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Subseries F: New Orleans East

Higher Level Record: MSS 768.3
Call Number: MSS 768.3.6
Title: Subseries F: New Orleans East
Creator: Barnett, Herman L, 1893-1982 (compiler)
Date of Creation: 1921-1984
Extent: 7 items, many oversized
Object Name: surveys (documents)
Collection Type: Documents & Correspondence
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Language: English
Biography/History: Herman L. Barnett (1893-1982) was a prominent New Orleans attorney.
Scope and Content: This subseries consists of survey plans located in the New Orleans East area of Orleans Parish. These include a large plan of the Lake Forest Plaza shopping center, specifically the Maison Blanche building; two 1965 plans of a Square 5 along Hayne Blvd. and the lakefront; a 1929 Horatio Gilbert plan of multiple squares and lots along the Edgelake Canal; and a 1984 plan showing the edge of the Venetian Waterway, among others.
Arrangement: This subseries is arranged chronologically.
Container: Folder 60
Notes: The Barnett 20th Century Surveys Collection, MSS 768, Williams Research Center, The Historic New Orleans Collection.
Restrictions: Researchers may be limited to consulting one or two items at a time, per the discretion of the Reading Room staff.

Reproduction of original documents, when permitted, must be performed by the Williams Research Center staff.

Requesting: Please provide the reference staff with the manuscript call number.
Collection Theme(s): Survey Maps
Subjects: Maison Blanche -- More information
Gilbert, Horatio L. -- More information
New Orleans East (New Orleans, La.)
Surveyors -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Accession Number: 2015.0336.1
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