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Terrebonne Parish (La)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Barrow family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: LaRC-654
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal and business papers of the Barrow family and allied families of southern Louisiana. Included are hadnwritten and typed correspondence, financial documents, legal papers, genealogical records, family photographs, papers relating to enslaved African American workers, plantation books, a partially printed New Orleans dray license, a minute book of the New Orleans Medical and Surgical Association, journals, clippings, and other printed items. Families and...
Dates: 1776-1965

Sophie Locquet School Composition Book

Identifier: LaRC-B-268
Scope and Contents

A collection of essays written by female students at Sophia Locquet's school in New Orleans. Most of the essays are of a devotional or ethical nature. One describes life on the Hanna Plantation in Terrebonne Parish in the 1850's.

Dates: 1862-1864

St. Omar and St. Amant families genealogy collection

Identifier: LaRC-978
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of genealogical materials about the St. Omar and St. Amant families, which lived in France and Spain before settling in Louisiana. Most of the documents in the collection are photocopies and relate to the two families, other familial connections, and their influence on Louisiana history, especially New Orleans. Materials include lists of barons, articles, coats of arms, nobility records, lists of names, a baptism certificate, a will, correspondence, and maps.

Dates: 1817-1982