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    • 1741-01-10 French Superior Council record

    • 1741; French Colony; Colonialism; Louisiana; slaves; slavery; slave trade; fugitive slaves; Souboye; King; free people of color; mulattos; freedmen; plantations; runaways; Chaperon; Pierrot;
    • Complaint to Procurator General of the King by various residents, of numerous runaway slaves, in environments of the city. M. Souboye, Lieutenant of the King, in New Orleans, at the head of a detachment of free negroes and of slaves, went in...
    • A. P. Tureaud family papers. Folder 01-01, ledger, 1866-1889.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American authors--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American poets--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Desdunes, P.-A. (Pierre-Aristide); Tureaud, Alexander Pierre,...
    • Ledger with transcriptions of poems in Les Cenelles and prose text transcribed by P. A. Desdunes. Authors include: B. Valcour, P. Dalcour, Nelson Desbrosse, Joanni, Armand Lanusse, Michel St. Pierre, Camille Thierry, E. V. Rillieux, and P. A....
    • A. P. Tureaud family papers. Folder 01-02, ledger, approximately 1876-1890.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--History--19th century.; African American authors--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American poets--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Desdunes, P.-A....
    • Ink manuscript with writings by P. A. Desdunes and others including Desdunes's essays or ""r�flexions"" on morality, money, and the cause of revolution in Haiti; an appreciation of the poetry of Edmond H�raux; a comparison between American...
    • A. P. Tureaud family papers. Ledger Inserts. Folder 01-03, approximately 1866-1889.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--History--19th century.; African American authors--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African American poets--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Desdunes, P.-A....
    • Six inserts from ledger with transcription of poems in Les Cenelles, a literary journal published by New Orleans free people of color. Includes poems and prose by P. A. Desdunes and a poem by Arnaud Lanusse. Gift of A. P. Tureaud. In French.
    • 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 in the State of Louisiana between the years 1830-1846. The legal documents chronicle Auguste Metoyer's financial and legal...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-14, 1833.

    • 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, receipts, a marriage contract, and mortgages certified in 1833 by the Natchitoches Parish justice of the peace. Includes a land sale by Benoits Laurents and a mortgage by Etienne Lacaze...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-32b, 1851 June-December.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer family.;...
    • Legal and financial papers including summons, mortgages, verdicts, account sheets, oaths, promissory notes, and marriage records from 1851. Papers relating to free people of color include a certificate, mortgage, and compromise belonging to [St....
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-01, 1863-1943.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American elementary 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, school materials, and birth registrations for Grace, Kenneth, Bruce, Dudley Gregory, Juanita, and Naomi Turnbull--children of Dudley Jr. and Juanita Hebert Turnbull. School materials of the Turnbull...
    • 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; and tests, diplomas, money orders, telegrams, receipts, and business papers. Included is a form letter from President Harry Truman thanking Dudley...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-03, 1850-1879.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American students--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American women--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American children--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Baton...
    • Chiefly receipts and tax notifications of Jane Giddings. Of note are receipts for her daughter Aldometer's school tuition; a railroad tax receipt; notifications of late tax payment; and rent receipts from Aristide Allain, a boy who lived with Jane...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-04, 1878-1900.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Taxation--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Tax collection--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Tuition--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Receipts (Acknowledgments)(Acknowledgments)--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African...
    • Receipts belonging to Dudley Turnbull and Rosemarie Aldometer Mather Turnbull for parish and state taxes, goods, services, and college tuition. Included are tax receipts for the estate of Jane Giddings (mother of Aldometer Turnbull), receipts to...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-05, 1901-1923.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Taxation--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Tax collection--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Finance, personal--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Receipts (Acknowledgments)(Acknowledgments)--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.;...
    • Receipts belonging to Dudley Turnbull and Rosemarie Aldometer Mather Turnbull. Included are tax receipts, receipts for goods and services, invoices, and a receipt for funeral expenses following Aldometer's death in December of 1917.
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-06, 1890-1964.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American women--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American families--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American fathers--Louisiana--Baton...
    • Chiefly receipts, tax receipts, tax exemption certificates, and other financial papers belonging to Dudley Turnbull Jr. Of note are financial papers of John Turnbull and Dudley Turnbull Jr. concerning funeral expenses following Dudley Turnbull's...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-07, 1912-1930.

    • 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 promissory notes, premium receipt books, loan certificates, agreements, policy endowments, and notification letters for the Turnbull Family.
    • 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.
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. 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.;...
    • Primarily 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 World War I notice; two...
    • Dudley Turnbull and family papers. Papers. Folder 01-11 1870-1950.

    • African American Catholics--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American students--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American schools--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American women--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; African American children--Louisiana--Baton...
    • Black and white photos of the Turnbull family. Included are photographic portraits of Aldometer Turnbull, Grace Turnbull; Alex Hebert; school group portraits, possibly in front of The Hickory Street School; Holy Communion portraits, possibly of...

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