Allen, Frank H. , 1905-1973
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents One scrapbook of personal photographs by Frank H. Allen. Allen was a commercial photographer who worked in New Orleans. Album contains some of Allen's commercial work, but the main focus are personal photographs of friends and family, self-portraits, events, and locations around Louisiana and Mississippi. Many of his photographs are of the Central Business District and the Mississippi River in New Orleans. Photographs in New Orleans include Jackson Square, the Cabildo, Canal Street, the...
Content Description This collections documents the travels and work of Frank H. Allen, who was a photographer in New Orleans in the early 20th century. The collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, photo albums, and a certificate from his travels, World War II, and his home state of Louisiana. Records from his travels to Mexico, the American Southwest, Washington D.C., Long Island, and other southern states are found within this collection. The materials from World War II include photographs...
Scope and Contents The collection contains correspondence and professional papers from Winston Lill's public relations work for the City of New Orleans as well as from his time as Staff Director for the Louisiana World Exposition of 1984. There is advertising material from photographer Frank H. Allen that Lill obtained while working for the New Orleans Public Service. There are also annual reports, speeches, and campaign material documenting his position as Assistant Director and then Director of Public Relations...
Dates: 1884-1990; Other: Majority of material found in 1950s-1980s; Other: Date acquired: 03/04/1987