Henry S. Moore family papers, 1821-1951 | Louisiana Research Collection

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Collection Overview

Title: Henry S. Moore family papers, 1821-1951

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 354

Primary Creator: Moore, Henry S., Jr., d. 1944.

Extent: 2.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The collection is arranged as follows: photograph albums, journal, extracts from the Moore family Bible and family records, correspondence, legal documents, account books and receipts, medical receipts, newspapers clippings, funeral notices, financial notes, a picture of Vicksburg, other items, photographs, military certificates, insurance policies, and a photograph. The collection consists of one box and one oversize folder.

Date Acquired: 08/15/1966

Subjects: Mississippi -- History., Moore, Henry S., Jr., d. 1944., Soldiers -- United States -- History -- 20th century., Yellow fever -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.

Forms of Material: Certificates., Clippings (information artifacts), Correspondence., Diaries., Genealogies., Ledgers (account books), Legal documents., Photograph albums., Photographs., Receipts (financial records)

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection includes photographs, photo albums, legal documents, deeds, certificates, newspaper clippings, accounts, genealogical records, correspondence (1821-1918), and other papers. There is also a journal that contains notations of readings and notes on legal terminology as well as household accounts and home remedies (1841-1847). Also included are military certificates and insurance policies.

Subject/Index Terms

Mississippi -- History.
Moore, Henry S., Jr., d. 1944.
Soldiers -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Yellow fever -- Southern States -- History -- 19th century.

Administrative Information

Repository: Louisiana Research Collection

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 Method: Gift.

Preferred Citation: Henry S. Moore family papers, Manuscripts Collection 354, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Updated on 11/14/2011 by E. Tansey

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

Other Note: OCLC Number: 761105931


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