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New Orleans (La) -- Economic conditions -- 20th century

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Ben J. Williams papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-865
Scope and Contents This collection contains business related documents of Ben J. Williams. Specifically, these business papers are related to Williams' activities in Pape, Williams and company, the Southern Cotton Shippers Association, the American Cotton Shippers Association (of which Williams was vice-president and later president), the public belt railroad commission, and the Byrd for president movement of 1944.
Dates: 1918-1956; Other: Date acquired: 02/12/1982

Charles Nutter papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-971
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal and professional papers of American journalist Charles Nutter. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence including outgoing carbons and edited drafts from foreign locations, numerous photographs, invitations and other items of social ephemera, speeches, financial documents, telegrams, newspaper clippings, articles, journal issues, a book, and other printed items. Individuals represented in this collection, as correspondents or as subjects, are Hale...
Dates: 1924-1987

Christian Woman's Exchange records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-257
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records of the Christian Woman's Exchange of New Orleans, Louisiana, including handwritten and typed correspondence, administrative documents, and legal and financial records.  The bound volumes in this collection are chiefly handwritten ledgers concerning the running of the shop and the operation of the rooming house.  The collection also includes minute books, roll books, microfilm, and printed material, including annual reports and issues of the organization's...
Dates: 1881-2000

Eugene S. Pennebaker Sr. and Frances Ohrum Pennebaker family papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-1062
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the correspondence, photographs, diaries and other family papers of Eugene S. Pennebaker Sr. and Frances Ohrum Pennebaker and their family members.
Dates: 1833-1975; Other: Majority of material found in 1900-1960

International Trade Mart records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-988
Scope and Contents The International Trade Mart records consist of financial documents, correspondence, minutes and other records from the Board of Directors, newsletters and other promotional materials, and general files relating to programs, forums, and other events held by the International Trade Mart for improving global trade relations between the Port of New Orleans and other foreign nations, especially countries in Latin America. Also included is information about the design, construction, and opening of...
Dates: 1945-1979

Isaac Delgado Memorial Fund records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-347
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records relating to the Isaac Delgado Memorial Fund. Included are handwritten and typed correspondence, bound minutes of meetings of trustees, legal and financial documents, notes, and a blueprint.
Dates: 1912-1955

Lafayette Insurance Company records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-455
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the organizational records of the Lafayette Insurance Company, also called the Lafayette Fire Insurance Company, of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed business correspondence including outgoing carbons, legal papers, mortgages, financial documents such as ledgers, partially printed forms, insurance policies, telegrams, minute books, indexes, research notes and a typescript of the history of the company written by Kevin Fontenot in 1986, an audio...
Dates: 1869-1994

New Orleans Street Railway Union records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-26
Scope and Contents The collection consists of handwritten and typed correspondence, financial and accounting records, funeral and old age benefit records, newspaper clippings from 1921 to 1935 directly referencing the activities of the union, labor and political propaganda, cartoons, photos, periodicals, court case records, briefs and dockets, records of charity donations, meeting minutes, union membership registries, working cards, withdrawal cards, Carnival souvenir programs, Fancy Dress and Masquerade Ball...
Dates: 1902-1948

Opdenweyer Cypress Lumber Company records

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-408
Scope and Contents This collection consists of organizational records of the Opdenweyer Cypress Lumber Co., Ltd., of southern Louisiana. Included are a bound book of handwritten minutes of the board of directors, legal papers, financial documents, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1900-1932

Stauffer family financial papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-1041
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the household receipts of the New Orleans family, the Stauffers, dating between 1900 and 1922. Receipts include those for the grocery store, florist, doctor, and other goods and services.
Dates: 1900-1922

Stephen Henderson Alison papers

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-386
Scope and Contents This collection consists of professional papers of Stephen H. Alison of New Orleans, La. Included are handwritten and typed business correspondence, financial documents, books, directories, newspaper clippings and other printed items, predominantly concerning the insurance industry.
Dates: 1902-1910