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D. Blake Touchstone Voodoo bibliography, 1960s

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Collection Overview

Title: D. Blake Touchstone Voodoo bibliography, 1960s

ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection M-496

Creator: Touchstone, D. Blake.

Extent: 1.0 Folders

Arrangement: The collection consists of one item in one folder.

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The bibliography was created for a term paper, "Voodoo in New Orleans," by D. Blake Touchstone (1944-2001). It covers Voodoo from the Civil War period until 1900. There is an extensive list of newspaper accounts.

Biographical Note

Donald Blake Touchstone (1944-2001) was a Tulane student who wrote a term paper for a history class, "Voodoo in New Orleans." He created a bibliography for the paper on Voodoo in New Orleans from the Civil War period to 1900. Touchstone was later a part-time faculty member in the history department at Tulane University after receiving his doctorate in 1973. His thesis was entitled "Planters and slave religion in the Deep South."

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

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

Preferred Citation: D. Blake Touchstone Voodoo bibliography, Manuscripts Collection M-496, Louisiana Research Collection, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118.

Processing Information: Collection processed in 2005 by Melissa Smith.

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

Box and Folder Listing

Folder 1: D. Blake Touchstone Voodoo bibliography, 1965
Bibliography consists of four pages of newspaper accounts.