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Guide to the New Orleans Collection
1770-1904 (bulk 1804-1836)
  MS 1944

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Collection processed by Melissa Haley

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 02, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series VIII. Property Records, 1807-1888, undated

Scope and Contents note

Bulk in French. Documents and copies (bulk) of documents pertaining to property in New Orleans, especially the sale and transfer of lots, and to land in Louisiana, including letters to the General Land Office, patents, certificates, surveys, and inspections. Also copies of documents detailing the sale of land by Bernard Marigny to the city of New Orleans, and documents of (mostly letters to) Columbus Lawson, Register of the Land Office at New Orleans.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 8 Folder : 1 Property records, New Orleans
1807-1818
Box: 8 Folder : 2 Property records, New Orleans
1820-1837, 1869, undated
Box: 8 Folder : 3 Bernard Marigny, sale of land
Box: 8 Folder : 4 Estimates, land, faubourgs de la Course, Annunciation
1822
Box: 8 Folder : 5 Land records and letters, Louisiana State
1808-1888, undated
Box: 8 Folder : 6 Columbus Lawson, Register of Land Office
1809-1814

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