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Agnes McCabe letter

 Collection
Identifier: SC-84-MS

Scope and Contents

Manuscript letter addressed to Mr. Taylor [possibly Robert M. Taylor, New Orleans delinquent tax collector], a friend of Eddie McCabe. She is asking for help in finding employment. She also alludes to the circumstances of Eddie's death, and complains about the character of Billy Strude [possibly Billy Struve, former editor of the Storyville Blue Book and a close associate of Thomas C. Anderson], suggesting a connection between him and Eddie's death. Source unknown.

Dates

  • Creation: 1929

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Available to registered researchers by appointment.

Requesting Materials

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Reproduction or use of materials is prohibited without the permission of the City Archives & Special Collections. Please review the Archives' Permission to Publish note.

Biographical / Historical

Sister of Edward D. McCabe (New Orleans sportsman, politician, and State Racing Commissioner) and Joseph McCabe (New Orleans Police Department captain).

Extent

.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
City Archives & Special Collections
219 Loyola Avenue
New Orleans LA 70112
504-596-2610