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Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

D. Blake Touchstone Voodoo bibliography

Identifier: LaRC-M-496
Scope and Contents The bibliography was created for a term paper, "Voodoo in New Orleans," by D. Blake Touchstone (1944-2001). It covers Voodoo from the Civil War period until 1900. There is an extensive list of newspaper accounts.
Dates: 1960s

Ed Foster Entomology Notebook

Identifier: LaRC-B-337
Scope and Contents Notes on entomological subjects compiled by Ed Foster, including articles relating to the insects of Louisiana. Contains bibliographies, various papers presented by Foster, and copies of articles from international entomological journals. Many articles deal with Louisiana insects.
Dates: 1827-1928

Edmond Souchon papers

Identifier: LaRC-6
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

Edward and Elizabeth Wisner papers

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

John James Audubon papers

Identifier: LaRC-628
Scope and Contents The collection consists of personal correspondence of John James Audubon, as well as bibliographical and biographical material collected by William Beer, Howard Memorial Librarian, about Audubon. Audubon wrote about a financial venture with the Roziers that he would subsequently abandon. In his letters he requested Francois Rozier to export various articles Bakewell's New York store in the hopes of expanding business between the two cities by establishing another store. There are also letters...
Dates: 1807-1927

Margarete Bieber papers

Identifier: LaRC-410
Scope and Contents The collection is made up of correspondence, lectures, reviews of lectures, student correspondence, recommendations, poems, essays, manuscripts, publishing contracts, clippings, scrapbooks, autobiographies, bibliographies, financial records, off prints, a photo album, and other papers. Margarete Bieber was named a visiting professor at Columbia University in 1936 and by 1937 became Associate Professor of Fine Arts and Archaeology at Columbia until her retirement in 1948. There are numerous...
Dates: 1901-1979; Other: Majority of material found in 1901-1976; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1974

New Orleans Society for Plant Sciences records

Identifier: LaRC-641
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the organizational records of the New Orleans Society for Plant Sciences, which was previously known as the Botanical Society of New Orleans. Materials include correspondence, meeting reports, by-laws, constitutions, membership information, financial records, speeches, speaker information, a history of the society, and social event details. There is also a bibliography that lists holdings of botanical literature at Tulane University. In addition, during the period...
Dates: 1930-1943

Rudolph Matas papers

Identifier: LaRC-868
Scope and Contents The collection consists of biographical and personal papers, correspondence, clinical histories, photographs and sketches of aneurysm patients, lectures, syllabi, papers, notes, diaries, speeches, abstracts, patient account books, scrapbooks, articles by Matas, newspaper clippings, photographs, personal memorabilia, Tulane memorabilia, and bibliographic cards. There is a scrapbook of the Louisiana State Medical Society created during Dr. Matas' presidency as well as his History of Louisiana...
Dates: 1829-1960; Other: Date acquired: 04/08/1969