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Alice Monroe Labouisse papers

Identifier: LaRC-283

Scope and Contents

The collection contains photographs, correspondence, bills and receipts, cards and invitations, clippings, church publications, and photo albums. There is a commonplace book of Alice Blanc dated 1875 September and 1876 that includes observations on the United States Centennial in Philadelphia. The photograph albums include images of the Gulf Coast, North Carolina, New York, and New Orleans (buildings). There are also family photographs of the Labouisse family as well as desk diaries of Alice Monroe Labouisse.


  • 1875-1965


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

Alice Monroe Labouisse was married to Samuel Stanhope Labouisse, Sr. Their Children are Frank Monroe Labouisse (b. 1911), Samuel S. Labouisse, Jr. (b. 1909), and David Nindes Labouisse (b. 1918). Her husband belonged to the architectural firm of DeBuys, Churchill, and Labouisse.


2.00 Boxes

Language of Materials


Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged as follows: photographs, correspondence, financial records, other papers, clippings, desk diaries, commonplace book, and photo albums. The collection consists of two boxes.

Other Descriptive Information

OCLC Number: 778099078

Processing Information

Collection processed in 1975 by WEM; 1990 inventory ML.

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Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US