Société des Jeunes Amis COLLECTION

 

 

(Mss 25)

 

 

Inventory

 

 

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

 

January 1971

 

 

Contents

 

 

Summary

 

Container List

 

Index Terms

 

Procedures for Requesting Special Collections Materials

 

 

 

Summary

 

 

Size:                          332 items

 

Geographic

locations:                 New Orleans, La.

 

Inclusive dates:      ca. 1885 - 1920

 

Summary:                Records and memorabilia of the Société des Jeunes Amis, a Black Creole fraternal organization of New Orleans.  Organized August 1, 1867, the Société was incorporated March 2, 1874.

Related

collections:              BezouFrance-Amérique Collection (Mss 20); Société des Francs-Amis (Mss 31); Edmond Dédé Letter (Mss 117)

 

Source:                     Gift, January 1971

 

Access:                     No restrictions

 

Copyright:                Physical rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans.

 

Citation:                    Société des Jeunes Amis Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans

 

 

 

Container List

 

 

25-1                Burial Committee.  Badge, n.d.  1 item

 

25-2                Comité d'Elections.  Reports, January - March, June, July, September - December 1887.  10 items

 

25-3                Comité de Finances.  Reports (monthly), January, February, April - December 1887; January - December 1890;  February , November 1891.  (April 1887 report also appears to cover month of March.)  26 items

 

25-4                Comité de Liquidation.  Report, Fe. 12, 1897.  1 item

 

25-4                Comité de Secours.  Miscellany, ca. 1890, 1891, 1895, 1899.  37 items

 

25-5                Comité de Secours.  Reports, n.d.;  January 10, February 14, April 11, 1887;  April 14, 1889; January 12, 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, June 9, 1890;  January 9, 12, February 9, March 9, 1891; June 10, July 8, August 12, September 8, 9, October 14, November 9, 11, December 8 - 10, 1895.  (Doctors' certificates of illness have been kept with reports as originally compiled; loose certificates of illness not related to reports in collection have been placed under Comité de Secours, Miscellany.)  95 items

 

25-6                Comité de Surveillance.  Reports, November, December 1895.  3 items

 

25-11              Ledgers (of membership assessments), 1896, 1899, 1900;  1899 - 1900;  1902;  February 13, 1905 - October 14, 1907;  January 13, 1908 - January 8, 1912;  February 12, 1912 - August 14, 1916;  September 11, 1916 - July 12, 1920 (7 bd. vols.).  7 items

 

25-7                Meetings and Funerals.  Reports (on distribution of notices), June, August, November, December 1887; November 1888; January, April, July, September - December 1890.  57 items

 

25-12              Minutes.  January 10, 1887 (fragment?); November 11, 1901 - August 10, 1903 (1 bd. vol.).  2 items

 

25-8                Miscellany.  2 items

 

25-8                Receipts (for medical treatment), n.d., 1885 - 1887, 1890; (for pharmaceuticals), 1886, 1887, 1890.  50 items

 

25-9                Treasurer.  Miscellany, 1890.  1 item

 

25-9                Treasurer.  Reports (annual), 1887, 1890, 1899.  3 items

 

25-10              Treasurer.  Reports (monthly), January - May, July - September, December 1887;  October, November 1888;  January - December 1890;  January - December 1899.  37 items

 

 

 

Index Terms

 

 

Creoles—LouisianaNew Orleans

Fraternal organizations—LouisianaNew Orleans

Société des Jeunes Amis