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Howard-Tilton Memorial Library



Hours for the Nadine Vorhoff Library and the Seltzer-Gerard Reading Room


Spring Semester 2012

NB: University Spring Semester holidays include Jan. 16, Feb. 20-21, April 6, May 28, 2012

       

Monday

 9 am

 5 pm

Tuesday

 9 am

 5 pm

 

Wednesday

 9 am

 5 pm

 

Thursday

 9 am

 5 pm

 

Friday

 9 am

 5 pm

 

       

Weekends by appointment.

Please check the holiday schedule for when the University is closed.

Bea Calvert, Librarian
Susan Tucker, Curator

100 Caroline Richardson Bldg.
62 Newcomb Place
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA 70118

(504) 865-5762 phone

(504) 862-8948 FAX

vorhoff@tulane.edu
newcombarchives@tulane.edu

Elise Bloch Levy Collection



1911

Size: 1 cubic foot
Location: NCCROW, Newcomb Archives


PROCESSOR:

Allison Nipert, Class of 2012

 

SCOPE AND CONTENT:

Scrapbook:

Cover: “My School Days/A Record”

Title page: “To Elise/From Amelia, for a graduation present/June, 1911”

Contains:

  • Pictures of self
  • Pictures of friends, some with description
  • Class information: song, motto, classes, instructors, etc.
  • Keepsakes
  • Pictures with clubs
  • Newspaper clippings
  • “The Circus” handwritten
  • List of teacher’s expressions
  • Red Letter Days description
  • List of gifts received
  • Notable Scholastic Events
  • Notable Letters and Telegrams
  • Invitations
  • Dance cards and programs
  • Jokes
  • Descriptions of holidays and class suppers
  • Autographs and quotes
  • List of men she has met
  • Graduating Exercises: New Orleans High Schools program
  • Newspaper account of graduation
  • Class “Statistics”/Superlatives
 

Newcomb College Center for Research on Women @ Tulane University New Orleans, LA 70118  504-865-5238 nccrow@tulane.edu