Scott Wilson was in public relations and also a major political campaign manager in Louisiana. He led ad campaigns for Maison Blanche, Latin American commerce, Coastal Television Company, New Orleans Cotton Exchange, the City of New Orleans, and the St. Charles Hotel. He worked on the campaigns of such notable politicians as Hale Boggs, John McKeithen, Victor Schiro, F. Edward Hebert, and Allen J. Ellender. The collection consists of personal and business correspondence, advertising...
Dates: 1921-1978 (bulk: 1945-1965)

Series 7: Campaign for Federal Judgeship, 1962-1967

Identifier: G
Scope and Contents

This series contains files pertaining to Margolin’s unsuccessful campaign from 1962 to 1967 for a federal judgeship on the Court of Claims or the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.

Dates: 1962-1967