Leo Francis Dufrechou Office Records
Scope and Contents
This collection of records, from New Orleans architect Leo Francis Dufrechou (1923-2001)'s office, includes project drawings for both East and West Jefferson Hospitals in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. Project drawings encompass academic, commercial, office, and residential buildings throughout Louisiana, the United States, and in Egypt. Childhood drawings are also maintained.
- Dufrechou, Leo Francis, 1923-2001 (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 email@example.com.
Biographical / Historical
Dufrechou designed many International Style residences in the New Orleans region.
4.39 Linear Feet (4 tube boxes, 1 folio case)
Language of Materials
This collection is arranged into two series: Series 1: Project Drawings; Series 2: Project and Childhood Drawings.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Records were given by the family of Leo F. Dufrechou in 2010.
- Architecture -- United States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Architecture, Domestic -- Louisiana Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- architectural drawings (visual works) Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Language of description
- Script of description
Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository
Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US