Earl K. Long Library
Size: 5 bound volumes
Inclusive dates: 1915-1961
Summary: Records of Mrs.
Rose Israel, the Estate of Mayer
Source: Purchase, 1989
Access: No restrictions
rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library,
Israel Collection, Earl K. Long Library,
Rose Israel (Mrs. Mayer
Mayer Israel & Co., Inc. was a
major retail clothier and general department store in
For more information on the origins
of Mayer Israel & Company, Inc., see will of Calme Lazard in Orleans Parish
Notarial Archives: Abel Dreyfous,
210-1 One manuscript volume labeled "Personal Records of Mrs. Rose Israel Journal No. 1" recording assets, dividends, interest, taxes, miscellaneous business and personal debits and credits, 1915, 1917, 1918, 1920, 1921, 1923 - 1953.
210-2 One manuscript volume labeled "Mrs. Rose Israel Ledger No. 1 March 31, 1915 to" recording stock holdings, rent collections, loans, real estate holding, dividends, taxes, charitable donations, interest, miscellaneous business and personal debits and credits (includes information on Estate of Mayer Israel, Sr.), 1915 - 1953.
210-3 One manuscript volume labeled "Minute Book No. 2 Mayer Israel & Co., Inc." with original typescript minutes of Special Meetings of the Board of Directors of Mayer Israel & Co., Inc. for the period 1946 - 1958; also includes various original legal forms concerned with the dissolution and liquidation of Mayer Israel & Co., Inc., June and July 1958 and January 1961.
210-4 One manuscript volume, labeled "Estate of Mayer Israel Cash Book No. 1," recording cash receipts and disbursements, 1915 - 1934.
210-5 One manuscript volume labeled "Mrs. Rose Israel Cash Receipts No. 1" recording cash receipts, 1915 - 1953.
Meyer Israel & Co. (Firm)