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A. K. Seago & Co. telegraphic code book

Identifier: LaRC-M-771

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a "Telegraphic Cypher Code" designed to be used in communication with A. > Seago & Co., who were brokers and commission merchants for sugar, molasses, and rice in New Orleans. Also included is a telegram using the code, dated 1893.


  • 1890-1893

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.


1.00 Folders

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Arrangement Note

This collection consists of 1 folder.

Source of Acquisition

Gift of Charles Colcock Jones Collection; date acquired: 10/02/1980.

Processing Information

Finding aid information entered in Archon by Sophie Kohn in 2012.

Sophie Kohn
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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