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Title abstracts collection

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-1043

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of land title abstracts from the Security Building and Loan Association, primarily for the Sixth and Seventh Districts of Orleans Parish and Jefferson Parish. In addition, there are some title abstracts for land in St. Bernard Parish, St. Mary Parish, St. Tammany Parish, Plaquemines Parish, and Acadia Parish.

Dates

  • 1892-1956 (bulk: 1915-1952)

Creator

OFFSITE LOCATION

The collection is stored offsite. Researchers must contact specialcollections@tulane.edu at least two business days (48 business hours) in advance for access to these materials.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Extent

73.5 Linear Feet (147 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by District and Parish, then alphabetically. The collection consists of 147 boxes. It is 73.5 linear feet.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2011 by LAC Group.

Author
LAC Group
Date
03/05/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US