New Orleans (La) -- History -- 20th century
Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:
The collection consists of printed invitations, photographs, certificates, diplomas, commencement programs and other school memorabilia from Newcomb College and McDonogh High School No. 3 in New Orleans.
The collection consists of letters written to Mr. Byrd D. Fowler, a teacher at the Maybin School. The letters were written by about a hundred of his former students who served in the Armed Services during World War II. There are also copies of letters from Fowler, newspaper clippings, and photographs.
The collection consists of the financial, academic, and administrative records of the Communal Hebrew School in New Orleans. Included are the charter, board of director's minutes, committee files, correspondence, directories, memorials, student academic files, class schedules, budgets, scholastic supply orders, faculty applications, maintenance records, membership rolls, nursery registration forms, payroll, receipt books, ledgers and financial journals.
This collection contains documents related to Dr. Edmond Souchon, an anatomist, surgeon, and sanitarian of New Orleans. These documents include his medical notes and anatomy manuscripts. Some major documents of the collection are letters and correspondence with other doctors concerning the publication of Index Medicus. Personal letters, thank you notes, photographs, clippings, other papers can also be found in this collection.
This collection consists of handwritten and typed documents, certificates, correspondence, photographs, literary manuscripts, reports, speeches, club records, journals, clippings, and other papers pertaining to the life and work of Ida Weis Friend, a New Orleans native active in civic and social affairs.
This collection consists of personal and family papers of John Lanier Mayes of New Orleans, La. Included are correspondence, certificates, biographical and genealogical information, partially printed forms, an award, and other printed items. Papers include items from the United Daughters of the Confederacy for John's mother, as well as his Albert Gallatin award upon retirement from federal service. Some photostatic copies and photocopies are included.
This collection consists of personal papers of Louise White of New Orleans, La. Included are correspondence, insurance papers, tax documents, receipts and other financial documents such as medical and personal expenditures, and succession and other legal papers.
Items in this collection were dismounted from a Mailhes family scrapbook. Families mentioned include Estalote, Hebert, Krauss, Weber, and Mouledous. The collection contains birth, baptismal, and marriage records, clippings, obituaries, prayers, a postcard, and portrait photographs created in Texas and New Orleans, Louisiana. Handwritten genealogical charts are included that describe the ancestry of both sides of Mona Mailhes' family.
The collection consists of personal letters written by Miriam Brown, an instructor in English at Newcomb College, to author John E. Canady, between September 1929 and May 1930. The letters describe events in New Orleans and people that Brown knew in New Orleans and Texas.