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Ida G. Tooke Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Ida G. Tooke Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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History and a few early records of the Ringgold, Louisiana, church; Tooke is a descendant of founders of the church.


Huey P. Long Newspaper Clippings, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Huey P. Long Newspaper Clippings, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Materials related to Louisiana Governor and U.S. Senator from Louisiana, Huey P. Long.


Howard Morris Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Howard Morris Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Memorabilia from the donor's student days at Louisiana Polytechnic Institute, including items from Louisiana Tech Summer Camp, Louisiana Peach Festival, and Tech Concert Association.


Hoss Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Hoss Family Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Nathaniel Hoss was an early settler, planter, and commission merchant in Caddo Parish, Louisiana; his son, James M. Hoss, was one of the founders and benefactors of the town of Hosston, Louisiana; includes deeds, business records, and related correspondence of three generations of the Hoss family.


Camp Ruston Maps, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Camp Ruston Maps, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Maps of U.S. World War II prisoner of war camp Camp Ruston, including contemporary maps and maps of current archaeological survey.


Hopkins House Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Hopkins House Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Materials related to “Hopkins House” in Marion, Louisiana. The Hopkins House is on the national historical register. Included with the material is information on “In the Gloaming,” the song supposedly written by Anna Porter Harrison who lived in the house while her mother served as a governess before the Civil War. Other material includes autobiographical accounts of the family that owned the house. Most of the materials are copies from other sources, but an operetta performed at Marion High School in 1939 is enclosed in its original binding and hand-drawn cover.


Honey Naylor Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Honey Naylor Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Louisiana Industrial Institute Diploma (1899) for Howard Benson Warren. (Donor’s uncle) Mr. Warren Later served in the State Senate (1930). Diploma of Heroise Warren (1919).


Jaclyn Lucas Keasler Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Jaclyn Lucas Keasler Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Genealogy of and historical notes on the Simontons and related families from the Middle Ages in Scotland through the twenty-second generation in the southern states; traces the Simonton line in Louisiana including parishes of Lincoln, Bienville, Claiborne, and Jackson.


Jack Terrill Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Jack Terrill Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Pup cap (freshman beanie) from the donor's student days at Louisiana Polytechnic Institute.


Jack Ritchie Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Jack Ritchie Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Donated by the Lincoln Parish Library, this collection contains photos mostly taken by Jack Ritchie of early Ruston, Louisiana.


James Evans Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James Evans Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Items from donor's student days at Tech High School and Louisiana Polytechnic Institute.


James B. Randall Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James B. Randall Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Miscellaneous bulletins, brochures; Louisiana Tech academic programs (management, business, engineering); issues of Tech Alumni News.


James A. Smith Musical Score, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James A. Smith Musical Score, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Louisiana Tech University fight song "March Louisiana Tech," written by Smith, director of the University band.


James Govan Taliaferro Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James Govan Taliaferro Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Politician and jurist of Catahoula Parish, Louisiana, owned and operated Harrisonburg Independent; served as associate justice of Louisiana Supreme Court from 1866 until death; opposed secession during Civil War; includes papers of children, collection provides some interesting detail on family relations and living conditions during the period.


James F. Digby Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James F. Digby Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Historical memorabilia of donor's years as an engineering student at Louisiana Polytechnic Institute.


James Larkin Dendy Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James Larkin Dendy Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Marriage documents of Bernice, Louisiana area residents James E. Coplen and Sallie Grafton.


James Lafayette Goodwin Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James Lafayette Goodwin Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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The papers of Goodwin, a farmer and merchant near Vienna, Lincoln Parish, Louisiana, during the last quarter of the nineteenth century;


James L. Hogan Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James L. Hogan Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Afrika Korps pattern eagle and swastika. This artifact was given to American civilian camp employee, James L. Hogan by German POW Robert Kopriwa. Also, includes a book entitled The Brothers Karamazov written by Fyodor Dostoyevsky and published by Random House in 1943.


Janis Scogin Pierce And James Lee Pierce Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Janis Scogin Pierce And James Lee Pierce Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Miscellaneous collection of memorabilia of Louisiana Tech University alumni over the years.


Janis Irvin Chavanne Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Janis Irvin Chavanne Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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1950 edition of Louisiana Tech University's school song "Alma Mater" autographed by composer John P. Graham and containing photographs of 1895 faculty and 1900 graduating class.. Presented to the donor (grad. 1956), who played the organ at the 1950 commencement, honoring the class of 1900.


James Pierce Tomlinson Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

James Pierce Tomlinson Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Materials concerning the life of James Pierce Tomlinson.


Jessie J. Hollis Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Jessie J. Hollis Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Louisiana Polytechnic Institute baseball varsity sweater.


"The Civil War In Tensas Parish, Louisiana: A Community History", University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

"The Civil War In Tensas Parish, Louisiana: A Community History", University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Master's thesis concerning the Civil War in Tensas Parish, Louisiana, written by Jeffrey Alan Owens.


Jeannine Morgan Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Jeannine Morgan Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Historical memorabilia from the donor's student years at Louisiana Polytechnic Institute in the 1950's and from the tenure of her mother Mary Alice Wilder in the 1920's.


Jean Hammons Kennedy Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Jean Hammons Kennedy Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Photographs of Louisiana Industrial Institute in c.1920's, including one of Old Main.


Jared Quitman Long Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Jared Quitman Long Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Louisiana Polytechnic Institute graduate's varsity sweater.


John Ardis Cawthon And Eleanor Cawthon Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

John Ardis Cawthon And Eleanor Cawthon Papers, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Historical materials from Louisiana Industrial Institute and Louisiana Polytechnic Institute, including copy of "Alma Mater" autographed by composer John P. Graham and photographs of the Tech campus, as well a genealogical materials.


Joe Strother Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Joe Strother Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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The collection contains a number of caricatures and comic strips done by Mr. Strother. Included in the collection are a photograph of the “Planning Committee” for the Athletic complex and eleven framed “CAMOS” given to the donors as a personal gift.


Joe M. King Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Joe M. King Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Reminiscence about long-time professor of English, Dr. Frances Fletcher, who taught the donor during his student years at Louisiana Tech University, 1940-1943.


Joann C. Smiley Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University Jan 2019

Joann C. Smiley Collection, University Archives And Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University

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Materials from donor's student days at Louisiana Tech.