Found 3 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
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 895
1 linear foot (84 items)
The Schomburg Menu Collection consists of 84 menus and related ephemera such as banquet and private dinner menus, wine lists, floor plans, invitations and photo covers, dated from 1893 through ca. 2000. Included in the collection are menus from... more
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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