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Walter Cooke papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-1011

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one photo album and one scrapbook, both of which were created by Walter Cooke primarily during World War I while he was stationed in France as an Army Engineer.

Dates

  • 1917-1931 (bulk: 1919-1922)

Creator

OFFSITE LOCATION

The collection is stored offsite. Researchers must contact specialcollections@tulane.edu at least two business days (48 business hours) in advance for access to these materials.

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

Walter Cooke was a Sergeant in the 19th Engineers Service Company (Forestry) during World War I and was stationed in France. He lived in New Orleans after the war.

Extent

2.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged chronologically. The collection consists of two volumes. It is 2 linear feet.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2010 by LAC Group

Title
Walter Cooke papers
Author
LAC Group
Date
02/02/2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
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