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F. Labouisse Monroe, Sr. Office Records

 Collection
Identifier: SEAA-127

Scope and Contents

This collection includes project drawings from New Orleans architect F. Monroe Labouisse, Sr. (1911-1998), which were made during his association with the New Orleans architectural office of Parham and Labouisse (Frederick D. Parham, 1893-1971). Project drawings made during his association with other offices are also maintained, and include the following architects and firms: Moise H. Goldstein (1914-1940) (Moise H. Goldstein, 1882-1972); Moise H. Goldstein and Associates (1940-1947); and Goldstein, Parham, and Labouisse (1947-1962). Projects are mostly residential, and among them is Labouisse’s own residence at 1211 Philip Street, New Orleans. Drawings for restoration work to Madame John’s Legacy (632 Dumaine Street, New Orleans), made by architect F. Monroe Labouisse, Jr. (Labouisse's son; 1939-1996), are also included.

Dates

  • 1928–1970s

Creator

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 specialcollections@tulane.edu.

Extent

46.67 Linear Feet (16 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Collection is arranged by project.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records were given by F. Monroe Labouisse, Sr. to Tulane in 1983.

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