Alice Monroe Labouisse papers, 1875-1965 | Louisiana Research Collection

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Collection Overview

Title: Alice Monroe Labouisse papers, 1875-1965

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 283

Primary Creator: Labouisse, Alice Monroe.

Extent: 2.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The collection is arranged as follows: photographs, correspondence, financial records, other papers, clippings, desk diaries, commonplace book, and photo albums. The collection consists of two boxes.

Subjects: Hogan, John E., Labouisse, Alice Monroe., Labouisse, Samuel Stanhope., Labouisse family.

Forms of Material: Clippings (information artifacts), Commonplace books., Correspondence., Diaries., Invitations., Photograph albums., Photographs.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection contains photographs, correspondence, bills and receipts, cards and invitations, clippings, church publications, and photo albums. There is a commonplace book of Alice Blanc dated 1875 September and 1876 that includes observations on the United States Centennial in Philadelphia. The photograph albums include images of the Gulf Coast, North Carolina, New York, and New Orleans (buildings). There are also family photographs of the Labouisse family as well as desk diaries of Alice Monroe Labouisse.

Biographical Note

Alice Monroe Labouisse was married to Samuel Stanhope Labouisse, Sr. Their Children are Frank Monroe Labouisse (b. 1911), Samuel S. Labouisse, Jr. (b. 1909), and David Nindes Labouisse (b. 1918). Her husband belonged to the architectural firm of DeBuys, Churchill, and Labouisse.

Subject/Index Terms

Hogan, John E.
Labouisse, Alice Monroe.
Labouisse, Samuel Stanhope.
Labouisse family.

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: Alice Monroe Labouisse papers, Manuscripts Collection 283, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection processed in 1975 by WEM; 1990 inventory ML.

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

Other Note: OCLC Number: 778099078

Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Box:

[Box 1: Photographs, correspondence and other papers],
[Box 2: Volumes],

Box 2: Volumes
Volume 1: Desk diary, 1944
Two entries.
Volume 2: Desk diary, 1956
Volume 3: Desk diary, 1962
Volume 4: Commonplace book of Alice Blanc, 1875 September, 1876
Includes observations on United States Centennial in Philadelphia.
Volume 5: Photo album, 1908-1912

Asheville, North Carolina 1910, 1911, 1912

Family photos, scenery, houses

Volume 6: Photo album, 1897-1900

North Carolina

Family photos, train, old buggy

Volume 7: Photo album

Photos removed from album. None labeled by original compiler.

Views of buildings and houses. Many of French Quarter (French Opera-1).

Volume 8: Photo album

Photos removed from album. Includes photos of:

Sigma Chi Convention, Buffalo, New York. 1901


Pan American World's Fair

Washington, District of Columbia

Virginia (state)

Horses (side saddle)

Pass Christian, sailing

Comus (ship) on way to New York. 1901

North Carolina

New Orleans, 1902

French Quarter - French Opera House

Pass Christian regatta 1902

Motor car

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