Clippings (information artifacts)
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Found in 182 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The papers consist of business correspondence, some personal correspondence, bills, receipts, leases, legal papers, appraisals, and other fiscal documents of Charles E. Alter of New Orleans. Alter had significant real estate holdings in New Orleans and an interest in several plantations like Skaggs Plantation (later known as Victoria Plantation), Ormond Plantation, Australia Plantation and others. Documents related to Dr. Alter's real estate and court cases over this real estate are included in...
Dates: 1826-1904; Other: Date acquired: 07/03/1954
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence and scrapbooks of Charles E. Hunter, a former Rough Rider and prominent Republican politician in the Territory of and later state, Oklahoma. The correspondence deals with Hunter's political and personal affairs, especially his chairmanship of the Oklahoma Republican Central Committee and his clerkship of the Oklahoma Federal District Court. It also includes Rough Rider Association activities, especially the creation of a New York chapter and the...
Dates: 1898-1915; Other: Majority of material found in 1906-1910; Other: Date acquired: 02/02/1968
Scope and Contents This collection of manuscripts by Charles L. Dufour includes the research notes, original drafts, revisions, final drafts and galley and page proofs of his books "Gentle Tiger," "The Night the War Was Lost," and "Nine Men in Gray." The collection also contains correspondence and notebooks from his trips to Europe.
Dates: 1803-1984; Other: Majority of material found in 1950-1979; Other: Date acquired: 12/10/1960
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of the personal correspondence of Charles S. Priestley, a physician in Canton, Mississippi. The handwritten and typed correspondence includes letters between Charles Priestley and Rosa Knight during their courtship and marriage, condolences to the family after his death, and other letters from family members and friends. Included also are photographs, clippings, stamped envelopes, greeting cards, receipts from local stores, telegrams, programs, funeral notices...
Dates: 1813-1929; Other: Majority of material found in 1866-1924; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1961
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family correspondence, legal documents, bills and receipts. Most of the correspondence consists of personal letters concerning family affairs, written to Ambroise Alexandre Chesnier Duchesne, in Louisiana, or to his son, Léon, in Natchez, from relatives in France and French Algeria. There are also a number of letters written by A.W. Smith from Aurora, Illinois, to his mother, Mrs. Charles A. Smith. Among the documents in a copy of the marriage contract of François...
Dates: 1780-1972; Other: Majority of material found in 1832-1892; Other: Date acquired: 07/08/1961
Scope and Contents Collection includes letters, soldier's passes, receipts, notes, articles, diaries, broadsides, a military record, poems, military orders, an oath of allegiance, a proclamation, memoirs, rosters, and a muster roll.
Scope and Contents The collection primarily consists of photographs that document the life of New Orleans civil and mechanical engineer Clifford Hoey Stem (1893-1963). There are photographs of Stem's time at Boys' High School, graduation at Tulane University, military involvement, honeymoon, as well as his family. Also in the collection are invitations, certificates, correspondence, and newspaper clipppings.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the financial, academic, and administrative records of the Communal Hebrew School in New Orleans. Included are the charter, board of director's minutes, committee files, correspondence, directories, memorials, student academic files, class schedules, budgets, scholastic supply orders, faculty applications, maintenance records, membership rolls, nursery registration forms, payroll, receipt books, ledgers and financial journals.
Dates: 1912-1972; Other: Date acquired: 02/01/1989
Scope and Contents This collection includes a variety of records relating to the Confederate Army. It includes documents such as Mississippi transportation vouchers, bonds, and receipts. It also contains correspondence (orders), pay vouchers for soldiers, armament and ammunition reports, requisitions, forms, appointments, and other reports. Correspondence and other records originated from various Confederate states including Mississippi, Alabama, Louisiana, Florida, Texas, and Virginia.
Dates: 1861-1865; Other: Date acquired: 08/04/1949
Scope and Contents The Congregation Gates of Prayer was organized in the "Old Lafayette" area of New Orleans in 1849 and incorporated in 1850. The Congregation later moved to Jefferson Parish and established a new synagogue in Metairie. It followed the Orthodox tradition and services were conducted by a cantor for many years. At the turn of the century, the influence of the Reform movement was felt, and in 1906 the first rabbi was engaged. The collection consists of the Congregation Gates of Prayer's by-laws,...
Dates: 1850-2009; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1982
Scope and Contents The collection consists of biographical material, correspondence, photocopies of correspondence, clippings, and photographs related to Constance Smith and Jefferson Caffery. Jefferson Caffery (1886-1974) served as United States Ambassador to many countries, including El Salvador, Colombia, Cuba, Brazil, France, and Egypt. A relation of Caffery's, Constance Smith collected their correspondence and compiled biographical material about Caffery that is present in the collection. There are also...
Dates: 1940s-1994; Other: Date acquired: 01/02/1996
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the correspondence of Captain Le Vere Cooley and his daughter Esther Cooley; photographs of steamboats, including those of Captain Cooley's boats the Oachita and America. There are also photographs by Stoughton Cooley of river people and the Teche country. There is also a bound volume of 1935 Civil Works Administration project photos and a scrapbook of Esther Cooley's travel photographs, primarily of...
Dates: 1890-1966; Other: Date acquired: 10/05/1973
Scope and Contents The collection consists of costume designs and descriptions of four Carnival krewe balls: Maids of Troy; Andalusia, New Iberia; Faed Setum, Lafayette; and The Ancient Scribes. There are also color slides of costume designs from Ancient Scribes and Maids of Troy from 1963-1964. In addition, there are newsclippings and ball programs.
Dates: 1953-1981; Other: Date acquired: 06/02/1986
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, diaries, financial records, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting the Cross Keys Plantation of Tensas Parish, Louisiana, as well as the papers of the Watson, McCall, and Cook families. The records and papers include correspondence detailing plantation life during most of the 19th century, letters revealing the life of a soldier during the Civil War, correspondence from United States soldiers at home and abroad during World Wars I and II, 19th...
Dates: 1819-1983; Other: Majority of material found in 1819-1948; Other: Date acquired: 04/04/1990
Scope and Contents The collection is made up of family papers (1674-1939), letters, copies of letters and documents, historical notes, and genealogical material of Marie Cruzat de Verges. Some of the families represented in the collection include the Hulse, Cruzat, and Innerarity families, as well as the East Florida trading firm of Panton, Leslie, Forbes & Company, with which the Inneraritys were associated. There are copies and extracts of correspondence between Louisiana Governor Miro and Joseph Pontalba,...
Dates: 1686-1961; Other: Majority of material found in 1686-1939; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/1971
Scope and Contents The collection includes baptismal and marriage certificates, a passport, receipts, correspondence, and photographs. There is also a Cucullu family tree as well as a scrapbook with a family history that traces the family back to 1772. The correspondence is primarily that of Ernest Cucullu (1835-1923), a captain in the Confederate Army and Aide de Camp to General Edmund Kirby-Smith (1824-1893).
Identifier: OFFSITE REPOSITORY SEE NOTES-LaRC-1053
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials that reflect the active career of Curtis Clifford Walther (d. 1977), including correspondence, certificates, military records, photographs, newspaper clippings, financial records, bulletins and pamphlets. Walther served as president of the New Orleans Chamber of Commerce, International House, Foreign Relations Association, Better Business Bureau, and Armed Forces Communication Association, among many others. There is a significant amount of Rotary Club...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters to Daisy Hodgson from Mary D. Robinson of Robinson Springs, Mississippi about the latter's business operations in mineral water. There are also letters, programs, circulars, and newspaper clippings about the Robert E. Lee memorial services and statue, many of the letters addressed to Mrs. W. J. Behan, president of the Confederated Southern Memorial Association. Also included are reunion orders from the United Confederate Veterans (1902-1917) and a pamphlet of...
Dates: 1870-1935; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/1951
Identifier: OFFSITE REPOSITORY SEE NOTES-LaRC-271
Scope and Contents David R. McGuire (1910-1960) was secretary to Representative Hale Boggs and Director of Public Relations to New Orleans Mayor deLesseps S. Morrison. His son, Jack B. McGuire, was an aide to New Orleans Mayor Victor Schiro and three years later became his public relations director from 1967 to 1970. In addition, Jack McGuire is an avid collector of Louisiana political materials. The collection consists of the personal papers of David and Jack McGuire, including correspondence, pamphlets, New...
Dates: 1745-2005; Other: Majority of material found in 1932-2005; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1961
Identifier: OFFSITE REPOSITORY SEE NOTES-LaRC-651
Scope and Contents David C. Treen was the first Republican Governor of Louisiana (1980-1984) since Reconstruction and the first Republican in recent years to represent Louisiana in the House of Representatives (1973-1980). The collection consists of materials from his time as both congressman and governor. The congressional files consist of federal agency, project, legislative, subject, correspondence, veterans affairs, and House committee files. The gubernatorial files include alphabetical, subject, federal...
Dates: 1966-1984; Other: Majority of material found in 1973-1984
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of correspondence from members of the de Rosier family in France to those living in the United States during the nineteenth century. There are also birth registrations, passports, baptism records, other correspondence, genealogical material, photographs, clippings, announcements, and ephemera from a European trip.
Dates: 1802-1986; Other: Date acquired: 11/11/1988
Identifier: OFFSITE REPOSITORY SEE NOTES-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; Other: Majority of material found in 1946-1964; Other: Date acquired: 03/11/1965
Scope and Contents This collection consists of handwritten and typed personal and professional correspondence, printed biographical material, photographs, post cards, calling cards, invitations, telegrams, poems, political pamphlets, legal and financial papers, newspaper clippings, and other documents relating to the life of Don A. Pardee.
Dates: 1856-1950; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1956
Scope and Contents Personal and social correspondence of Dorothy Spencer Collins, detailing her life and activities in New Orleans, Maryland, and abroad, consisting of letters, telegrams, invitations, and thank-you notes, particularly centered around matters concerning the Episcopal Church in the Baltimore area and the Asian missions of the Episcopal Church. Collection also contains 62 volumes of diaries and appointment books from the period 1907-1974, regarding travel, parties, and luncheons attended; as well...
Dates: 1907-1977; Other: Date acquired: 04/04/1973
Scope and Contents This collection consists primarily of personal and business correspondence of Abel Dreyfous (1815-1892) originally of Belfort, France; and his son Felix Dreyfous (1857-1946) of New Orleans, La. Letters originate from various places including New Orleans, New York and Paris. Included also are an international stamp collection of Felix Dreyfous, post cards, a French newspaper clipping, a 1980 genealogical chart by Carolyn Weiss, and other family papers. Some of the letters are addressed to an...
Dates: 1849-1980; Other: Majority of material found in 1874, 1887-1890; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1977
Scope and Contents The collection consists of six scrapbooks by writer Duncan Francis Young (b. 1862) that date between 1876 to 1940. Contents of the scrapbooks include manuscripts, correspondence, poems, photographs, articles, advertisements for his books, a biography, and clippings. There are two folders of separata that include published poems by Young.
Dates: 1862-1938; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1939
Scope and Contents The Edgar A. Perilloux papers consists of many documents relating to the history of Carrollton including a manuscript of Carrolton's history, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, articles, notes, certificates, correspondence, and club records.The collection also contains financial papers (statements, checkbooks, and stubs) and photographs.
Dates: 1852-1971; Other: Date acquired: 03/08/1971
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents related to Dr. Edmond Souchon, an anatomist, surgeon, and sanitarian of New Orleans. These documents include his medical notes and anatomy manuscripts. Some major documents of the collection are letters and correspondence with other doctors concerning the publication of Index Medicus. Personal letters, thank you notes, photographs, clippings, other papers can also be found in this collection.
Dates: 1861-1955; Other: Majority of material found in 1914-1915; Other: Date acquired: 01/09/1952
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Edna B. Freiberg's research on the history of Bayou St. John in preparation for her book, Bayou St. John in Colonial Louisiana. There are typed and annotated notes, newspaper clippings, ordinances, biographical material, and correspondence. There are also minutes for both the Orleans Levee Board and the New Orleans City Park Improvement Association. Also included are early manuscript copies of books, New Orleans maps (copies 1723-1953), as well as cartoons by John...
Identifier: OFFSITE REPOSITORY SEE NOTES-LaRC-1047
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the papers of the editor, banker, and philanthropist Edward Wisner and his daughter Elizabeth Wisner, former Dean of the Tulane School of Social Work. Items include correspondence, bibliographies, photographs, material on land reclamation, material on social work, reference papers, clippings, and reference material on philanthropy.
Dates: 1900-1975; Other: Majority of material found in 1930-1965; Other: Date acquired: 03/05/1979