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    • Miles Terrell and family papers. Papers. Folder 01b-03b, 1906-1907.

    • Free African Americans.; African American farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; African American families--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; African American women--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Women farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Cotton...
    • Material consists of family letters, receipts, and tax receipts belonging to Sarah Clifton Terrell. Family letters are primarily those of Gloucester Terrell to his mother, Sarah Clifton Terrell, in which he reports news on the activities and health...
    • Norbert Badin papers. Personal Correspondence. Folder 01-05, 1916-1937.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American families--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Extended families--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Antee (Family : Natchitoches Parish,...
    • Personal correspondence of the Badin family, who were descendents of free people of color, for the years 1916-1937, contains letters to and from members of the Badin, Roque, Antee, and St. Ville families. The letters primarily concern health,...
    • 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 of Sarah Clifton Terrell and members of the Terrell family. Family letters relate to the health and personal activities of family members. Some letters have missing pages. Several...
    • Norbert Badin papers. Personal Correspondence. Folder 01-04, 1900-1915.

    • African American nuns--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Badin, Norbert, died 1903.; Badin, J. L., born 1866.; Metoyer, Gabriel, born 1847.; Metoyer, Pauline,...
    • Personal correspondence of the Badin family, who were descendants of free people of color from Cane River, La., for the years 1900-1915 are chiefly letters to J. L. Badin and other immediate and extended family members. Letters primarily concern...
    • Miles Terrell and family papers. Papers. Folder 01b-03c, 1908-1912.

    • Free African Americans.; African American families--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; African American women--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Cotton farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Women farmers--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Taxation--Louisiana--Rapides...
    • Material consists of family letters, postal receipts, and tax receipts belonging to Sarah Clifton Terrell, widow of Miles Terrell. Family letters relate news on the activities and health of family members.
    • Norbert Badin papers. Financial Papers. Account book, 1916.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American families--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Badin (Family :...
    • The account book of the Badin family includes records of personal and business transactions for business conducted in Natchitoches Parish, La and surrounding areas for the year 1916. The entries typically provide the name of the business associate,...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Manuscript items. OS Folder 01, 1834-1845.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American children--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Wills--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Inheritance and...
    • The oversized folder contains the will of Thomas Giddings, dated 1834; a first communion and confirmation certificate, dated May 12, 1940, belonging to Juanita Turnbull; and a high school graduation diploma from St. Mary's Academy in New Orleans...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Printed items. Folder 01-09, 1918-1948.

    • Catholic schools--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American students--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Soldiers--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American children--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.;...
    • The folder is primarily comprised of materials relating to Dudley Gregory Turnbull, Kenneth Turnbull, and Ralph Bruce Turnbull's enlistment and service in World War II. Also represented is Dudley Turnbull Jr.'s World War I classification notice for...
    • Emancipation petition of Josephine Rinker, Number 178A, 1832.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal documents.
    • Petition of Josephine Rinker, a free woman of color, to free her sister, the enslaved woman Marguerite, who is about 20 years of age. In French and English.
    • Auguste Metoyer papers, 1835-1846.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.;...
    • Chiefly petitions, subpoenas, public instruments of protest, and bills of exchange for legal cases against Auguste Metoyer, a free man of color, in the State of Louisiana between the years 1830-1846. The legal documents chronicle Auguste Metoyer's...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-02, 1910-1967.

    • Nuns--Louisiana.; World War, 1939-1945--Veterans--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American schools--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American students--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American women--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American...
    • The bulk of the materials comprise letters and postcards between members of the Turnbull family, descendents of free people of color, between the years 1910 and 1967. Other items include tests, diplomas, money orders, telegrams, receipts, and...
    • Louis Metoyer conveyance, 1823 June 4.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American families--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.;...
    • Act of conveyance for sale of a tract of land on the Red River in Natchitoches, La. by Louis Metoyer, a free man of color to his nephew, Jean Baptiste Augustin Metoyer, a free man of color. In French.
    • James Mather residency permit, 1807 November 24.

    • Mayors--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African Americans--History--19th century.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Colbert, John, active 1807.; Colbert, Teenah, active 1807.; Mather,...
    • Residency permit issued by Mayor James Mather, New Orleans, to John Colbert, who is described as a free negro. Mayor Mather certified that he had examined the papers presented him by John Colbert and had found them to be in order. Colbert, his wife...
    • James Sullivan passport, 1807 July 13.

    • Governors--Louisiana.; Governors--Massachusetts.; African Americans--History--19th century.; Free African Americans--Massachusetts.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Colbert, John,...
    • Passport issued by Sullivan, Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, to John Colbert, a free man of color. John Colbert along his wife, Teenah, and their three children, citizens of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, were to be allowed to...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Insurance policies. 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 Dudley Turnbull Jr. and his family, who were descendents of free people of color. A fire insurance policy belonging to Dudley Turnbull Jr. is also...
    • Emancipation petition of Marie Rillieux, Number 48D, 1834.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. African American families--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaves--Emancipation--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Petitions.; Legal documents.
    • Petition of Marie Rillieux, a free woman of color, to free her daughter, the enslaved woman Josephine, who is about 28 years of age.
    • John and Jean Rousseau collection, 1814-1838.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Inheritance and succession--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Mallet, Jeanne Marie, died 1828--Finance, Personal.; African American women--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slave bills of sale--Louisiana--New Orleans.;...
    • Includes legal documents regarding the purchase and ownership of enslaved persons, tutorship or guardianship of the Rousseau children after their mother's death, and statements of the separate and joint assets of Jean Rousseau and Jeanne Marie...

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