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MSS 006 Newman Louisiana Aviation Collection

NEWMAN LOUISIANA AVIATION COLLECTION

(Mss 6)

INVENTORY

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

May 1999

 

Summary

Size:

Approximately 10 linear feet (1,628 items)

Geographic Locations:

Louisiana, especially New Orleans and Patterson

Inclusive Dates:

1916 to 1945.

Bulk Dates:

1928 to 1932.

 

Summary:

Records and memorabilia of aviation in Louisiana, with much material on the Wedell-Williams Air Service, Inc. of Patterson and New Orleans, Louisiana.  The collection consists mainly of correspond­ence, photographs, newspaper clippings, aircraft catalogs, business records, and miscellany.

Related Collections:

Abe L. Shushan Collection (Mss 23).

Source:

Gift, 1969.

Access:

No Restrictions.

Copyright:

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

Citation:

Newman Louisiana Aviation Collection (MSS 6), Louisiana and Special Collections Department, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans