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MSS 235 - New Orleans Views Collection

New Orleans Views COLLECTION

(Mss 235)


Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

July 1997





Size:                          23 items



locations:                 New Orleans, La.


Inclusive dates:      1890


Summary:                Photographic prints of New Orleans views.  Each print measures approximately 4 1/2" x 7 3/8", with 22 of same on black mount boards measuring 5 1/4" x 8 1/2", and 1 on white mount board measuring 5" x 8".  Views include Spanish Fort, Margaret Place, Lee Circle, United States Mint, Metairie Cemetery, Jackson Square, old Parish Prison, steamships and the riverfront, Canal Street with Henry Clay statue and September 14, 1874 monument, New Basin Canal road, and Lake Pontchartrain terminus.  Handwritten identification on the reverse of mount boards has not been verified.



collections:               Photographs Collection; Frank B. Moore Collection (Mss 145); Vieux Carre Photographs Collection (Mss 207)


Source:                     Purchase, 1980


Access:                     No restrictions


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


Citation:                    New Orleans Views Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans