Robert L. DUPONT Collection

(Mss 356)

Inventory

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

December 2009

Contents

Summary

Historical / Biographical Note

Series

Container List

Index Terms

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Summary

Size:   .5 linear feet (1 box)

Geographic locations:      New Orleans

Inclusive dates:      n.d., 1957-2008. 

Summary:     Collection of drafts, photocopies, and transcripts used to research and compile the text of Dr. Robert L. Dupont’s On Higher Ground: The University of New Orleans at 50, New Orleans, La.: UNO Press, 2008.

Related collections:     University of New Orleans Archives (Mss 159)

Source:         Gift, 2009.

Access:         No restrictions.

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

Citation:        Robert L. Dupont Collection (MSS 356), Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans

Historical / Biographical Note

Robert L. Dupont, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor in the History Department at the University of New Orleans. He specializes in the history of the 20th century United States and New Orleans, Louisiana.

Series

Series I: Drafts of Chapters

Series II: Early History

Series III: Interview Transcripts

Series IV: Other

Container List

Box 1

Series I: Drafts of Chapters

356-1              Chapter One

356-2              Chapter Two

356-3              Chapter Three

356-4              Chapter Four

356-5              Chapter Five

356-6              Chapter Six

356-7              Chapter Seven

356-8              Chapter Ten

Series II: Early History

356-9              Legislative Acts and Actions

356-10            LSU Board of Supervisors

356-11            “Megginson Report,” April 1957, Committee for Planning LSU at New Orleans

356-12            Reproductions: Early UNO Publications

Series III: Interview Transcripts

356-13            Barbara Williams, [Topic: LSUNO-UNO employment, 1965-1994, n.d.]

356-14            Gretchen Wulf, [Topics: LSUNO 1965-1971; Student Life; Radicalism; Student Informant (Gi), November 27, 2004]

356-15            Stephen Ambrose, [Topics: UNO Silver Anniversary Oral History Project; LSUNO-UNO History Department, February 3, 1984]

356-16            Louise Williams Arnolie, [Topics: UNO Silver Anniversary Oral History Program; LSUNO African-American student experience; NAACP Youth Council; Booker T. Washington High School; Affordable tuition and rejection of application, n.d. 1983]

356-17            Dr. S. Thomas Elder, [Topics: UNO Silver Anniversary Oral History Project; LSUNO-UNO Psychology Department, August 2, 1983]

356-18            Betty Elllis and Elbert Shambuger, [Topics: UNO Silver Anniversary Oral History Program; UNO Women’s Club, November 29, 1983]

356-19            Dr. Homer L. Hitt, [Topics: UNO Silver Anniversary Oral History Project; LSUNO-UNO history, July 11, 1983]

356-20            UNO Silver Anniversary Oral History Program Inventory, 1983-1984

Series IV: Other

356-21            Miscellaneous

356-22            M. Kavanaugh Script, Thirtieth Anniversary

356-23            SACS Committee Visit: 1 March—4 March, 1994, Institutional Response to Reaffirmation Committee Report, 1 July 1994

356-24            UNO Black Alumni

Index Terms

Robert L. Dupont

University of New Orleans—History.