ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 469
Extent: 1.0 Boxes
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Scope and Contents: This collection consists of personal papers of Peter Cunningham of New Orleans, La., dating from the mid-19th century. Included are deeds of sale of certain lots of ground in Faubourg St. Mary and Faubourg DeLord, a certificate of survey of three lots on Poeyfarré St., promissory notes, receipts (three signed by J. Curtis Waldo), testament of Mrs. Peter Cunningham, five monthly reports (October 1859-March 1860) for James E. Taylor from Brooklyn Collegiate and Polytechnic Institute, and a bill from F. Hartel & Co. to Mr. Brewer. Peter Cunningham was married to Jane Woods, a native of Ireland; her will of 1856, is included in the collection.