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Slave records--Louisiana

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Barrow family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: LaRC-654
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...
Dates: 1776-1965

Cecelia Macfarlane Collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: LaRC-491
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...
Dates: 1839-1986

David Rees family papers

 Collection — Box 1-2
Identifier: LaRC-165
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...
Dates: 1803-1965

William Edwards Clement collection of Dickinson family papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: LaRC-33
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...
Dates: 1803-1952