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Jefferson Democratic Association records

Identifier: LaRC-412

Scope and Contents

This collection contains files, photographs, and correspondence of the Jefferson Democratic Association, a political organization in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana,  founded and led by Jules Mollere. Records include voting returns, lists of candidates and election workers, newspaper clippings, campaign posters, and membership cards, many of which refer to the political and social climate in Jefferson Parish at the time, and the various scandals the parish faced.


  • 1954-1972


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.


7 Linear Feet

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Arrangement Note

This collection consists of 16 boxes and 2 oversize folders. It is 7 linear feet.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Hugh Oliver. Date acquired: 07/12/1967.

Other Descriptive Information

OCLC Number: 821933675

Processing Information

Collection preliminarily processed in 1997.

Deborah Dixon
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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