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Harnett T. Kane papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-21

Content Description

This collection consists of literary papers of Louisiana author Harnett Kane. Included are original edited typescripts of historical novels and essays including: Natchez on the Mississippi, Bride of fortune, and Louisiana hayride.

Dates

  • 1940-1947

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Biographical / Historical

Harnett Thomas Kane (1910-1984) was born in New Orleans, La., and attended Tulane University. He wrote on historical topics, primarily about Louisiana and Southern people and places. The work published as Bride of fortune, about Varina and Jefferson Davis, was previously titled The President's Wife. Louisiana Hayride is about the times of Gov. Huey P. Long of Louisiana.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (2 boxes. )

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Arranged by literary work.

Other Finding Aids

OCLC: 893114545

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Mr. Kane in 1949.

Title
Harnett T. Kane papers Archive Space Finding Aid
Status
Completed
Author
Information created for OCLC by Susanna Powers. Edited and entered into Archive Space by Andrew Mullins, III.
Date
2016 March 14
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US