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Mabson, Beall, and Lea families papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-966

Scope and Contents

The collection is made up of a Mabson-Beall-Lea family genealogy, correspondence, scrapbooks, Louisiana Power and Light material, family photographs, autograph books, and a certificate. The material primarily centers on the lives of Eugene Mabson and his wife, Eva Lea Mabson of New Orleans, Louisiana.

Dates

  • 1882-1957
  • Other: Date acquired: 01/07/2002

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Biographical / Historical

Eugene Mabson and his wife, Eva Lea Mabson, lived in New Orleans, Louisiana during the first half of the twentieth century. Eugene Mabson worked for the Louisiana Power and Light Company.

Extent

6.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by medium as follows: family genealogy; family papers; family photographs; autograph books; photograph albums and memory books; scrapbooks; and oversized photographs and a certificate. The collection consists of six boxes and two oversize folders.

Source of Acquisition

Robert L. Mabson.

Method of Acquisition

Gift.

Other Descriptive Information

OCLC Number: 781856784

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2004 by Melissa Smith.

Creator

Title
Archon Finding Aid Title
Author
LAC Group
Date
03/05/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US