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Councilmember Shelley S. Midura District A records

Identifier: CA-AB-Midura
Scope and Contents

Records are correspondence, subject files, and staff research files from Midura's District A office. The correspondence represents the day-to-day business of the office and include incoming and outgoing correspondence. Subjects of particular insterest include the Tax District Resolutions, Mental Health Committee, sanitation, and various recovery efforts.

Dates: 2006 - 2010
Found in: City Archives
(Seated, left to right) Councilmen Joseph Giarrusso, Sidney Barthelemy (Standing, left to right) Councilmen Mike Early, Lambert Boissier, James Singleton, Wayne Babovich, Bryan Wagner
(Seated, left to right) Councilmen Joseph ...

Councilmember Sidney Barthelemy At-Large Records

Identifier: CA-AB-Barthelemy
Scope and Contents The records are subject files received in two separate accessions, 1986 and 1990, reflecting the interests of Barthelemy's At-Large office. The second set of subject files have not been weeded and include many documents not specifically addressed to Councilman Barthelemy, especially those relating to Cable TV. Also included is a collection of hard hats that date both from his terms as councilman and mayor. They were apparently given to him to commemorate ground-breaking ceremonies at...
Dates: 1978-1986
Found in: City Archives

Councilmember Stacy Head At-Large Records

Identifier: CA-AB-Head
Scope and Contents

This collection spans the years 2015-2018, the last few years of Stacy Head's At-Large term. Records include a variety of topics such as housing, short term rentals, the utilities committee, and several Council meeting agendas containing Head's personal notes.

Dates: 2015-2018
Found in: City Archives

Councilmember Susan Guidry District A Records

Identifier: CA-AB-Guidry
Scope and Contents This collection includes the working files regarding the Criminal Justice Budget and the New Orleans Police Department consent decree from Councilperson Susan Guidry’s office, who represented District A. It includes: official correspondence email correspondence presentations budget spreadsheets handwritten notes dealing with the City of New Orleans Criminal Justice Budget for 2010-2015 Agencies included in the budget files are the...
Dates: 2010-2018
Found in: City Archives

Councilmember Troy Carter District C Records

Identifier: CA-AB-Carter
Scope and Contents The records are subject/correspondence files. A large portion of the files are those kept by Councilman Carter's Legislative Aides, Barbara Waiters and Calvin Jackson, and his Executive Assistant, Eric Granderson, and for the most part, reflect the day-to-day business handled in the District C office. The files also reflect the Councilman's chairmanship on the Council's Special Projects Committee and membership on the Council's Budget and Utility and Cable and Telecommunications...
Dates: 1994-2002
Found in: City Archives

Court records of Spanish New Orleans

Identifier: CA-VC
Scope and Contents Manuscript records, in Spanish and French, of the proceedings in eight court cases involving local citizens and interests.Volume 1 includes the records of three cases: Don Fermin Songy vs the succession of Don Pedro Rillieux, 1799- ; Hilario Boutte vs Claudio Chabot, 1791-1800 (in two sections); and Martin Braquier vs the succession of Colonel Don Gilberto Antonio de San Maxent, 1796-1798. The volume also includes minutes of the Court of Pleas for the Orleans Territory for the...
Dates: 1784-1808
Found in: City Archives

Crossman School Mother’s Club records

Identifier: SC-200-MS
Scope and Contents

Programs for two minstrel shows held by the Crossman School Mother's Club, "Darktown Follies" and "One Night in Dixie". Also includes a draft of jokes used at the show. Photographs include the club, a evening performance, and photographs of the performers in "hillbilly" costumes and of the club in blackface.

Dates: circa 1940-1960

Cummings and Co. / Cummings, Brown and Co. record books

Identifier: SC-21-MS
Scope and Contents The records include two volumes of press copies of letters sent (1862-1866), mostly business letters dealing with the sale and shipment of cotton, orders for goods in New Orleans, and occasional inquiries into labor and real estate conditions. Includes one letter to Henry Watkins Allen in Mexico City conveying money collected by his friends in Louisiana. Also includes one volume of press copies of accounts current (182-1867) and one volume of account sales (1861-1865). Each volume is...
Dates: 1861-1867

Cynthia Reynolds papers

Identifier: SC-43-MS
Scope and Contents

Manuscript letters, photographs, program, and ticket relating to her musical career in New Orleans.

Dates: 1852-circa 1856

Daughters of the American Revolution, New Orleans Chapter records

Identifier: SC-78-MS
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copy of a talk delivered by Mrs. W. A. Brannan for the Chapter's birthday, January 13, 1948. The talk dealt with the history of the Chapter from its founding in 1913. Also included is a cover letter signed by Mrs. Frank V. Russell, Regent, dated January 14, 1948.

Dates: January 13, 1948 and January 14, 1948

Daughters of the American Revolution Sketches of Louisiana Women papers

Identifier: SC-168-MS
Scope and Contents

Manuscript copy of book entitled "Sketches of Louisiana Women," compiled by the Daughters of the American Revolution. Brief biographies of 11 leading Louisiana women.

Dates: 1923

David Franklin Gott letter

Identifier: SC-192-MS
Scope and Contents

Photocopy of a transcription of the original letter written from University Hospital in New Orleans to his mother, brother and sisters, probably in North Carolina. Gott briefly describes his Civil War experiences, including a voyage from Brazos, Texas to New Orleans. Mss. notes on the Gott family are also present.

Dates: August 15, 1864

deLesseps S. Morrison contribution list

Identifier: SC-162-MS
Scope and Contents A machine-produced print-out of individual names and addresses with manuscript notations. The list is accompanied by an undated, typewritten letter to "Chep," signed "Chas." At the bottom of the letter is Morrison's note to his secretary for a thank-you to be sent to Charlie Seeman (Seeman was a budget consultant in the city's Chief Administrative Office). The questions raised in Seeman's letter are answered by Morrison's mss notes. Both items appear to be related to Morrison's...
Dates: circa 1959

Delgado-Albania Plantation Commission records

Identifier: CA-NK
Scope and Contents

Subject files, audits, financial documents, and inventories of goods to be sold by the plantation commission.

Dates: 1932-1944
Found in: City Archives

Democratic State Central Committee minutes

Identifier: SC-222-MS
Scope and Contents

Minutes of the first meeting of the new Democratic State Central Committee elected for four years, held in the Gold Room of the Roosevelt Hotel, City of New Orleans, February 13, 1932.

Dates: February 13, 1932

Department of Police

Identifier: CA-TB
Scope and Contents

The records of the Department of Police include:

  • Reports, including arrests
  • Personnel records
  • Minutes of the Board of Police
  • Certificates of arrest for runaway enslaved people
  • Financial Reocrds
  • Correspondence
  • Personnel records
  • Messages received and sent from the Fire Alarm and Police Telegraph

Dates: 1852-1868
Found in: City Archives

Department of Police and Public Buildings records

Identifier: CA-TA
Scope and Contents

Records include:

  • Correspondence, Incoming and Outgoing
  • Records of the City Pound
  • Records of the Indigent Insane
  • Reports from Parish Prison and Police Jail
  • Permits
  • Financial Records
  • Occupants of Stalls in Public Markets

Dates: 1882-1910
Found in: City Archives

Department of Public Markets

Identifier: CA-KT
Scope and Contents

This collection mostly contains administrative records of the department, including inspection reports of private markets, applications for vendors, files for specific markets, and other material. The volumes include newspaper clippings of commodity prices. Some items in these files predate the creation of the Department of Public Markets in 1931. They were produced under the Department of Public Property and became the responsibility of the new department after this date.

Dates: 1923-1949
Found in: City Archives

Department of Public Property records

Identifier: CA-KD
Scope and Contents The surviving records of the Commissioner's Office in the Department of Public Property are limited to a single register book and a series of correspondence/subject files. Records of the Division of Public Buildings, the Division of Public Works, and the City Engineer's Office are described separately.The register records documents received by the Commission and referred to the Commissioner of Public Property for action. Documents are listed by date of receipt and numerically under...
Dates: 1912-1973
Found in: City Archives

Department of Public Safety records

Identifier: CA-TC
Scope and Contents

This collections contains department subject files, as well as licenses for bars and chaffeurs.

Dates: 1912-1950
Found in: City Archives

Department of Safety and Permits records

Identifier: CA-KJG
Scope and Contents

This collection contains permits related to new construction and billboards, as well as applications for construction projects.

Dates: unknown
Found in: City Archives

Department of Sanitation

Identifier: CA-LZ
Scope and Contents

Reports and promotional materials relating to the Department of Sanitation. A significant portion of the subject file deals with the landfill Recovery 1.

Dates: 1964-1994
Found in: City Archives

Department of Utilities

Identifier: CA-KC
Scope and Contents

Contains records related to public utilities in the city of New Orleans, including some records by the New Orleans Public Service Inc. (NOPSI), the Taxicab Bureau, Office of Telecommunications, and administrators. The records include subject files, project files, plans, correspondence between various departments, and volumes of bills, ledgers, and complaints.

Dates: 1914-2004
Found in: City Archives

Department of Waterworks and Public Buildings records

Identifier: CA-NC
Scope and Contents

Mostly financial documents from the Department of Waterworks and Public Buildings.

Dates: 1870-1882
Found in: City Archives

Deputy Chief Administrative Officer Cedric S. Grant

Identifier: CA-CAO-Grant.Deputy
Scope and Contents The records reflect Grant's tenure as Deputy Chief Administrative Officer. As primary assistant to the CAO, Grant was responsible for capital development, emergency preparedness and public works. The records are primarily subject/correspondence files. While most of the folders are labeled "correspondence," also included are reports, memos, financial or legal documents, minutes of committees, boards or task forces on which Grant sat (these are fragmentary), etc. Correspondence or memos to CAO...
Dates: 1994-2001
Found in: City Archives

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