Found 2 collections related to New Orleans (La.) -- Social life and customs

Peters family
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4578
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Letters from Anna Marie and Harriet Peters in New Orleans to their father in New York, mainly discussing personal affairs, social life in New Orleans, traveling conditions, and a slave insurrection
Wharton, Thomas Kelah, 1814-1862
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3306
1 linear foot (8 v.)
Thomas Kelah Wharton (1814-1862), architect, was superintendent of construction of the Customs House in New Orleans, La. Collection consists of seven volumes of diaries describing Wharton's activities in the social, educational, literary, and... more
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