James J. Manson COLLECTION

 

 

(Mss 104)

 

 

Inventory

 

 

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

 

February 1978

 

 

Contents

 

Summary

 

Container List

 

Index Terms

 

Procedures for Requesting Special Collections Materials

 

 

 

Summary

 

 

Size:                          62 items

 

Geographic

locations:                 New Orleans, Louisiana

 

Inclusive dates:      ca. 1895-1900

 

Summary:                Glass negative photographs of the James J. Manson family and residence on Audubon Place.   The residence was first listed in the 1895 New Orleans city directory as 2 Audubon Place, and later as 4 Audubon Place until the 1940s.  The heavy snow in many of the photographs indicates that they were taken on or shortly after February 13, 1895, the date of a record snowfall in the city.

 

Source:                     Gift, February 1978

 

Access:                     No restrictions

 

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

 

Citation:                    James J. Manson Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans

 

 

 

Container List

 

 

102-1                            Glass negatives.

 

102-2                            Photographic prints made from glass negatives.  The number on the reverse of each print identifies the glass negative from which the print was made.

 

102-3              Negative manufacturers’ boxes and fragments of 1895 Leon Godchaux clothing catalogue.

 

 

 

Index Terms

 

 

Audubon Place (New Orleans, La.)

Manson, James J.

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