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Marion J. Basset Papers

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Identifier: MS-00192
Scope and Contents This collection, spanning 1940-2006, covers 2 linear feet and contains some of Basset's school records from F.T. Nicholls Junior College. Manuscripts include diplomas, student cards, certificates, invitations, programs, assignment schedules, announcements, and his obituary. Volumes include two La Pirogue yearbooks (1949 and 1950), one alumni directory (2003) and 16 textbooks used by Basset while in attendance at college.

John Vernon Caldwell Papers on F. T. Nicholls Junior College

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Identifier: MS-00114
Scope and Contents This collection consists of meeting minutes, a list of regulations, and a copy of the United States Congressional Record relating to the founding and history of F. T. Nicholls Junior College in Thibodaux, Louisiana.

Charles C. Elkins Papers

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Identifier: MS-00191
Scope and Contents This collection measures eight linear feet and spans 1829-1977, with the bulk of material dating 1924-1945. It is divided into two primary sections based on the time of acquisition. The first section is the original donation and consists of personal and professional correspondence, speeches, honors, diplomas, certificates, military service records, newspaper clippings, family history, and photographs. The second section is termed the Lefort addition and contains personal and professional...

South Louisiana Oral History Collection

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Identifier: MS-00076
Scope and Contents This is an artificial collection created by Ellender Memorial Library from oral histories donated over a period of decades. It comprises oral histories (on audiotape and videotape) and related materials collected from residents of South Louisiana between approximately 1972 and 1998. Interviewees discuss topics relating to local history and culture, including foodways, traditional crafts, race, religion, illness and medicine, education, labor, and industry.