By Deborah Dixon
Title: Mrs. Howard H. Bull papers, 1931-1934
Predominant Dates:1931, 1934
ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 581
Extent: 5.0 Folders
Arrangement: This collection consists of 5 folders.
Scope and Contents of the Materials
This collection consists of correspondence and form letters received by Mrs. Howard H. Bull, president of the Chalmette Chapter, United States Daughters of 1812, relative to her work with the organization in getting the U.S. congress to pass a bill declaring the site of Chalmette Battlefield a national monument and to appropriate funds for the purchase of land adjacent to the Chalmette monument and national cemetery. The correspondence includes letters from various Louisiana congressmen, one from Senator John H. Overton, and numerous open letters from the New Orleans Association of Commerce.
Louisiana Research Collection
Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.
Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
Mrs. Howard H. Bull papers, Manuscripts Collection 581, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Box and Folder Listing Browse by Box:
[Box 1: Papers, 1931, 1934],
- Box 1: Papers, 1931, 1934
- Folder 1: Records and correspondence, July - September 1931
- Folder 2: Correspondence, February - March 1934
- Folder 3: Correspondence, May 12 - 18, 1934
- Folder 4: Correspondence, May 26 - 31, 1934
- Folder 5: Correspondence, June 1934