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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Monuments

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Charles A. Orleans letter

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-M-1213
Scope and Contents

Letter from Charles A. Orleans to Col J.B Walton of New Orleans regarding a monument to be erected to the Washington Artillery by the "Memorial Association."

Dates: 1879 August 23

Mrs. William J. Behan collection on Confederate memorials

 Collection
Identifier: LaRC-1058
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of newspaper clippings (1800s-1940s) collected by Mrs. William J. Behan that reflect her active involvement in honoring Confederate veterans and casualties. Behan was president for many years of the Ladies' Southern Memorial Association of New Orleans, which is often mentioned in both correspondence and clippings. She was also involved in the Jefferson Davis Monument Association of New Orleans as well as the Presbyterian Church in the Confederate States of...
Dates: 1800s-1940s