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Lusher Playground Project records

Identifier: LaRC-809

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of correspondence, general papers, accounts, architectural plans, a photo album, and checkbook, all of which relate to the construction of the playground at R.M. Lusher Elementary School. Includes fund raising papers of Robert Bermudez and preliminary drawings and final architectural plans by William K. Turner of the Tulane School of Architecture.


  • 1967-1974

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 Boxes

Language of Materials



Collection is arranged by topic as follows: General records relating to the construction of the playground, correspondence about funds, accounts, proposals and arguments, plans, checkbook, and photo album. The collection consists of one box and two volumes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of William K. Turner. Date acquired: 01/06/1976.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 1990 by ML and HB.

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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