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L. Kemper Williams and Leila Hardie Moore Williams Papers

 
ID Number: 97-63-L
Title: L. Kemper Williams and Leila Hardie Moore Williams Papers
Title Type: assigned
Item Status: Permanent Collection     Legal Status: Permanent Collection
Object Name: personal papers
correspondence
financial records
Collection Type: Archival & Special Collections
Artist/Maker: Williams, Lewis Kemper, 1887-1971 (compiler) -- More information
Williams, Leila Hardie Moore, 1901-1966 (compiler) -- More information
Date: Inclusive dates 1837 - 1997; Predominant dates 1935 - 1972
Process/Technique: collecting
Materials: paper (fiber product)
Object Description This collection is comprised of personal papers compiled and arranged by General Williams, including financial and legal papers related to Kemper and Leila Williams, personal diaries and travel journals kept by General Williams and papers related to his military service, personal correspondence, papers related to the operation of the Williamsís Idlewild Farm in Patterson, notes and correspondence related to Leila Williamsís death in 1966, papers related to the Williamsís interest in the Principality of Monaco, and papers and correspondence related to the Kemper & Leila Williams Foundation. Original order was maintained. The collection is organized into seven series, as follows: Series I: Financial (folders 1 - 1660); Series II: Personal (folders 1661 - 3577); Series III: Idlewild Farm (folders 3578 - 3701); Series IV: Successions and Sympathy (folders 3702 - 3879); Series V: L. Kemper & Leila Williams Foundation (3880 - 4027) Series VI: Military and R.O.A. (folders 4028 - 4177); and Series VII: Monaco (folders 4178 - 4191). Some series are further divided into subseries. See Appendix I for detailed arrangement note.
Extent: 200 linear feet approximate
Acq. Credit Line: The Historic New Orleans Collection, The L. Kemper and Leila Moore Williams Founders Collection
Collection Theme(s): Social History
Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
Subjects: Family archives.
Williams, Lewis Kemper, 1887-1971 -- More information
Williams, Leila Hardie Moore, 1901-1966 -- More information
New Orleans (La.)
Patterson (La.)
Monaco
Lower Level Records: 97-63-L.1; Goodspeed's Book Shop invoice
97-63-L.2; Letter from R. H. Thomas to L. Kemper Williams
97-63-L.3; H. Fahre receipt
97-63-L.4; L. Kemper Williams diary for 1948
97-63-L.5; L. Kemper Williams diary for 1949
97-63-L.6; L. Kemper Williams diary for 1952
97-63-L.7; L. Kemper Williams diary for 1958
97-63-L.8; Weekly report no. 96
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