Imagining New Orleans Oral History Project collection
Scope and Contents
Conditions Governing Access
Box 11 (optical disc): Restricted Fragile Material. Copies of electronic files are available through Access Services.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
6.88 Linear Feet (19 boxes)
Language of Materials
Imagining New Orleans Oral History Project
Collection are processed to a variety of levels, depending on the work necessary to make them usable, their perceived research value, the availability of staff, competing priorities, and whether or not further accruals are expected. The library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization in 2011. Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles were supplied by staff during initial processing.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Born digital
- Digital images
- Electronic documents
- Hurricane Katrina, 2005
- Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Pictorial works
- Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Social aspects
- Imagining New Orleans History Project
- New Orleans (La.) -- Economic conditions -- 21st century
- New Orleans (La.) -- Politics and government -- 21st century
- New Orleans (La.) -- Social conditions -- 21st century
- Guide to the Imagining New Orleans Oral History Project Collection
- by Lisa Conathan
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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