Beauregard-Barnard letters, 1840-1841 | Louisiana Research Collection

By Eira Tansey and Kevin Fontenot

Collection Overview

Title: Beauregard-Barnard letters, 1840-1841

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 997

Extent: 9.0 Items. More info below.

Arrangement: The collection consists of 9 letters, arranged chronologically in one box. It is 0.25 linear foot.

Date Acquired: 04/23/2003

Subjects: Barnard, T. G., 19th cent., Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893., Fort Livingston (La.), Grand Terre Island (La.) -- History -- 19th century., Louisiana -- History -- 19th century., McRae, Colin J. (Colin John), 1812-1877., United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of nine letters from Captain Barnard and Lt. Pierre G.T. Beauregard of the Army Corps of Engineers to Colin J. McRae concerning the delivery of bricks for the building of Fort Livingston. The fort was located on Grand Terre and was one of the defensive structures guarding the city of New Orleans.

Subject/Index Terms

Barnard, T. G., 19th cent.
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893.
Fort Livingston (La.)
Grand Terre Island (La.) -- History -- 19th century.
Louisiana -- History -- 19th century.
McRae, Colin J. (Colin John), 1812-1877.
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.

Administrative Information

Repository: Louisiana Research Collection

Alternate Extent Statement: 0.25 linear foot

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Use Restrictions: Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Preferred Citation: Beauregard-Bernard letters, Manuscripts Collection 997, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection originally processed by Kevin Fontenot in 2009. First created in Archon on 6/23/2010. Updated with creator and subject headings on 7/27/2010.

Other Note: OCLC Number: 645670390

Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Box:

[Box 1],

Box 1
Folder 1: Barnard to McRae, December 17, 1840
Folder 2: Barnard to McRae, February 12, 1841
Folder 3: Beauregard to McRae, March 26, 1841
Folder 4: Beauregard to McRae, March 1841
Exact date is illegible
Folder 5: Barnard to McRae, May 6, 1841
Folder 6: Barnard to McRae, May 8, 1841
Folder 7: Barnard to McRae, May 12, 1841
Folder 8: Barnard to McRae, June 27, 1841
Folder 9: Barnard to McRae, July (6?), 1841

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