Diboll and Owen, Limited Office Records
Scope and Contents
This collection of records, from New Orleans architects Diboll and Owen, Limited (Collins Cere Diboll, Sr., 1869-1936; Allison Owen, Sr., 1869-1951), includes a few original tracings and blueprints for project drawings featuring New Orleans buildings. Drawings for the former New Orleans Public Library at Lee Circle, Milne Boys Home, Orleans Parish Criminal Courts Building, and First Methodist Church are maintained. Plans for the Calliope and Lafitte public housing projects were produced in association with other architects.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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25.91 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
This collection is arranged into two series: Series 1: Project Drawings; Series 2: Project Photographs, Correspondence, and Miscellaneous.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Records were given by Allison Owen, Jr. to Tulane in 1973. Drawings for housing projects were given by Collins C. Diboll, Jr. to Tulane in 1980.
- Architecture -- Louisiana -- New Orleans Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Architecture -- United States -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Public housing Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings
- architectural drawings (visual works) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
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