George C.H. Kernion papers, 1929-1939 | Louisiana Research Collection

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Collection Overview

Title: George C.H. Kernion papers, 1929-1939

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection 718

Primary Creator: Kernion, George Campbell Huchet de.

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The collection is arranged by topic as follows: correspondence (folder 1); notes (folders 2-4); lectures for radio station WJBO (folders 5-9); lectures for organizations (folders 10-26); manuscript (folder 27). The collection consists of 1 box.

Date Acquired: 07/18/1985

Subjects: Communism., Kernion, George Campbell Huchet de., Louisiana Historical Society., Radio addresses, debates, etc., Student newspaper and periodical editors., Vieux Carré (New Orleans, La.), WJBO (Radio station : New Orleans, La), Wood, Trist, d. 1952.

Forms of Material: Correspondence., Lecture notes., Lectures., Manuscripts (document genre)

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection is made up of drafts of speeches and lectures given by George C.H. Kernion. Some were given to civic groups, while others were heard over the radio on WJBO in New Orleans, especially his lectures on communism. There is also Kernion's correspondence with Trist Wood (1933-1934). In addition, there is a manuscript of a work called "Don Manuel Gayoso de Lemos." in the collection.

Biographical Note

George Campbell Huchet de Kernion (1878-1953) was a noted lawyer and accountant of federal tax law. He was also well known as an orator and lectured to civic groups. In addition, he was an advisory editor of the Louisiana Historical Quarterly and an early radio lecturer .

Subject/Index Terms

Kernion, George Campbell Huchet de.
Louisiana Historical Society.
Radio addresses, debates, etc.
Student newspaper and periodical editors.
Vieux Carré (New Orleans, La.)
WJBO (Radio station : New Orleans, La)
Wood, Trist, d. 1952.

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 Source: Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Wilson.

Acquisition Method: Gift.

Preferred Citation: George C.H. Kernion papers, Manuscripts Collection 718, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane Univeristy, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection processed in 1985 by SMW.

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

Other Note: OCLC Number: 815541503

Box and Folder Listing

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[Box 1: George C.H. Kernion papers],

Box 1: George C.H. Kernion papers
Folder 1: Correspondence, 1933-1934
Folder 2: Notes from Kendall on Andrew Jackson
Folder 3: "Modern Usage"
Folder 4: "Louisiana Plantations"
Folder 5: "How We Got Our Constitution", 1930 September 7
Folder 6: "The Failure of Communism", 1931 May 1
Folder 7: "What Communism Offers the American Working Man", 1931 September 7
Folder 8: "Lincoln and Communism", 1932 February 12
Folder 9: "Stretching the Constitution", 1932 September 17
Folder 10: "The Part That Louisiana Took in the War Between the States", 1929 April 5
Folder 11: "Vieux Carré", 1931 April 10
A lecture for children.
Folder 12: "Sidney Lanier", 1933 February 15
Folder 13: "Andrew Jackson", 1933 March 15
Folder 14: "Battle of 1874 September 14", 1934 September 14
Folder 15: "Lecture to UDC [United Daughters of the Confederacy]", 1939 March 8
Folder 16: "Early Women of Louisiana", undated
Folder 17: "The Drama of 1769", undated
Folder 18: "Data concerning...New Orleans Grays...", undated
Folder 19: "The Vieux Carré of Yester Year", undated
Folder 20: "The Home of the American Legion", undated
Folder 21: "Louisiana Genealogy", undated
Folder 22: "Communism", undated
Folder 23: "Jackson and 1815 January 8", undated
Folder 24: "War of 1812", undated
Folder 25: "Dubourg", undated
Folder 26: "Louisiana Colonials", undated
Folder 27: Manuscript: "Don Manual Gayoso de Lemos"

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