WILLIAM H. DAVIS COLLECTION
Earl K. Long Library
List of Series
Size: 1 linear foot (including 7 bound volumes)
dates: ca. 1860-1960
Summary: Records and papers from the residence of Mrs. Nellie Norman Davis (4321 La Salle Street, New Orleans, La.), widow of William H. Davis, Sr., a long time member and official of the Bricklayers' Masons', and Marble Masons' International Union No. 1 of Louisiana. Consists of cash ledger, minutes, photographs, plaque, publications, miscellany.
Source: Gift, September 1976
Access: No restrictions
rights, copyright, and literary property rights are retained by the Earl K.
H. Davis Collection, Earl K. Long Library,
List of Series
Cash Ledger (collections, expenses; mainly recorded by Davis who was treasurer for period covered except for January 18, 1912 through December 31, 1916 when A.W. Ridley was treasurer), 1908 - 1958. 6 bd. vols.
74-15 Miscellany (check signing agreement, correspondence, reports, rules for stewards), n.d., 1933, 1948 - 1960.
74-14 Miscellany (time book with job, time and earning notations; receipts; voter registration broadside; business card; convention badge), n.d., 1946 - 1948, 1954, 1958.
74-12 Photographs (
74-8 Plaque (commemorating Life Membership awarded Davis for fifty consecutive years of membership, 1901 - 1951, in Bricklayers', Masons', and Marble Masons' International Union No. 1 of Louisiana).
New Orleans Public Schools. Valena C. Jones
Masons' and Marble Masons' International Union No. 1 of
Davis, William H.