George C.H. Kernion papers, 1929-1939
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Brief Description: The collection is made up of drafts of speeches and lectures given by George C.H. Kernion. Some were given to civic groups, while others were heard over the radio on WJBO in New Orleans, especially his lectures on communism. There is also Kernion's correspondence with Trist Wood (1933-1934). In addition, there is a manuscript of a work called "Don Manuel Gayoso de Lemos." in the collection.
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 718
Created by: Kernion, George Campbell Huchet de.
Volume: 1.0 Boxes
Acquired: 07/18/1985.
Arrangement: The collection is arranged by topic as follows: correspondence (folder 1); notes (folders 2-4); lectures for radio station WJBO (folders 5-9); lectures for organizations (folders 10-26); manuscript (folder 27). The collection consists of 1 box.
Biographical Note for Kernion, George Campbell Huchet de. : George Campbell Huchet de Kernion (1878-1953) was a noted lawyer and accountant of federal tax law. He was also well known as an orator and lectured to civic groups. In addition, he was an advisory editor of the Louisiana Historical Quarterly and an early radio lecturer .
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Kernion, George Campbell Huchet de.
Louisiana Historical Society.
Radio addresses, debates, etc.
Student newspaper and periodical editors.
Vieux Carré (New Orleans, La.)
WJBO (Radio station : New Orleans, La)
Wood, Trist, d. 1952.
Genres/Forms of Material
Lecture notes.
Manuscripts (document genre)
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.
Acquisition Notes: Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Wilson.  Gift.
PreferredCitation: George C.H. Kernion papers, Manuscripts Collection 718, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane Univeristy, New Orleans, LA 70118.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011.