Clippings (information artifacts)
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 182 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents A collection of material dealing with the social and business life of New Orleans from the 1850s through the 1930s. The collection includes material on fairs, expositions, balls, receptions, concerts, theater performances, social and religious organizations, dedications, women's fashions, souvenir booklets, maps and business advertisements.
Dates: 1853-1933; Other: Date acquired: 10/10/1958
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, family papers, photographs, travel diaries, clippings, and personal papers. In addition to Ellen Elizabeth Latrobe Wilson's service in the Navy during World War II, she was also very active in her community. She was president of the Independent Women's Organization during the 1960s, which is represented in the collection by correspondence, minutes, election material, press releases, and membership material. In addition, Wilson was also a board member...
Dates: 1835-1992; Other: Majority of material found in 1940s-1960s
Content Description The collection consists of correspondence, speeches and other papers of Ellsworth Woodward. The collection also contains material related to the Louisiana Art Teachers Association, the Southern States Art League, and the American Institute of Architects. Correspondents include Leon Weiss, General Allison Owen, Moise Goldstein, and others. Also included are multiples sketches in both pencil and ink. Drawings are sketches of exhibit set ups, pottery, and scenes from Germany and elsewhere from...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, pamphlets, articles, photographs, memoranda, biographical material, texts of public addresses, certificates, and diplomas of Erich Arnold Messmer (1906-1990). These papers reflect his civil service career, particularly his role as Consul General of Switzerland in New Orleans from 1964 to 1972. His speeches concerned labor laws, technical cooperation with developing countries, and other aspects of Swiss international relations. The materials in the...
Scope and Contents This collection contains Ethel Hutson’s series of printed materials related to the women’s suffrage movement. This collection contains photographs (1908-1922), papers and manuscripts (1879-1822), press release related to the suffragist movement, newspaper clippings (1912-1920), correspondence (1917-1957), utility bills (1921-1922), public utilities and transportation manuscripts (1907-1922), education manuscripts (1913-1916), Lafcadio Hearn materials, manuscripts on Hutson’s civic interests and...
Dates: 1879 - 1957
Scope and Contents This collection consists of biographical and genealogical material, essays, speeches, photographs, clippings, manuscripts, articles, research material, notes, correspondence, maps, and audiotapes relating to the life and work of Evans J. Casso. Casso, born in Donaldsonville, Louisiana, was an Italian-American author, lecturer, and Napoleonic and Civil War scholar. The collection includes research as well as manuscripts for the book, Lorenzo: The History of the Casso Family in Louisiana, in...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence of Giles, Inskeep, Hampton, and Leverich families, as well as documents of the Babin and Louis Landry families in Ascension Parish. There are several letters of Maria McLivaine Giles Inskeep (b. 1785) of New Orleans and Pass Christian, Mississippi to her sister Fanny Giles Hampton of Bridgeton, Comberland County, New Jersey. The collection also contains business records, notes, transcripts, newspaper clippings as well as a Book of Common Prayer.
Dates: 1765-1958; Other: Date acquired: 05/01/1973
Scope and Contents The materials in this collection date from 1833 to 2011. The bulk of the collection records the period from 1950 to 1990. The subjects documented in this collection are the history of the church, its activities and events, as well as its involvement with social justice and civil rights efforts. The records also document the church’s relations with the national and regional Unitarian Universalist organizations and with other religious and charitable groups based in New Orleans. The documents...
Dates: 1833-2011; Other: Date acquired: 12/06/1988
Scope and Contents The collection consists of typescripts, clippings, illustrations, photographs, and genealogical material. There are magazine and newspaper articles on wallpaper collected by Floy Maddox that supplement her typescript about wallpaper. Similarly, there are magazine illustrations of silver collected by Ruth Maddox that supplement her master's thesis on old silver. Also included in the collection are materials about the French Quarter and Newcomb College. There are also Maddox family history items,...
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of correspondence concerning Forrest C. Pendleton's employment by the United States Bureau of Investigation. There are telegrams, two letters from Senator John H. Bankhead, program for a dinner in honor of President-elect Harding, and a scrapbook of newspaper clippings about Pendleton's work for the Bureau.
Dates: 1905-1925; Other: Majority of material found in 1919-1920
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, a thesis, and miscellaneous materials of Forrest E. LaViolette, a sociologist at McGill University in Canada. The materials focus primarily on LaViolette's study of various Japanese racial colonies in the United States and Canada during the early stages of World War II. Correspondence is from fellow sociologists, Japanese friends and representatives of Japanese organizations. The bulk of the collection is clippings are...
Dates: 1933-1943; Other: Date acquired: 05/02/1970
Scope and Contents Frances Bryson Moore was a journalist and reporter for the New Orleans Morning Tribune (1929-1939), then a reporter and women's page editor of the New Orleans Item (1939-1946). She then became a freelance writer and public relations director for the City of New Orleans. The collection reflects both her professional career and her personal life, including her interest in renovating Vieux Carré and Uptown buildings. There are notes, clippings, correspondence, research material, copies of the...
Dates: 1911-1976; Other: Date acquired: 12/03/1976
Scope and Contents The collection consist of correspondence, school papers, succession documents, military papers, certificates, photographs, and business papers relating primarily to the family of Francis L. Martin, his wife Elizabeth Williams Martin, and their two sons, Laurence and Francis. Also included is a ledger of the Martin, Davie, and Company (1894-1910), after 1904 named Francis Martin and Company, Limited describing the business of the firm.
Dates: 1894-1958; Other: Majority of material found in 1926-1945; Other: Date acquired: 03/09/1992
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, pamphlets, articles, photographs, invitations, speeches, and die-cast stamps. Frank Leo Loria (b. 1898-) was a surgeon at the Tulane University School of Medicine. He was very interested in Italian-American affairs, writing articles for La Voce Coloniale, many of which can be found in the collection. Loria also founded the Virgilian Society in 1921 to create better relations between Italians and New Orleanians. Information about the Society, as well as...
Dates: 1933-1975; Other: Date acquired: 12/01/1975
Scope and Contents The collection is made up of manuscripts, drawings, photographs, dispatches, clippings, pamphlets, correspondence, diplomas, and volumes of clippings of articles. There are manuscripts by James Boardman Cable, Kinne Cable Williamson, and Gertrude Duby Blom. There are also photographs of Frederick Cable Oechsner in Germany during World War II, as well as United States Consul in Monterrey, Mexico. The clippings include those written by Frederick Cable Oechsner as well as those about the Oechsner...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials that were formerly in a scrapbook kept by the wife of General Frederick Nash Ogden. Items include letters, telegrams, clippings, poems, and genealogical material. There are clippings relating to the death of General Robert E. Lee, General Nash running for Governor of Louisiana, and a battle 1874 September 14. There are also papers of C.L. Jackson, a possible relation about his conduct in the Civil War at the Battle of Dranesville, Virginia, 1861 December 20,...
Dates: 1856-1910; Other: Date acquired: 02/11/1948
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of genealogical papers of the Gaudet family and related families. There are legal papers, financial records, correspondence, a slave sale, genealogies, an indenture, plantation records, and clippings. In addition, there are records and correspondence of La Compagnie des Canonniers de Donaldsonville (1837-1848). The plantation records include two pocket notebooks: "Credit aux negres" and a financial journal. One member of the family, James Amedée Gaudet, was the...
Dates: 1837-1940; Other: Majority of material found in 1880s
Scope and Contents This collection focuses primarily on the journalism careers of Mabel C. Simmons (1899-1988) and George E. Simmons (1898-1972). There are book reviews, correspondence, newspaper clippings, editorials, notes, articles, photographs, Tulane Journalism Department materials, certificates, plaques, and book reviews. George Simmons was a professor of journalism at Tulane University as well as assistant dean of Arts and Science, then acting dean (1944-1947) and associate dean. Mabel Simmons was the book...
Dates: 1910-1986; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1987
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, legal documents, Confederate memorabilia, certificates, flyers, pamphlets, reports, photocopies of newspaper clippings, and reunion notices that pertain to the political, business, and civic activities of George Moorman (1841-1902). He served with distinction during in the Confederate Army, earning the status of Colonel. He later became sheriff of Madison County, Mississippi before moving to New Orleans where he joined the law firm of Payne, Kennedy,...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the personal correspondence between George Whitfield Jack, Shreveport, and Edwin Lewis Stephens, Lafayette. Most of the letters from Jack pertain to family members, but they also contain references to Louisiana politics and his activities as United States District Judge, Western District of Louisiana. Edwin Lewis Stephens was the first president of the University of Southwestern Louisiana. There are also a few carbon copies of letters from Stephens to Jack as well as...
Dates: 1882-1933; Other: Majority of material found in 1895-1924; Other: Date acquired: 03/02/1964
Scope and Contents The collection consists of four scrapbooks of material about the French Opera House in New Orleans, Louisiana from 1856 to 1919. Items include cast lists from opera programs, subscription lists, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1856-1919; Other: Date acquired: 02/09/1975
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal and professional correspondence, biographical information, scores, music manuscripts, concert programs, handwritten and typed notes, printed material, and clippings regarding the life and career of music professor and composer, Giuseppe Ferrata. Ferrata founded the Newcomb College Piano Department in 1909 and taught there until his death in 1928.
Dates: 1884-1952; Other: Date acquired: 09/07/1982
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the personal and professional papers of Gladys Freeman Cahn (1901-1964), a social welfare and civil rights activist who served as national president of the National Council of Jewish Women from 1949-1955 and was affiliated with the Louisiana Civil Liberties Union, UNESCO, the national Urban League, the Louisiana Conference of Social Welfare, the Civilian Defense Volunteer Office, and other community welfare organizations. Included are transcripts of speeches,...
Dates: 1940s-1984; Other: Majority of material found in 1950s-1960s; Other: Date acquired: 10/06/1988
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, scrapbooks, diaries, clippings, local history and family histories of George Purnell Whittington, historian and author, of Rapides Parish, Louisiana. Included are G.P. Whittington's correspondence with noted historians such as Grace King and Herbert E. Bolton. Also included is copies of correspondence of William C.C. Claiborne, Edward Livingston, and Josiah Stoddard Johnston, as well as the letters and diary of John Sibley.
Dates: 1804-1932; Other: Date acquired: 11/02/1953
Scope and Contents The collection consists of Louisiana author Grace King's handwritten and typed correspondence, research notes, fragments of manuscript drafts, genealogical documents and transcriptions about numerous Creole families, poetry, newspaper clippings, and her 1915 Doctor of Letters diploma from Tulane University. Grace King's genealogical research was done in cooperation with the archives of St. Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, and other sources in preparation for writing Creole Families of New...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family papers, genealogies, correspondence, photographs, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, political papers, essays, poems, scripts, certificates, legal documents, and financial papers belonging or relating to Joel Grossman Myers or her husband, Bert Myers. Included in the collection are World War II letters from Joel Grossman Myers' father, Louis Eugene Grossman and her letters to him as well as other papers relating to the lives of ancestors, including Simon Abraham...
Dates: 1897-1995; Other: Date acquired: 06/06/1990
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence (1936-1938) dealing mainly with finances, bills and receipts, cash and checkbooks, lists of participants and subscribers, programs, tickets, prompt scripts, newspaper clippings, and one photograph. The programs include those from the Children's Theatre Guild, Experimental Theatre, Modern Film Society, and Le Petit Theatre.
Dates: 1926-1938; Other: Date acquired: 12/02/1959
Scope and Contents Researchers are advised to only load one series at a time, or to perform a keyword search in the search box. Loading the entire finding aid ('Detailed description') will result in significant delays. The collection contains the congressional correspondence, legislative papers, speeches, photographs, selected personal papers and scrapbooks of Hale and Lindy Boggs. Hale Boggs was Democratic House Majority Whip and Majority Leader prior to his death in 1972, when his wife, Lindy, took over his...
Dates: 1914-2006 (bulk: 1947-1990)
Scope and Contents The collection consists of materials from the Louisiana League for the Preservation of Constitutional Rights (1917, 1934-1970) and Tulane University and Newcomb College's Departments of Philosophy (1924, 1936-1970). The Louisiana League for the Preservation of Constitutional Rights materials include correspondence, clippings, reports, and the results of investigations pertaining to the activities of the organization. The League was founded in 1937 by a group of New Orleanians, including faculty...
Dates: 1917-1970; Other: Date acquired: 12/08/1969
Scope and Contents The collection includes correspondence, personal and professional papers, photographs, military records, and other papers that document the professional activities of New Orleans orthopedic surgeon Harry D. Morris. Morris was active on the local, state, and national levels in his profession, contributing to the professional literature as well as acting on numerous boards and committees. Many of his publications are represented in this collection, as well as personal and professional...
Dates: 1921-1978; Other: Majority of material found in 1960s-1970s; Other: Date acquired: 11/06/1980