D. Blake Touchstone Voodoo bibliography, 1960s
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Brief Description: The bibliography was created for a term paper, "Voodoo in New Orleans," by D. Blake Touchstone (1944-2001). It covers Voodoo from the Civil War period until 1900. There is an extensive list of newspaper accounts.
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Louisiana Research Collection
202 Jones Hall
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504-865-5685
Email: larc [at] tulane.edu
Record Series Number: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection M-496
Created by: Touchstone, D. Blake.
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Arrangement: The collection consists of one item in one folder.
Biographical Note for Touchstone, D. Blake. : Donald Blake Touchstone (1944-2001) was a Tulane student who wrote a term paper for a history class, "Voodoo in New Orleans." He created a bibliography for the paper on Voodoo in New Orleans from the Civil War period to 1900. Touchstone was later a part-time faculty member in the history department at Tulane University after receiving his doctorate in 1973. His thesis was entitled "Planters and slave religion in the Deep South."
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
New Orleans (La.) -- Newspapers.
New Orleans (La.) -- Religious life and customs.
Touchstone, D. Blake.
Vodou -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History -- 19th century.
Vodou -- Rituals.
Genres/Forms of Material
Research notes.
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Lousiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
PreferredCitation: D. Blake Touchstone Voodoo bibliography, Manuscripts Collection M-496, 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.