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New Orleans (La) -- Commerce -- History -- 20th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Dueease family papers

Identifier: LaRC-528
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal and business papers of the Dueease family of New Orleans, La., particularly of W. E. Dueease. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, legal and financial documents, tax papers, insurance papers, divorce and succession papers, and printed items. Correspondents include various banks, attorneys, organizations, and businesses, including the New Orleans Mid-Winter Sports Association, E. J. Hart & Company, Orleans Dredging Company, and Hope...
Dates: 1921-1944

Frank G. Otis papers

Identifier: LaRC-127
Content Description This collection consists of personal, business, and collected papers of Frank G. Otis of New Orleans, La. Included are typed correspondence, greeting cards, post cards, telegrams, business papers, financial documents, family photographs, diaries, insurance and tax papers, calling cards, invitations and other items of social ephemera, a metal calling card case, ribbons, a rubber stamp, travel logbooks and souvenirs, menus, an address book, advertisements, newspaper clippings and other...
Dates: 1800-1961

John M. Collier collection

Identifier: LaRC-1101
Content Description

The John M. Collier collection, named in honor of the Southern Pine Association's longtime public relations and government affairs director, includes promotional material, brochures, product catalogs, and other publications from the Southern Pine Association, and its successor, Southern Forest Products Association. Publication dates from 1922-2008.

Dates: 1922-2008

Raymond J. Martinez papers

Identifier: LaRC-103
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal, professional, and collected papers of Raymond J. Martinez of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence with outgoing carbons, legal and financial documents, hand-edited typescripts of plays and other writings, speeches, advertisements, photographs, greeting cards, items of social ephemera such as an invitation to join the 1949 Krewe of Cynthius, menus, biographical and genealogical research notes on Louisiana families including...
Dates: 1881-1958 (bulk mid-20th century)

René F. Clerc collection

Identifier: LaRC-266
Content Description This collection consists of professional and collected papers of René F. Clerc of Louisiana. Included are numerous inscribed photographs of politicians, groups, steamboats, the Huey P. Long Bridge and various places; edited texts; maps; journal issues, newspaper clippings and other printed items. Subjects of photographic portraits in this collection include Jimmie Davis, John Nance Garner, F. Edward Hébert, Richard W. Leche, Huey P. Long, Russell B. Long, John H. Overton, Sam T....
Dates: 1911-1953