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Irving Novick collection of land transactions and legal documents

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-1048

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of land transactions, land surveys, receipts, tax receipts, correspondence, legal documents, financial papers, land titles, maps,  medical treatments, and photographs. The collection primarily concerns the land transactions and legal matters of the Collins, Littell, and Cadish families near Opelousas, Louisiana. Irving Novick was the notary public involved in the adoption papers of William T. Cadish as well as Rosalie Jean Marie's sale of land to Cadish.

Dates

  • 1806-1952 (bulk: 1829-1952)

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

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 Use

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

Biographical / Historical

Irving Novick was a notary public involved in the adoption of the son of William Cadish, Sr., William T. Cadish, by his widow, Rosalie J. Marie Cadish. He was also later involved in the sale of property by Rosalie Cadish to William T. Cadish. He is possibly the collector of Manuscripts Collection 1048.

Extent

1.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged chronologically. The collection consists of one box.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 2011 by LAC Group.

Title
Irving Novick collection of land transactions and legal documents
Author
LAC Group
Date
01/05/2012
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