Bedell and Nelson pumping station records, 1957-1970 | Offsite Repository

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Collection Overview

Title: Bedell and Nelson pumping station records, 1957-1970Add to your cart.

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 1019

Primary Creator: Bedell and Nelson Engineers.

Extent: 1.0 Boxes. More info below.

Arrangement: The collection is arranged alphabetically. The collection consists of one box. It is one linear foot.

Subjects: Bedell and Nelson Engineers., Civil engineering., Drainage -- Louisiana., Gainard-Woods Pumping Station., Houma (La.), Pumping stations.

Forms of Material: Blueline prints., Contracts., Diagrams., Maps.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of contract documents, a map, a diagram, blueline prints, and construction specifications for pumping station projects by Bedell and Nelson Engineers of New Orleans. There are plans for projects in Houma, New Orleans Harbor, the Port of New Orleans, Chacahoula, and Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana.

Biographical Note

Bedell and Nelson Engineers was founded in 1945 by John G. Bedell and Waldemar S. Nelson. They provided civil engineering services for the oil and gas industries as well as public works. The company built levees and flood control structures, roads and bridges, locks and dams, electrical distribution systems, and drainage pump stations. In 1961, the name was changed to Waldemar S. Nelson and Company, Incorporated.

Subject/Index Terms

Bedell and Nelson Engineers.
Civil engineering.
Drainage -- Louisiana.
Gainard-Woods Pumping Station.
Houma (La.)
Pumping stations.

Administrative Information

Repository: Offsite Repository

Alternate Extent Statement: 1 linear foot

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions. Collection is stored offsite, please contact LaRC staff at least two business days in advance to determine availability of the collection.

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

Preferred Citation: Bedell and Nelson pumping station records, Manuscripts Collection 1019, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection processed in 2011 by LAC Group.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid information entered in Archon by LAC Group in 2011.


Box and Folder Listing


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Box 1: RecordsAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Contract Documents and Construction Specifications for Gainard-Woods Pumping Station April 1, 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Drainage Improvements for City of Houma, Louisiana (Preliminary) October 1, 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Drainage Improvements for City of Houma, Louisiana (Preliminary) February 15, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Drainage Improvements for City of Houma, Louisiana - Pumping Station #1 February 5, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Drainage Improvements for City of Houma, Louisiana - Pumping Station #2 February 5, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 6: New Orleans Harbor Improvements from Southpoint to Port Chalmette October 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Inner Harbor - Navigation Canal - Board of Commissioners Port of New Orleans July 1970Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Power Plant Piping Diagram (Check Print) - Freeport Sulphur Company April 1957Add to your cart.


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