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Daniel Henry Holmes, Jr. papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-M-1162

Scope and Contents

Daniel Henry Holmes, Jr. lived in New Orleans and his papers contain letters that he wrote to his daughters.  He reports family news from New Orleans, gives advice to his daughters, and outlines his plans to travel, with their mother, to see the girls in Europe.  Some of the letters are written solely to his eldest daughter, Rachel, whereas other letters are written to his daughters in general.

Dates

  • 1901-1904

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.

Extent

1.00 Folders

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged chronologically by the dates the letters were written.  There are two time periods from which the letters were written, the first being February to July 1901 and the other being March to April 1904. The collection consists of 1 folder.

Processing Information

Processed by intern Laura Dazey between 2009-2010

Title
Daniel Henry Holmes, Jr. papers
Author
Laura Dazey
Date
11/07/2011
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