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MSS 102 - James J. Manson Collection: Inventory

James J. Manson COLLECTION 

(Mss 102) 


Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans 

February 1978



Size:                           62 items


Locations:                New Orleans, Louisiana

Inclusive dates:      ca. 1895-1900

Summary:                             Glass negative photographs of the James J. Manson family and residence on Audubon Place.   The residence was first listed in the 1895 New Orleans city directory as 2 Audubon Place, and later as 4 Audubon Place until the 1940s.  The heavy snow in many of the photographs indicates that they were taken on or shortly after February 13, 1895, the date of a record snowfall in the city.


Source:                     Gift, February 1978

Access:                     No restrictions

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

Citation:                    James J. Manson Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans


Container List


102-1                            Glass negatives.

102-2                            Photographic prints made from glass negatives.  The number on the reverse of each print identifies the glass negative from which the print was made.


102-3              Negative manufacturers’ boxes and fragments of 1895 Leon Godchaux clothing catalogue.

Index Terms

Audubon Place (New Orleans, La.)

Manson, James J.

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