Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, notes, newspapers clippings, sketches, political cartoons, drawings, paintings, and writings that reflect Albert Caruthers Phelps' career as a journalist. He was an editorial writer for the New Orleans Item, New Orleans Picayune, and the Times-Democrat. He also published his political cartoons and the collection includes both printed cartoons and original sketches. In addition to articles in leading national magazines and newspapers, he...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photographs, sketches, designs, plans, correspondence, and other papers of New Orleans sculptor, Dr. Arthur "Art" Silverman. The binders have been assembled by Silverman and his staff to document the creation, installation, and display of his sculptures, jewelry, and other works.
Dates: 1944-2007; Other: Majority of material found in 1975-2007; Other: Date acquired: 02/11/2009
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, articles, book drafts, scrapbooks, photographs, and sketches documenting the lives and work of this Southern husband and wife, who collaborated as novelist and artist. There are also awards, notes, biographical material, photographs, contracts, and audio recordings.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of greeting cards, coloring books, preliminary sketches, water color washes, mock-ups, manuscript and typed drafts, paste ups, and publisher's galley proofs of books by Berthe Amoss. Also includes manuscript and typed drafts as well as sketches and water colors of The Mysterious Prowler, text by Joan Lowery Nixon, with illustrations by Amoss. The collection also includes correspondence with publishers.
Dates: 1966-2000; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1981
Identifier: OFFSITE REPOSITORY SEE NOTES-LaRC-Manuscripts Collection-1052
Scope and Contents The collection consists of political cartoons drawn by Byron Humphrey for an unknown publication, circa the 1970s. Humphrey was working in advertising in New York when he moved back to New Orleans in 1972 to look after his mother, who was ill. While in New Orleans, he created political cartoons for the New Orleans States-Item and the Times-Picayune.
Dates: 1970s; Other: Date acquired: 02/10/1984
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 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 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 Brief geographical sketches of the parishes of the State of Louisiana. Listing by parishes alphabetically arranged of planters, plantations, post-office locations and facts about parishes.
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...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of drawings for various costume designs for different New Orleans Carnival krewes, including Dorians, Bards of Bohemia, and Babylon. There are also photographs of some of the costumes.
Dates: 1927-1976; Other: Date acquired: 05/07/1985
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal papers of Peter Cunningham of New Orleans, La., dating from the mid-19th century. Included are deeds of sale of certain lots of ground in Faubourg St. Mary and Faubourg DeLord, a certificate of survey of three lots on Poeyfarré St., promissory notes, receipts (three signed by J. Curtis Waldo), testament of Mrs. Peter Cunningham, five monthly reports (October 1859-March 1860) for James E. Taylor from Brooklyn Collegiate and Polytechnic Institute, and a bill...
Scope and Contents 11 typescript volumes of translations of the papers of the surveyors of Louisiana and Florida lands, dating from 1791 to 1817. Contain surveys, Land grants, land claims, and sketch maps. The surveys were made by Carlos Trudeau and Vincente Sebastian Pintado, Spanish royal surveyors.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date
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
Scope and Contents The collection consists of two manuscripts and one typescript by Samuel Lockett. Some of the manuscript pages are lithographs. The manuscript of Louisiana as it is, although scheduled, was never published due to the poor economy of the period. A version of it without the photographs and sketches was published in 1969: Samuel H. Lockett, Louisiana as it is, edited by Lauren C. Post. Louisiana State University Press, 1969.
Scope and Contents Historical Scrapbook of the New Orleans Hospital and Dispensary for Women and Children containing copies of clippings, photographs, published flyers, historical and biographical sketches. Among those mentioned are Drs. Tew Mayo, Elizabeth Bass, Cora Bass, Edith Loeber, Clara Isreal Glenk, Susanna Otis, Blanche Fassy and Clothilde C. Jauquet.
Scope and Contents Typescripts of records deposited in the Louisiana Land Office, Baton Rouge, LA. Volumes contain land claims, land grants, correspondence, sketch maps and other records dating mainly from 1760 to the 1870's pertaining to the West Florida parishes of Louisiana. Prepared by the WPA Survey of Federal Archives.