Howard "Cole" Coleman Photograph Collection
Scope and Contents
This collection of photographic prints, made by New Orleans photographer Howard “Cole” Coleman (1883-1969), includes views of Louisiana architecture, particularly New Orleans buildings and plantation houses outside New Orleans. Views of Mardi Gras/Carnival, Louisiana, other personages, and other subjects are also maintained. Prints are gelatin silver, 8” x 10”, and are organized by volume.
- Coleman, Howard “Cole”, 1883-1969 (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.
2.00 Linear Feet (5 volumes, 2 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection is arranged into two series: Series 1: Photographs; Series 2: Photo Negatives.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Photographic prints and negatives were given by Howard Coleman to Tulane in 1967 as a memorial to his wife, Thelma Hecht Coleman.
- Architectural photography Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Architecture -- Louisiana -- New Orleans Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Carnival Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Plantations--Louisiana Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository
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6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US