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Yearbook collection

 Collection — Container: 70 items
Identifier: 398

Scope and Contents

This artificial collection contains school yearbooks from southern historically black colleges and universities, as well as Louisiana high schools. Schools and the years represented include:

Alcorn A&M College (Lorman, MS) - 1967; Southern University (Baton Rouge, LA) - 1951-1952, 1954-1957, 1959, 1962-1971, 1975; Wiley College (Marshall, TX) - 1954; Xavier University of Louisiana (New Orleans, LA) - 1976; Booker T. Washington Senior High School (New Orleans, LA) - 1959, 1961-1967, 1970-1971, 1974); Catholic High School (Baton Rouge, LA) - 1976; Catholic High School of Pointe Coupee (New Roads, LA) - 1968-1972; New Roads Public High School (New Roads, LA) - 1959-1960; Walter Cohen Senior High School (New Orleans, LA) - 1953-1954, 1958-1960, 1962-1979.


  • Created: 1953-1979
  • Other: Date acquired: 10/01/1994

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright to these papers has not been assigned to the Amistad Research Center. It is the responsibility of an author to secure permission for publication from the holder of the copyright to any material contained in this collection.


84.00 items

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Source of Acquisition

Amistad Research Center

Method of Acquisition

Artificial collection

Yearbook collection
Christopher Harter
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Repository Details

Part of the Amistad Research Center Repository

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