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St. Charles Avenue Association Records

Identifier: SEAA-048

Scope and Contents

This collection includes meeting minutes, correspondence, and copies of the association’s newsletter, Streetcar Tracks. Records for the association’s offshoot organization, Save the Oaks, Incorporated, are included within the St. Charles Avenue records. Information regarding Save the Oaks, Incorporated may be included in Streetcar Tracks.


  • 1972-2015

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

Biographical / Historical

The St. Charles Avenue Association is a New Orleans neighborhood improvement organization dedicated to the preservation of St. Charles Avenue and adjacent areas.


1.67 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

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Correspondence files are arranged chronologically. Committee reports, Save the Oaks fundraising, Night Out Against Crime, and other items are arranged by project. The Streetcar Tracks newsletter is arranged by year.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records were given by the St. Charles Avenue Association to Tulane in 1985. Additions are added on an irregular basis.
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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