Louisiana -- social life and customs -- 20th century
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents The wedding book for Elise Mendelsohn and Dr. Nathan Eisenmann includes the wedding invitation, newspaper announcement, photographs of the bride and groom, descriptions of the flower arangements and dress, quest signatures, and gifts revieved.
Dates: 1904 Aug 04 - Nov 16
Scope and Contents This collection consists of papers relating to the Louisiana Historical Society's preparations for the centennial of Louisiana statehood on April 30, 1912. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence predominantly composed of acceptances and regrets for invitations to the festivities as well as congratulatory messages, post cards, telegrams, financial documents, a poem, and items about an essay contest. Correspondents include American and foreign dignitaries, politicians, ambassadors,...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal papers of Rita Boudousquié Ferro of New Orleans, La. It is predominantly composed of correspondence addressed to Rita Boudousquié on mailed picture post cards depicting scenes in New Orleans, such as streets, buildings, parks and cemeteries, as well as other Louisiana and Mississippi places, other cities in the United States, Cuba, and Europe. Many of the post cards serve as holiday greeting cards. These handwritten or typed cards, dated 1905 to 1909, were...
Dates: 1905-1937; Majority of material found within 1905-1909
Content Description This collection consists of personal and business papers of William Tait Baynard of Alexandria, La. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, biographical and genealogical information, telegrams, financial documents, insurance papers, post cards, greeting cards, invitations, calling cards and other items of social ephemera, photographs, advertisements, prescriptions and other medical documents, Mexican lottery tickets, stamps, a printed advertising pin tray, a leather wallet, journal...