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George A. Saunders Office Records

Identifier: SEAA-172

Scope and Contents

This collection of office records comes from New Orleans architect George A. Saunders (1920-2006) and his collaboration with John W. Lawrence (1923-1971) and William Calongne (Lawrence and Saunders; Lawrence, Saunders, and Calongne). These records include project drawings from Lawrence and Saunders, dating from the late-1950s through the 1960s, and project drawings for work done under his own name (George A. Saunders; George A. Saunders and Associates), dating through the 1980s. Drawings feature academic, commercial, business, religious, and residential projects in New Orleans and throughout Louisiana.


  • Creation: 1950s–1980s


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


6.13 Linear Feet

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Collection is arranged by project.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Records were given by George A. Saunders to Tulane in 2000.

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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