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Michael Wynne collection

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-615

Scope and Contents

The collection is made up of correspondence, a deposition, reminiscences, and other written materials about Louisiana. There is also correspondence to Michael Wynne, Lyle Saxon material, autographs of Louisiana and United States dignitaries, certificates, numismatic material, Loyola University material, religious material, notes and cards, photographs, prints, maps, André Olivier material, and other printed materials. There is also Diettel family material, including a journal, letters, photographs, and artifacts.

Dates

  • 1794-1982

Creator

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.

Biographical / Historical

Michael Dayries Wynne has lived in Pineville, Alexandria, Marksville, and Baton Rouge. He majored in history at Louisiana State University. He is a state probation and parole supervisor in Alexandria. His interests are autograph collecting, numismatics, and history. In 1983, the Alexandria Genealogical and Historical Library had a display of his collection of business and calling cards. A member of the Dayries family, he is a cousin of LaVerne "Pike" Thomas, whose collection contains some material from Michael Dayries Wynne.

Extent

1.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

The collection is arranged by topic as follows: collected written correspondence and materials about Louisiana, letters to Michael Wynne, Lyle Saxon material, autographs of Louisiana and United States dignitaries, certificates, numismatic materials, Reverend Florence D. Sullivan material, Loyola University material, religious material, notes and cards, photographs, prints, maps, André Olivier material, "La vie, le crime et les confessions d'Ernest et Alexis Blanc," Beautiful Pointe Coupée and her prominent citizens, programs and menus, other printed material, and Diettel family material. The collection consists of one box.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Michael Dayries Wynne. Date acquired: 11/30/1976.

Accruals and Additions

Additional contributions made since 1977.

Other Descriptive Information

OCLC Number: 746324570

Processing Information

Collection processed in 1994 by SMW and ML.

Title
Michael Wynne collection
Author
LAC Group
Date
01/04/2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

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