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MSS 131 - Peter Joseph Collection, Addendum 1

PETER JOSEPH COLLECTION, ADDENDUM 1

(Mss 131)

Inventory

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

January 1980

 

Summary

 

 

Size:                           10 items

 

Geographic

locations:                 Lutcher, New Orleans, Plaquemine, and Scotlandville, La.; Chicago, Ill.; New York, N.Y.

 

Inclusive

dates:                        1930-1954

 

Summary:                 Papers from 1726 North Dorgenois Street, New Orleans, La. a residence occupied by descendants of Peter Joseph (b. [New Orleans, 1843] -- d. Denver, Colo., July 15, 1905), a black New Orleanian.  Found as a group, these papers relate to William Boysee Derricks (died New Orleans., July 14, 1957), a relative of the Joseph family.  Includes a four-page holographic autobiography of Derricks.

 

Related

collections:              Peter Joseph Collection (Mss 127)

 

Source:                     Purchase, January 1980

 

Access:                     No restrictions

 

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

 

Citation:                    Peter Joseph Collection, Addendum 1, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans