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Bureau of Governmental Research records relating to the City of New Orleans home rule charter process

Identifier: SC-260-MS
Scope and Contents

Memos and correspondence, reports and subject files, and other documents related to the Bureau's research into the city charter process.

Dates: circa 1949-1952

Cabildo records

Identifier: CA-AB-Cabildo
Scope and Contents The Cabildo records include the Acts and Deliberations of the Cabildo, five volumes of manuscripts outlining the meetings and actions of the Cabildo. These include the decisions and resolutions passed by the Cabildo governing the public. Also included is a collection of the letters, petitions, and decrees of the Cabildo. Researchers should consult both the Digest of the Acts and Deliberations of the...
Dates: 1769-1803
Found in: City Archives

Canal Bank & Trust Company (In Liquidation) inventory of branch properties

Identifier: SC-166-MS
Scope and Contents The inventory of branch properties is a single "volume" made up of loose sheets of CB&TC (In Liquidation) stationary, one sheet for each branch. Each sheet has a small map showing the location of the branch (by square, showing bounding streets), property dimensions, book and assessed values, and a 3" x 5" photographic print showing the branch building and immediately adjacent properties. Data on fifteen branch banks are recorded in this volume, which also includes a copy of Wm. E....
Dates: 1933

Carnival Collection

Identifier: SC-Carnival
Scope and Contents

Programs, invitations, publications, dubloons, float designs, and other materials from a host of carnival krewes and designers.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1861-2023

Carondelet Street and Carrollton City Railroad minute book

Identifier: SC-22-MS
Scope and Contents

Manuscript minute book kept during the Company's organizational period. Included are specifications for construction of the railway, the Company's bylaws, and a list of stockholders.

Dates: 1871

Carre-Morey Family papers

Identifier: SC-109-MS
Scope and Contents

Family and railroad-related correspondence, sketches, certificate of admission to the practice of law, Louisiana printed materials, family and vacation photographs.

Dates: 1846-1923

Carstens Family papers

Identifier: SC-156-MS
Scope and Contents

The papers are a very sparse group of documents. They include: baptismal certificates for both Mr. and Mrs. Carstens; documents dealing with the purchase and upkeep of the Aurora St. home (including mortgage loan account books from Dryades Building and Loan Association); and an attorney's statement for services rendered in the settlement of Mr. Carstens' succession.

Dates: 1897-1960

Casino Tax Advisory Committee records

Identifier: CA-AA-Casino
Scope and Contents

The records include minutes of the Committee's meetings, videocassette recordings of those meetings, correspondence, reports, and other documentation of the casino tax issue. The Final Report and Recommendations of the Committee, dated December 8, 2000,is filed in the City Documents Collection under call number AA202 2000ct.

Dates: 2000
Found in: City Archives

Central City Welcome Table records

Identifier: SC-221-MS
Scope and Contents

On January 28, 2017 the Central City Welcome Table Circle erected a marker for Civil Rights activist Ernest J. Wright, at A.L. Davis Playground. Includes background information, timeline, programs, and photographs.

Dates: 2014-2017

Certified Building Inspection Associates, Inc. general building inspection of 442 S. Rampart St.

Identifier: SC-173-MS
Scope and Contents

Typewritten report from January 1996 of inspection of 442 S. Rampart. Photographs included.

Dates: 1996

Certified Building Inspection Associates, Inc. general building inspection of 1009 Poydras St.

Identifier: SC-174-MS
Scope and Contents

Typewritten report from January 1996 of inspection of 1009 Poydras St. Photographs included.

Dates: 1996

Charity Hospital records

Identifier: SC-Charity
Scope and Contents

Admission Books, Patient Registers, Death Records, and Admission Books to the Lunatic Asylum

Dates: 1818-1904

Charles Henry Lavillebeuvre papers

Identifier: SC-31-MS
Scope and Contents

This item is a manuscript copy [made in 1895] of notes taken from lectures on the Civil Law given by Christian Roselius, probably at the University of Louisiana's Law Department. Source unknown.

Dates: 1872-1873

Charles James Bloom papers

Identifier: SC-16-MS
Scope and Contents

This item is a manuscript paper (probably a draft) titled "Wage problems in textile mills of New Orleans." It is a sociological investigation of the wage earners employed at the Lane and Maginnis mills during Bloom's junior year at Tulane University.

Dates: 1907

Charles Laveau Trudeau memorandum

Identifier: SC-110-MS
Scope and Contents

Titled "Nottes pour L'intelligence du plan de la Ville de Nelle Orleans et les environs" (Notes for understanding the plan of the City of New Orleans and surroundings), this document is Trudeau's explanation of his 1798 plan of the city.

Dates: 1804

Charles Testut papers

Identifier: SC-47-MS
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copies of two poems, "Mon dernier chant" and "A Madame Boudousquie."

Dates: 1889-1890

Charter Committee

Identifier: CA-ZA
Scope and Contents

The records are arranged into six subseries, as kept by the Committee itself:

  • Correspondence
  • Jobs
  • Subject Files
  • Reports/ Samples from Various Cities
  • Files for Various Section of the Charter
  • Corrected Proofs
  • Secretray's Records
  • Charts

Dates: 1950-1952
Found in: City Archives

Cheron Brylski papers

Identifier: SC-325-MS
Scope and Contents

The papers document Brylski's work in the Morial administration as well as several subsequent political campaigns that she directed. Those campaigns include Morial's 1986 run for the District D seat on the City Council, Donald Mintz's 1989 run for the Mayor's Office, Ken Carter's 1993 run for Mayor, and David Shroyer's 2000 candidacy for the Orleans Parish School Board. Also included are a number of reports and other documents collected by Brylski during the course of her career.

Dates: 1981-2000

Chicago Hotel guest register

Identifier: SC-318-MS
Scope and Contents The register includes manuscript entries showing the name and city of each guest (in most instances, the names appear to be signatures). Some entries also include the room number, number of days paid for, and/or amount paid. Among the registered guests were Prof. J.S. Clark (then president of Baton Rouge College) on October 24, 1909 and educator/author I. Garland Penn on December 6, 1910. The Williams and Stevens Stock Company stayed at the Chicago during April, 1910 while performing at the...
Dates: 1907-1912

Chief Administrative Office records

Identifier: CA-CAO
Scope and Contents

The Chief Administrative Office records contain six series of records from 1950 to 2000, including subject files, capital project files, economic statistics for the city, records of the Federal Program Division, office Scrapbooks, and public relations photographs.

Dates: 1955-2001
Found in: City Archives

Chief Administrative Officer Cedric S. Grant

Identifier: CA-CAO-Grant
Scope and Contents

The records are primarily subject/correspondence files. While most of the folders are labeled "correspondence," also included are reports, memos, financial or legal documents, and minutes of committees, boards or task forces on which Grant sat (these are fragmentary).

Dates: 1999-2001; Majority of material found within 2000-2001
Found in: City Archives

Chief Administrative Officer Marlin N. Gusman records

Identifier: CA-CAO-Gusman
Scope and Contents

The records are primarily subject/correspondence files arranged alphabetically by folder title in 6 series, as kept by the CAO. The distinction between the separate series is not always clear; there is overlap, especially, among the types of records filed in the first three series.

Dates: 1994-2000
Found in: City Archives

Church Parish Registers

Identifier: SC-Church
Scope and Contents

Church parish registers, usually containing baptisms, marriages, and funerals, are available for the following towns and cities. If only one type of record is recorded, the entry below is marked (B) for baptisms or (M) for marriages. In some cases, two or more churches are represented for the same locality. Registers from former French possessions in the United States occasionally cover dates into the 19th century. For specific dates of coverage, check the labels on the film boxes.

Dates: 1852-1900

Churchill Farms, Inc. records

Identifier: SC-137-MS
Scope and Contents

Typewritten correspondence dealing with land purchased by Churchill farms. Topographical maps, photos.

Dates: 1923-1934

Circus Street Infirmary account book

Identifier: SC-171-MS
Scope and Contents

This volume records the account of the Infirmary with Morgan & Co. (probably Thomas Morgan & Co., druggists, 17 Canal Street). It essentially is a record of the supplies, drugs and other materials purchased for the Infirmary from just before its opening through the first few months of its second year of operation.

Dates: 1841-1842

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