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Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, contracts, land documents, leases, legal documents, cancelled checks, promissory notes, income tax forms, account records, bills, and receipts of the Adeline Sugar Factory Company and the firm of Sims and Giles, which operated the company store. Much of the material dating after 1932 concerns the personal and business affairs of William F. Giles, administrator of the plant. The correspondence is primarily between W. S. Pardonner, Secretary and Manager...
Dates: 1880-1965; Other: Majority of material found in 1892-1932
Scope and Contents The collection consists of business papers of Andrew Beirne and his family, including his son, Oliver Beirne, and William Porcher Miles, who married Oliver Beirne's daughter. There are deeds, notes, correspondence, receipts, judgments, indentures, agreements, contracts, and account books that document plantation life while the Beirne family lived in Virginia during Andrew Beirne's time and later when the family moved to Ascension Parish, Louisiana. In addition, there is correspondence of...
Dates: 1801-1893; Other: Date acquired: 12/12/1995
Scope and Contents The collection consists of contract documents, a map, a diagram, blueline prints, and construction specifications for pumping station projects by Bedell and Nelson Engineers of New Orleans. There are plans for projects in Houma, New Orleans Harbor, the Port of New Orleans, Chacahoula, and Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana.
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, molasses and sugar manufacturer's reports, invoices, and other financial information about the Delgado-Albania Plantation during the years spanning 1933 to 1953.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of minutes, treasurers' reports, membership lists, hostesses' notebooks, program announcement post cards, and other records of the Friday Afternoon Club in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of Pierre Antoine Lambert (d. 1827) and of his son, Pierre Alexandre Lambert (1806-1895). Included are diplomas, medical certificates, a thesis, a slave agreement, correspondence, photographs, clippings, account books and other financial records, patient ledgers and prescriptions, baptismal records, contracts, passports, legal opinions, scientific and mathematical papers, political pamphlets, a theater ticket, a map, and other handwritten and printed...
Dates: 1798-1905; Other: Majority of material found in 1798-1862
Scope and Contents This collection consists of handwritten reports, contracts, real estate records, legal records and other documents of the New Orleans and Carrollton Rail Road Company. Also included are clippings, correspondence, expense sheets, stamps, tickets, printed forms, and drawings. Papers are included which bear autographs of G. T. Beauregard, Victor Burthe and Don A. Pardee.
Identifier: LaRC-600 (D-Municipal Records)
Scope and Contents This finding aid covers Series 4, the Municipal Records, of the Kuntz Collection. The Kuntz Collection consists of historical documents relating to the historical and cultural development of Louisiana and more specifically New Orleans. The materials date back as far as 1655 before the founding of Louisiana and continue onward through the French colonial period, the Spanish colonial period, and the National period to the mid-twentieth century. Documents include those from the Company of the...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal letters (1879-1910); legal papers (1879-1910); minutes of the Louisiana Port Investigation Commission and New Orleans and San Francisco Railroad Company (1908); and legal pamphlets (1880s-1910). Samuel Louis Gilmore (1858-1910) was New Orleans City Attorney and later a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1909-1910. There are numerous resolutions for the City of New Orleans for the years 1876 to 1879 in the collection.
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of the business records of Standard Fruit & Steamship Co. and related bodies, including the files of Salvador D'Antoni as well as administrative records throughout the corporate evolution of the company. Items include business papers, blueprints, newspapers, correspondence, minute books, articles of agreement, financial papers, minutes, contracts, telegrams, reports, clippings, and pamphlets.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, land indentures, deeds, contracts, booklets, and photographs of the John Terhune family of New Brunswick, New Jersey. The papers primarily concern the property acquired by John Terhune (1793-1886) for his book publishing company in New Brunswick. One letter (1842 February 1) is from Noah Webster (1758-1843) of New Haven, Connecticut to John Terhune and concerns the printing and selling of Webster's Elementary Spelling Book. There is also a contract...