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Maud O'Bryan Ronstrom papers

Identifier: LaRC-903

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a biography, correspondence (1942-1979), photographs, invitations, newspaper clippings (1935-1970s), programs, and movie star memorabilia. There are biographies in addition to photographs of movie stars. Maud O'Bryan Ronstrom was a columnist for the Times-Picayune and the States-Item who wrote a daily advertising column. The clippings are of Ronstrom's own column and writings.


  • 1915-1979
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1977


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

Maud O'Bryan Ronstrom (1910-1979) was a columnist for the Times-Picayune and the States-Item. A Louisiana native, she wrote a daily advertising column and was married to Dr. George Nelson Ronstrom. She received her bachelor's degree in journalism from Louisiana State University in 1932.


2.00 Boxes

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Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by topic as follows: biographical material, correspondence, invitations, clippings, programs, and movie star material. The collection consists of two boxes.

Source of Acquisition

Maud O'Bryan and George Ronstrom.

Other Descriptive Information

OCLC Number: 786172352

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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