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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Daisy Hodgson papers

Identifier: LaRC-44
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...
Dates: 1870-1935

E.A. Burke papers

Identifier: LaRC-680
Scope and Contents The collection contains honorary diplomas, correspondence, papers related to Burke's involvement as Chairman of the Committee on Registration of the Conservative Democratic Party, as well as financial records, including receipts, deposit notes and certificates, account books, and checks. There are also event and performance programs, telegrams, invitations, correspondence with members of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union as well as with Clara Barton of the American Association of the...
Dates: 1837-1919; Other: Majority of material found within 1865-1889

Eleanor P. Thompson collection

Identifier: LaRC-61
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

Forrest C. Pendleton papers

Identifier: LaRC-82
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 within 1919-1920

John Chase papers

Identifier: LaRC-187
Scope and Contents The John Chase Cartoon collection consists of cartoons drawn by John Chase for New Orleans newspapers, magazines, football program covers, court drawings, advertisements, and storyboards of his political editorials on WDSU-TV. There are also manuscripts, correspondence, and illustrations for publications, including Frenchmen, Desire, Good Children, and Other Streets of New Orleans, We the People, Louisiana Purchase, Of Time and Chase, and...
Dates: 1880-1988 (bulk: 1925-1986)

l’Athénée Louisianais records

Identifier: LaRC-108
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the early papers of the l’Athénée Louisianais, an organization established in New Orleans in 1876 devoted to perpetuating the French language and scholarly French literature in Louisiana. The society held meetings several times a month, the minutes of which were published in the Comptes-Rendus de l’Athénée Louisianais, its journal, usually in addition to transcriptions of the notable lectures given at the meetings. It sponsored a yearly literary contest; the...
Dates: 1834-1987; Other: Majority of material found in 1870-1885

Marie Lydia Standish papers

Identifier: LaRC-555
Scope and Contents The collection represents the professional work of Marie Lydia Standish as a diseuse during the 1920s, interpreting French folk songs that she collected and often translated. Items include correspondence, performance notes, translations of songs from French to English, newspaper clippings of reviews, performance programs, and photographs. A scrapbook contains clippings, letters, and memorabilia. In addition, the collection contains Standish's Legion d'Honneur...
Dates: 1894-1953

Michael Wynne collection

Identifier: LaRC-615
Scope and Contents The collection is made up of correspondence, a deposition, reminiscences, and other written materials about Louisiana. There is also correspondence to Michael Wynne, Lyle Saxon material, autographs of Louisiana and United States dignitaries, certificates, numismatic material, Loyola University material, religious material, notes and cards, photographs, prints, maps, André Olivier material, and other printed materials. There is also Diettel family material, including a journal, letters,...
Dates: 1794-1982

Musica da Camera records

Identifier: LaRC-836
Scope and Contents

This collection includes programs, newsletters, concert schedules, broadsides, advertisements, correspondence, sheet music, performance descriptions, and other records of the New Orleans early-music ensemble that specializes in performing music of the Medieval and Early Baroque periods. The collection document's the group's founding in 1966, when it was originally called The Woodvine Recorder Consort.

Dates: 1966-1992

Ruth McEnery Stuart papers

Identifier: LaRC-139
Scope and Contents Collection consists of Ruth McEnery's Stuart's letters to Drs. C. Augusta and Emily F. Pope of Boston, Massachusetts (1897-1912), George W. Cable (1895-1896), and to family and friends (1894-1914).  Also included are notes and memoranda, programs of readings from her works, press notices, and clippings. Literary works by Ruth McEnery Stuart in this collection include: a manuscript of "To Her Crazy Quilt.  A Study of Values"; a typescript of "The Final Triumph of Jeremiah Prophet Elijah";...
Dates: 1893-1984

Sophie Bell Wright collection

Identifier: LaRC-801
Scope and Contents Sophie Bell Wright was a New Orleans resident dedicated to the education of children and the physically disabled. At the age of fifteen she opened a day school for girls in her mother's home. She expanded this school into the Home Institute, a boarding school with a full staff. She later founded a night school for boys. The collection was originally mounted in two scrapbooks, consisting of material collected by Jennie Wright. It consists of correspondence, school materials and programs,...
Dates: 1890-1912; Other: Majority of material found within 1898-1901

Swiss Society of New Orleans records

Identifier: LaRC-210
Scope and Contents This collection consists of by-laws, annual reports, histories, membership applications and lists, correspondence, announcements, invitations, bulletins, clippings, photographs, mailed post cards, handwritten and typed journals, financial records, and other records of the Swiss Society of New Orleans.  This collection contains primarily material from the 1890s as well as 1970s and 1980s.  A 1968 pamphlet, titled Burials in the Tomb of the Swiss-American Society of New Orleans, includes the...
Dates: 1855-2010

Volunteer Committee of the New Orleans Symphony records

Identifier: LaRC-946
Scope and Contents

The collection is made up of financial records, minute books, ledgers, programs, and scrapbooks of the Volunteer Committee of the New Orleans Symphony, which was previously known as the New Orleans Women's Committee. The New Orleans Symphony changed its name to the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.

Dates: 1946-1988

Wilmot family collection

Identifier: LaRC-321
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence (1904-1962), programs for concerts, theatre productions, Mardi Gras ball invitations and krewe publications, pamphlets, travel brochures, and newspaper clippings relating to the social events in the lives of Dorothy and Maud Wilmot. There is also some correspondence, mostly from Frances Parkinson Keyes, and a signed book by M.E.M. Davis, photographs of the Steamboat Robert A. Wilmot, and a cartoon history of D.H....
Dates: 1846-1962; Other: Date acquired: 02/04/1971