Louis A. Goldstein Office Records
Scope and Contents
This collection of records, from New Orleans architect Louis A. Goldstein's office, includes drawings, related correspondence, and photographs regarding business, commercial, religious, and residential buildings and alterations. Projects were done in New Orleans, throughout Louisiana, and a few cities in the United States. Personal correspondence and photographs are also maintained.
- Goldstein, Louis A., 1925-2001 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection is the physical property of Tulane University Special Collections. Copyright belongs to the creators or their legal heirs and assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or owner’s heir for permission to publish where Tulane University Special Collections does not hold the copyright. For further information, please contact Research Services at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Biographical / Historical
Son of New Orleans architect Moise H. Goldstein (1882-1972), Louis A. Goldstein (1925-2001) initially worked with his father in his firm of Goldstein, Parham, and Labouisse (1947-1962). He practiced on his own for a short time, moving to Michigan in 1965 to pursue a degree in city planning, eventually working for Detroit, Michigan City Planning.
57.95 Linear Feet (17 oversize folders, 3 boxes)
Language of Materials
The collection is arranged into three series: Series 1: Project Drawings; Series 2: Project Correspondence; Series 3: Personal Records and Correspondence.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Records were given by Louis A. Goldstein, along with records from his father Moise H. Goldstein, to Tulane in 1965. Additional records were given during the 1970s and 1980s.
- Architectural drawings Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Architecture -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Architecture, Domestic -- Louisiana Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Architecture, Modern -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Language of description
- Script of description
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