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American Bicentennial Collection

Identifier: brfa004
Scope and Contents There are five series in this collection: objects, papers, periodicals, ARBA official publications and Quilts. Each series is divided into topics and then arranged in alphabetical order.
Dates: 1973-1976

Baton Rouge Garden Club Records

Identifier: brfa044
Scope and Contents Collection consists of scrapbooks (some in very poor condition), yearbooks, and several miscellaneous folders.
Dates: 1932-2013

C. Ward Bond Papers

Identifier: brfa003
Scope and Contents The contents of this collection reflect primarily the activities of Ward Bond in his efforts to improve the socio-economic situation of Baton Rouge. The activities of the Bicentennial Commission are located across the span of folders. Some of the materials are repeated in later folders, but it was deemed important to retain the original order of this collection and not disrupt the item level finding aides that are available. The contents of Box 4 are copies of documents relating to events...
Dates: 1779-2009

Foundation for Historical Louisiana Records and Archival Collection

Identifier: brfa055
Scope and Contents The first set of materials were the topical files located in the basement of the Old Governor’s Mansion. These materials primarily represent tangential activities of the Foundation and not the actual operations of the Foundation itself. Along with these materials there were some original photographs, media and a small amount of administrative materials. Processing has been placed on hold in anticipation of the recipt of more materials sometime in 2016. In July of 2018 more materials were...
Dates: 1963-

Metro Council Memo Books

 Record Group
Identifier: brfa056

Patt Foster Roberson Papers

Identifier: brfa057
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials related to the professional life of the creator, Patt Roberson. This includes business records, correspondence, ephemera, and memoranda. The collection is arranged by organizations that Ms. Roberson worked for or was a member of. The series include: Architect Firms, Dance Series, NOW Baton Rouge Chapter, Gilbert and Sullivan, and Jamie Wax, and Miscellaneous. The majority of the materials are from the late 1980s to 1990s; however, the NOW Baton Rouge...
Dates: 1971-2016

Red Stick Smocking and Fine Needle Arts Guild Records

Identifier: brfa058
Scope and Contents This collection contains scrapbooks, newsletters, membership information and other ephemera related to the Red Stick Smocking and Fine Needle Arts (Smocking Arts Guild of America).
Dates: 1983-2015

Sid Blitzer Costume Collection

Identifier: brfa070
Scope and Contents The collection contains 4 distinct costumes and accoutrement.
Dates: 1977 - 2001

Small Collection: Bernard Zuccaro "B.Z." Collection

Identifier: sc_010
Scope and Contents Small collection consisting of letters to the WIBR Radio Station including “Meet Your Neighbor” submissions, ephemera from WIBR. There are three folders and tapes of the show, family events, and local advertisements.
Dates: 1953-1955

The John C. Allphin, Jr. Papers

Identifier: brfa020
Scope and Contents The contents of this collection reflect the political and familial life of John C. Allphin, Jr.. There are four series in this collection: Scrapbooks, Allphin Family Papers, Books, and Realia. The majority of the scrapbooks have been disassembled for preservation purposes. The family papers have been arranged according to individual family members when appropriate with a miscellaneous folder and a general family folder. Some images have been scanned and will be added to the Baton Rouge Room...
Dates: 1950-2008

The Mystic Krewe of Apollo Records

Identifier: brfa023
Scope and Contents The materials in this collection represent the activities of the Mystic Krewe of Apollo of Baton Rouge. There are six series in the collection; (1) Photographs, (2) Artifacts (3) Ephemera (4) Miscellaneous, (5) Scrapbooks and costume designs, and (6) Costumes. Some of the series have been broken down into sub series in order to aid the researcher in finding specific materials. The collection is mostly comprised of scrapbooks and photographs, some of which can be found on the Baton Rouge...
Dates: 1980-2018

Theatre Baton Rouge Records

Identifier: brfa064
Scope and Contents The contents of this collection reflect primarily the activities of Theatre Baton Rouge by way of their productions and administrative activities. The arrangement of the collection follows original order when possible and is otherwise arranged chronologically in order to aid in discovery for researchers. The collection contains playbills of the productions produced by BRLT. It also has administrative records that include minutes, invoices, and by-laws. There are several files related to...
Dates: 1946-2017

Woman's Hospital Records

Identifier: brfa029
Scope and Contents The records of this collection represent the activities of nurses employed at Woman’s Hospital in Baton Rouge, La. The collection contains presentation Power Point slides, research, research notes and surveys, awards, program pamphlets, various print materials, newspaper clippings and other media, and cassette tapes.
Dates: Woman’s Hospital Records

Woody Dumas Papers

Identifier: brfa002
Scope and Contents The materials in this collection reflect the activities of Woody Dumas’ tenure as Mayor of Baton Rouge, La. There are three series in this collection: Papers, Supporting materials, and Wall Hangings and Ephemera. The Papers series contains general files as well as files representing individual projects and issues. The papers are organized alphabetically and then chronologically. There is a small amount of personal correspondence interspersed among the official papers. Box 7 in this series...
Dates: Approximately 1954-1983