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Albert Voss collection

Identifier: LaRC-856

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of programs, scrapbooks, clippings, cast lists, photographs, illustrations, correspondence, personal items, invitations, a manuscript score of Aida, playbills, and reviews pertaining to New Orleans musical and theatrical performances between 1843 and 1990. There are also music programs from places outside of New Orleans.


  • 1843-1990


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.


19.00 Boxes

Language of Materials


Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged into six series: 1) French Opera programs and cast lists; 2) New Orleans Opera Association, season programs; 3) Other New Orleans and area concert programs and cast lists; 4) Non-New Orleans materials and other photographs, illustrations, correspondence, and personal items; 5) Oversized documents; and 6) scrapbooks. The collection consists of nineteen boxes and two oversize folders.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Hilda Mary Voss Boudreaux and Albert L. Voss, Jr. Date acquired: 06/07/1991.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 1993 and 1996 by Whitney McCray, Irwin Lachoff, and M. LeBlanc.

LAC Group
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US