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Institute for Acadian and Creole Studies Collection

Identifier: MS-00093

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of family history research files, phonograph records of South Louisiana folk songs, printed materials, and microfilm copies of the St. Mary Parish records.


  • 1807-1952 and undated

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Physical rights are retained by Nicholls State University. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.


9 Linear Feet (3 boxes, 150 microfilm reels)

Language of Materials

Multiple languages

Separated Materials

Series 5 (St. Mary Parish Records) is located in the Archives Annex.

Sensitive Materials Statement

This collection may contain material(s) with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which Ellender Memorial Library and Nicholls State University assume no responsibility.
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Repository Details

Part of the Nicholls State University Archives and Special Collections Repository

Ellender Memorial Library
Nicholls State University
906 E 1st St.
Thibodaux Louisiana 70310 USA