Plantation collection, 1780-1969
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Brief Description: This collection is made up of surveys, crop reports, a scrapbook, plantation record books, land sale records, correspondence, plantation histories, reminiscences, and photographs.
Held at:
Louisiana Research Collection
202 Jones Hall
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504-865-5685
Email: larc [at]
Record Series Number: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 531
Volume: 1.0 Boxes

This artificial collection, created by Tulane University, contains single items and small groups of documents from a variety of sources pertaining to a subject or interest.

The collection consists of one box.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Agricultural estimating and reporting.
Plantation life -- Louisiana.
Plantation life -- Mississippi -- History -- 19th century.
Plantation owners -- Louisiana.
Plantations -- Louisiana.
Slave records.
Genres/Forms of Material
Legal documents.
Property records.
Topographic surveys.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
PreferredCitation: Plantation collection, Manuscripts Collection 531, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011.