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Baron Marc de Villiers du Terrage papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-M-58

Scope and Contents

Letters written by Baron Marc de Villiers du Terrage, Parisian born author of Louisiana history (probably to Mr. Beer) concerning the publication of his "The History of the Founding of New Orleans." He also mentions another work "The French Expedition in Texas in 1720-1721." There is a copy of article included. Mostly in French with some English translations.

Dates

  • 1914-1917

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

1.00 Folders

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

This collection consists of one folder.

Source of Acquisition

HML via William Beer; date acquired: 01/10/1948

Accruals and Additions

Two pieces were added January 10, 1949 and another two were added March 2, 1949.

Processing Information

Finding aid information entered in Archon by Deirdre Barr in 2012.

Title
Baron Marc de Villiers du Terrage papers
Author
Deirdre Barr
Date
08/06/2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

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