Hoehn and Müller families papers, 1828-1980s | Louisiana Research Collection

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Collection Overview

Title: Hoehn and Müller families papers, 1828-1980s

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 551

Primary Creator: Hoehn family.

Other Creators: Müller family.

Extent: 10.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The collection is arranged by topic as follows: family papers, genealogy and correspondence, other family papers, a scrapbook, and oversize folders that contain sketch pads, certificates, diplomas, maps, and newspapers. The collection consists of four boxes, one volume, and four oversize folders.

Date Acquired: 11/15/1961. More info below under Accruals.

Subjects: Hoehn, Emile., Hoehn, Werner Conrad., Hoehn family -- Genealogy., Müller, Marie Louise., Müller family -- Genealogy., Swiss Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.

Forms of Material: Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence., Drawings., Manuscripts for publication., Photographs., Poetry.

Languages: English, German

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection is made up of correspondence and manuscripts of Emile Hoehn (1842-1917), Swiss Consul in New Orleans, of his son Werner Conrad Hoehn (1882-1940), an engineer and painter in New Orleans, and of Werner Hoehn's wife Marie Louise Müller. There are letters written by Werner Hoehn to his father during the 1890s while attending school in Switzerland. There are also letters that pertain to his career as a painter, a scrapbook that contains catalogues and reviews of exhibits in which he participated, and several of his original drawings. Emile Hoehn wrote studies in Swiss history, which are included in the collection, as well as classroom essays by Louise Müller. Also included are family histories, birth and death notices, military records, scrapbooks, postcards, diplomas, maps, notes, poetry, photographs, newspaper clippings, and printed mementos of trips to Mexico.

Biographical Note

Emile Hoehn (1842-1917) was Swiss Consul in New Orleans. His son, Werner Conrad Hoehn (1882-1940), was an engineer and a painter in New Orleans and was married to Marie Louise Müller. Louise Cecile Hoehn (Mrs. Paul Hogan, Jr.) was the daughter of Werner Hoehn and Marie Louise Müller.

Subject/Index Terms

Hoehn, Emile.
Hoehn, Werner Conrad.
Hoehn family -- Genealogy.
Müller, Marie Louise.
Müller family -- Genealogy.
Swiss Americans -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.

Administrative Information

Repository: Louisiana Research Collection

Accruals: Additional material added to the collection September 1963.

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.

Acquisition Source: Mrs. Paul Hogan, Jr., Mrs. James Craig Roth, Mrs. Albert Terkuhle, and Lois Towns.

Acquisition Method: Gift.

Preferred Citation: Hoehn and Müller families papers, Manuscripts Collection #551, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection processed in 1978.

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

Other Note: OCLC Number: 743307045


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Family papers],
[Box 2: Family papers],
[Box 3: Genealogy and correspondence, 1896, 1904],
[Box 4: Other family papers],
[Box 5: Notebooks],
[Box 6: Research, manuscripts and correspondence],
[Box 7: Notebooks and books in German],
[Box 8: Notebooks, newspaper clippings and pictures],
[Box 9: Postcards],
[Box 10: Volumes],
[Volume 1: Scrapbook, 1929-1940],
[Oversize folder 1],
[Oversize folder 2: 1891-1917],
[Oversize folder 3: Maps],
[Oversize folder 4: Newspaper],
[All]

Box 1: Family papers
Folder 1: Manuscript materials, 1862-1926
Family documents, death notices, records of family meeting of 1926, and passport of Conrad Werner Hoehn.
Folder 2: Müller family documents, 1828-1909

Birth certificate of Maria Magdalena Starkenmann, 1828 November 28.

Confirmation certificate of Maria Magdalena Starkenmann, 1845.

Grave plot ownership paper of Jean Suter, 1856 July 7.

First communion and confirmation certificate of M.C. Rigot, 1859 May 29; 1860 June 6.

First communion and confirmation certificate of Mary Evans, 1864 May 5; 1864 May 26

Grammar school certificate, Emile Müller , 1869 June 3.

Certificate of sale of lot by H.C. Easton to Müller , 1870 January 20.

First communion and confirmation certificate of Louisa Greveny, 1871 May 18; 1871 June 15.

First communion and confirmation certificate of Rosalie Greveny, 1880 May 6.

Extract from civil registry Kanton Thurgau of marriage and offspring of Johann Konrad Müller and Marie Magdalena Starkenmann, 1898 August 26.

Death notice of J.C. Müller , 1898 March 10.

Newspaper clipping with obituary of J.C. Müller , 1898 March 10.

Extract from civil registry Kanton Thurgau of marriage and offspring of Johann Konrad Müller and Marie Magdalena Starkenmann, 1909 December 25.

Genealogical charts, undated.

Folder 3: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 4: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 5: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 6: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 7: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 8: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 9: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 10: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 11: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 12: Correspondence, 1881-1940
Folder 13: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 14: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 15: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 16: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 17: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 18: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 19: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 20: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 21: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 22: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 23: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 24: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 25: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 26: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 27: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 28: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes of historic figures of Switzerland, some of whom may have been ancestors of Hoehn.
Folder 29: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes of historic figures of Switzerland, some of whom may have been ancestors of Hoehn.
Folder 30: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes of historic figures of Switzerland, some of whom may have been ancestors of Hoehn.
Folder 31: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s
Studies and notes relating to Swiss history.
Folder 32: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s

Addresses and poems given on Swiss patriotic celebrations or other special occasions.

Poetry.

Folder 33: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s

Addresses and poems given on Swiss patriotic celebrations or other special occasions.

Poetry.

Folder 34: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s

Addresses and poems given on Swiss patriotic celebrations or other special occasions.

Poetry.

Folder 35: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s

Addresses and poems given on Swiss patriotic celebrations or other special occasions.

Poetry.

Folder 36: Manuscripts of Emile Hoehn, circa 1880s-1900s

Addresses and poems given on Swiss patriotic celebrations or other special occasions.

Poetry.

Folder 37: Records of Werner Hoehn's military service in Switzerland, 1900-1926
Folder 38: Records of Werner Hoehn's military service in Switzerland, 1900-1926
Folder 39: Records of Werner Hoehn's military service in Switzerland, 1900-1926
Folder 40: Werner Hoehn's work in the sugar industry, 1916-1925
Folder 41: Werner Hoehn's work in the sugar industry, 1916-1925
Folder 42: Werner Hoehn's work in the sugar industry, 1916-1925
Folder 43: Werner Hoehn's work in the sugar industry, 1916-1925
Folder 44: Werner Hoehn, painter, 1894-1940
Drawings and sketches by Werner Hoehn, originals and reproductions.
Folder 45: Werner Hoehn, painter, 1894-1940
Drawings and sketches by Werner Hoehn, originals and reproductions.
Folder 46: Werner Hoehn, painter, 1894-1940
Drawings and sketches by Werner Hoehn, originals and reproductions.
Folder 47: Werner Hoehn, painter, 1894-1940
Drawings and sketches by Werner Hoehn, originals and reproductions.
Folder 48: Werner Hoehn, painter, 1894-1940
Drawings and sketches by Werner Hoehn, originals and reproductions.
Folder 49: Log book of the Mary Lou: Werner Hoehn, captain, 1929

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Family papers],
[Box 2: Family papers],
[Box 3: Genealogy and correspondence, 1896, 1904],
[Box 4: Other family papers],
[Box 5: Notebooks],
[Box 6: Research, manuscripts and correspondence],
[Box 7: Notebooks and books in German],
[Box 8: Notebooks, newspaper clippings and pictures],
[Box 9: Postcards],
[Box 10: Volumes],
[Volume 1: Scrapbook, 1929-1940],
[Oversize folder 1],
[Oversize folder 2: 1891-1917],
[Oversize folder 3: Maps],
[Oversize folder 4: Newspaper],
[All]


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