Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
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...
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal and collected papers of Cecelia C. Macfarlane of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, school papers, scrapbooks, poems, photographs, biographical information, a passport, religious papers, a naturalization certificate, an 1879 high school diploma from New Orleans public schools, financial documents, legal papers, newspaper clippings and other printed items. A letter from Judge Don A. Pardee, and a photograph of him, are...
Collection — Box 1-2
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal, military, and business papers of David Rees (1774-1835) as well as other papers relating to his extended family. Included are handwritten family correspondence, plantation journals with information about field crops and plantation accounts, legal and financial documents, cotton industry business papers, a partially printed military certificate for David Rees from Gov. William C. C. Claiborne as well as an 1814 printed circular from Gov. Claiborne, papers...
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal papers of the Dickinson family, primarily in southern Louisiana, which were collected by American author William Edwards Clement in the preparation of Clement's 1952 book: Plantation life on the Mississippi. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, research notes, genealogical information, legal documents including wills and land patents, partially printed certificates, financial documents including sales of enslaved workers, a 1923 typed...