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  • Subject: African American women
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    • Female Industrial Worker

    • New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;Working class women--Photographs;Blue collar workers--Photographs;African American women--Photographs;
    • African American women in work boots with a shovel and a wheelbarrow.
    • Juanita Cholan and Celestin Grevemberg land plat, 1800.

    • African Americans--History--19th century.; Free African Americans--Louisiana.; Creoles--Louisiana.; African American women--Louisiana.; Louisiana--History--19th century.; Land tenure--Louisiana.; Women landowners--Louisiana.; Real property--Maps.;...
    • The plat (map) for the bordering lands of Juanita Cholan and Celestin Grevemberg, both free Creole women of color. The tracts were bounded on two sides by the land of Pedro Broussard; Juanita's land adjoined the Attacapas (Attakapas) River. On the...
    • Female Industrial Worker

    • New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;Working class women--Photographs;Blue collar workers--Photographs;African American women--Photographs;
    • African American woman wearing a hardhat climbing a ladder on an industrial site.
    • Female Industrial Worker

    • New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;Working class women--Photographs;Blue collar workers--Photographs;African American women--Photographs;
    • African American woman with a clipboard examining a piece of industrial equipment.
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-25, 1840 April-May.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Saint Landry Parish (La.); African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint...
    • Two bills of sale: one executed by the Latour Brothers for Baptiste Meullion's metal repair account; one by Jean Speirer addressed to the widow of Baptiste Meullion (C�leste Donato) for agricultural supplies. Documents are in French.
    • Miles Terrell and family papers. Papers. Folder 01a-02d, 1895-1899

    • Free African Americans.; African American women--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; African American farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Women farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Cotton farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Cotton...
    • Chiefly correspondence and financial papers. Correspondence is comprised mostly of family letters that relate to family matters and to Frank Terrell�s financial and legal problems. Letters from the Louisiana State Land Office and the U.S. Land...
    • Slavery documents collection. Folder 01-15, 1839 July 11.

    • African Americans--Louisiana--History--19th century.; Slavery--Louisiana--History--19th century.; Slave trade--Louisiana--West Feliciana Parish.; Slave bills of sale--Louisiana--West Feliciana Parish.; African American women--Louisiana--West...
    • A bill of sale for the transfer of 15 slaves by Josias Gray to Ann Maria, a free woman of color. The deed was executed to compensate Ann Maria for serving as Gray's housekeeper since her emancipation. The inventory lists the names and ages of the...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-25a, 1844 January-May.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American women--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer family.; African...
    • Primarily notarized documents including mortgages, lists of debts, minutes from family meetings, testimonies, and land transactions; signed in 1844 by the Natchitoches Parish notary public. Papers relating to free people of color include the lease,...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-13, 1832.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Land...
    • Notarized documents including land sales, slave bills of sale, succession papers, a separation agreement, a quittance, and a mortgage certified in 1832 the Natchitoches Parish justice of the peace. A mortgage is granted by Manuel Hilaire Rachal to...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-27, 1846.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American women--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer family.; African...
    • Primarily notarized documents including land transactions, mortgages, collection orders, summons, and slave bills of sale; signed in 1846 by the Natchitoches Parish notary public. Papers relating to free people of color include: a lease on slaves...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-12, 1831.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Land...
    • Notarized documents including land sales, slave bills of sale, a will, an engagement record, and a mortgage that were certified in 1831 by Charles Derance, notary public of Natchitoches Parish. Three documents concern [Jean Baptiste?] Dominique...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-08, 1924-1959.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American women--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American children--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American families--Louisiana--Baton...
    • Life insurance policies, premium receipt books, loan certificates, and notification letters for members of the Turnbull Family. Includes a fire insurance policy belonging to Dudley Turnbull Jr.
    • Miles Terrell and family papers. Papers. Folder 01b-03d, 1913-1929.

    • Free African Americans.; African American women--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; African American families--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Cotton farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Women farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Taxation--Louisiana--Rapides...
    • Material consists of family letters, postcards, and tax receipts. Family letters relate to the health and personal activities of family members. Some letters have missing pages. Several fund raising postcards sent by the Richie Benevolent...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-09, 1827-1830.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Saint Landry Parish (La.); African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint Landry...
    • Chiefly bills of sale for Jean Baptiste Meullion's cotton account with Toledano & Gaillard Company. Also present is a manumission paper granting freedom to Susanne, a slave of about fifty-five years, by Sambo Bellestre, a free man of color....

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