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Williams Family Papers

ID Number: 79-78-L
Title: Williams Family Papers
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: family papers
publications (documents)
clippings (information artifacts)
financial records
Collection Type: Archival & Special Collections
Artist/Maker: Williams, Lewis Kemper, 1887-1971 (compiler) -- More information
Leila Hardie Moore Williams (compiler)
Date: 20th century
Process/Technique: collecting
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Object Description Papers of L. Kemper Williams and Leila Moore Williams found in the Williams residence. Included are the following types of material: correspondence, publications, clippings, photographs, certificates, scrapbooks, books on Monaco, reports, a brief case, a large lacquered box, and index cards with notes on the Williams [staff research?]. Financial ledgers for the Williams and working files for the publication on the Williams home "The Story of 2618 Coliseum" (1967) are the most coherent groups of material in this otherwise eclectic collection. The financial ledgers document Leila Moore Williams personal cash fund, as well as her succession. Less informational are ledgers on the Williams Fund and L. Kemper Williams Trial Balance. Working files for "The Story of 2618 Coliseum" include correspondence, drafts, and preliminary layouts. Ca. 25 linear feet.
Extent: 25 linear feet approximate
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection, The L. Kemper and Leila Moore Williams Founders Collection
Collection Theme(s): Family and Daily Life
Subjects: Williams, Leila Hardie Moore, 1901-1966 -- More information
Williams, Lewis Kemper, 1887-1971 -- More information
Other Number: Tracking Number T060808.1736
Lower Level Records: 79-78-L.1; Williams Family Scrapbook
79-78-L.2; Three Winners of Transcontinental Air Race photograph
79-78-L.3; Photograph of Kemper and Leila Williams at a dinner party
79-78-L.4; Photograph of Leila Williams at a dinner party
79-78-L.5; Photograph of a man and woman in the dining room of 718 Toulouse
79-78-L.6; Leila and Kemper Williams photograph album
79-78-L.7; Receipt for the registration of the birth of Leila Hardie Moore
79-78-L.8; Leila Williams obituary
79-78-L.9; Leila Williams photograph
79-78-L.10; Leila Williams photograph
79-78-L.11; Leila Williams photograph
79-78-L.12; Leila Williams as Queen of Comus

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