Charles L. Harrod journal, 1862-1865
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Brief Description: The collection consists of Charles L. Harrod's journal that contains copies of letters as well as an account of Christ Church in New Orleans when it was taken over by General Benjamin Butler's military authority in October 1862.
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 M-923
Created by: Harrod, Charles L.
Volume: 1.0 Folders
Acquired: 11/00/1930.
Arrangement: One item in one folder.
Biographical Note for Harrod, Charles L. : Charles L. Harrod was the father of Benjamin Morgan Harrod (1837-1912), an American civil engineer who, from 1895 to 1902, directed the construction of the water and sewerage systems in New Orleans. He was married to Mary Morgan and an Episcopalian.
Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893.
Christ Church Cathedral (New Orleans, La.)
Harrod, Charles L.
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Capture, 1862.
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives.
New Orleans (La.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
Genres/Forms of Material
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: Charles L. Harrod journal, Manuscripts Collection M-923, 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.