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Collection Number: 02423-z

Collection Title: John B. Lagarde Scrapbooks, 1859-1870; 1900-1919.

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This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities; this finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

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Size 2 items
Abstract John B. Lagarde was the son of Ernest Lagarde (1836-1914) of New Orleans, La. The collection includes a scrapbook, containing chiefly newspaper clippings, but also a few other items, circa 1859-1870, relating to the Dimitry family of New Orleans, La., particularly Alexander Dimitry; and another, 1900-1919, relating to the family of Ernest Lagarde of Louisiana, Alabama, and Maryland. Each contains a number of clippings concerning national and international events.
Creator Lagarde, John B.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the John B. Lagarde Scrapbooks, #2423-z, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from John B. Lagarde of Anniston, Ala., March 1942.
Additional Descriptive Resources
A copy of the original finding aid for this collection is filed in folder 1.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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John B. Lagarde was president of the Lagarde, Alabama, Lime and Stone Company. He was the son of Ernest Lagarde (1836-1914), a native of New Orleans, La., and professor for many years at Mt. St. Mary's College in Emmitsburg, Md.; and brother of Ernest Lagard (born 1864), secretary of the Panama Canal Zone and businessman in Mexico, Louis Lagarde of New Orleans, La., and Alice Lagarde who married Chevalier Ferrata.

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The collection includes a scrapbook, containing chiefly newspaper clippings, but also a few other items, circa 1859-1870, relating to the Dimitry family of New Orleans, la., particularly Alexander Dimitry; and another, 1900-1919, relating to the family of Ernest Lagarde (1836-1914), of Louisiana, Alabama, and Maryland. Each contains a number of clippings concerning national and international events.

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Processing Information

Processed by: SHC Staff

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, December 2007

Updated by: Kate Stratton and Jodi Berkowitz, May 2010

This collection was rehoused and a summary created with support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

This finding aid was created with support from NC ECHO.

Diacritics and other special characters have been omitted from this finding aid to facilitate keyword searching in web browsers.

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