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Political campaigns

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

deLesseps S. Morrison papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-270
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the personal, military, mayoral, Organization of American States, and campaign papers of deLesseps S. Morrison. Included are photographs, correspondence, periodicals, and scrapbooks. Morrison was the Mayor of New Orleans from 1946-1960 and ambassador to the Organization of American States from 1961-1964.

Dates: 1925-1964 (bulk: 1946-1964)

William Walter Jones collection of Sam Houston Jones papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-409
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of material from Sam Houston Jones' gubernatorial and senatorial campaigns, correspondence, speech files, state and federal files, press releases, invitations and appointments, oil and gas files, and audio tape reels of speeches. William Walter Jones lost his life in the defense of World War I, and it was Sam Houston Jones' wish that the collection be named in his honor.

Dates: 1936-1973 (bulk: 1939-1968)