MARTA B. LAMAR COLLECTION
Earl K. Long Library
Size: ½ linear foot
Inclusive dates: 1965-1976
Summary: Papers accumulated by Mrs. Lamar, a
collections: Mark P. Lowrey Collection (Mss 47); Suzanne L. Ormond Collection (Mss 59); Marta B. Lamar Collection (Mss 62); Marta B. Lamar Collection, Addendum 2 (Mss 76); Marta B. Lamar Collection, Addendum 3 (Mss 77); Vieux Carre Property Owners, Residents & Associates Collection (Mss 247)
Source: Gift, May 1976
Access: No restrictions
rights, copyright, and literary property rights are retained by the Earl K.
B. Lamar Collection, Addendum 1, Earl K. Long Library,
69-14 Cartoon: "Truckin' Down The Avenue" by Eldon Pletcher (Times-Picayune, February 6, 1976). Original pen and ink drawing with presentation inscription from Pletcher to Mrs. LaMarch
69-1 Clippings (loose) n.d.;
69-2 Correspondence (incoming/outgoing), n.d.;
69-3 Legal opinion by Wood, King and Dawson, New York, N.Y.,
concerning "The Mississippi River Bridge Authority, Bridge Revenue Bonds,
$65,000,000." A photo-offset
Maps (some with annotations)
69-7 R. Conradt.
69-8 deLaureal Engineers, Inc. and Howard, Needles, Tamen
and Bergendoff. Preliminary Plan-Alt. Layout No. 4;
69-11 Wilbur Smith and Associates.
69-4 Miscellany (transcripts of New Orleans City Council resolutions; studies and reports on transportation and bridges sites; statements, press releases and memoranda by individuals and organizations; political campaign literature; broadsides). n.d.; 1967-1974.
69-5 Petition (concerned with zoning; no signatures), n.d.
69-14 Poster (for meeting concerning a truck
69-6 Publications (some with marginalia and inclusions).
Awake! vol. XLIX, no. 22 (November 22, 1968).
Committee for Economic Development. Research and Policy Committee. Reshaping
Government in Metropolitan Areas [
New Orleans States-Item. Reprint of editorial "Bridge Proposal; Unworkable Now OK?" (June 1970).
The Planning Group, Inc.
Progressive. Reprint of "Silent
Southern Journal. Vol. 2, No. 1 (Winter 1972).
Vieux Carré Courier. Vol. 6, No. 43 (December 19, 1969).
Scrapbooks (primarily clippings but including related miscellany).
69-12 March 1 -
69-13 ca. June, July, 1972.
Lamar, Marta B.