HORNER (JOSEPH P.) PAPERS

(Mss. 1471)

Inventory

Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections

Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library

Louisiana State University Libraries

Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University

Reformatted 2003

Revised 2011

CONTENTS OF INVENTORY

SUMMARY .................................................................................................................................... 3
BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL NOTE ...................................................................................... 4
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE ................................................................................................... 4
COLLECTION DESCRIPTION .................................................................................................... 5
INDEX TERMS .............................................................................................................................. 7
CONTAINER LIST ........................................................................................................................ 8

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SUMMARY

Size.

229 items

Geographic locations.

New Orleans, Louisiana

Inclusive dates.

1867-1933

Bulk dates.

1867-1902

Language.

English

Summary.

Materials pertaining to social clubs of which Joseph P. Hornor was a member.

Organization.

Arranged by type.

Restrictions on access.

If microfilm is available, photocopies must be made from microfilm.

Related collections.

Joseph P. Hornor Collection, Mss. 2036, 2055, 2107

Copyright.

Copyright of the original materials is retained by descendants of the creators in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Citation.

Joseph P. Hornor Papers, Mss. 1471, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

Stack location(s).

UU:104

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL NOTE

Joseph P. Hornor was an attorney and resident of New Orleans, Louisiana.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

Invitations, programs, cards, badges, and related manuscript items reflect Hornor's membership in Masonic and Mardi Gras organizations and social clubs in New Orleans. Organizations represented in the collection include the Louisiana Jockey Club, the Metairie Jockey Club, the Shakespeare Club, the Strikers Club, the Washington Artillery (a Confederate Army unit from Louisiana), the Knights Templar, the Scottish Rite Masons, and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Date

Contents

1886

Calendar

undated

Disciples of Thespis (2 items)

1872, 1876

Louisiana Hose Company, New Orleans, invitation to christening of new steam engine

1876

Firemen’s Charitable Association, New Orleans, invitation to participate in 39th anniversary of Fire Department

1906

German American National Bank Menu: dinner at Antoine’s Restaurant, New Orleans, honoring Albert Breton

Invitations:

1872

Admit card to Ste. Rose de Lima Church for [wedding] of Frederick A. Brode and M. A. Virginie Terregrossa

1873

Homer and Benedict invitation to launching of Dry Dock, Algiers, Louisiana,

1873

Mechanics and Agriculture Fair Association admit card to 7th State Fair, Mechanics Institute, New Orleans

1876

Thalian Coterie, New Orleans (2 items)

1876

Paul Cuchanne and Elenore Trotot wedding invitation, St. Louis Cathedral, New Orleans

1877

Dinner invitation from Hornor

1877

Nebraska State Board of Agriculture Fair admit card, Lincoln

undated

Society Ball, New Orleans

1873

Louisiana Jockey Club Menu, New Orleans

1877

Louisiana State National Guard Certificate, New Orleans (signed by Fred N. Ogden)

undated

May Day program

1870

Metairie Jockey Club Invitation

1933

New Orleans Mardi Gras, Apollo

1898-1902

New Orleans Mardi Gras, Atlanteans (4 items)

1872-1874, 1876-1877

New Orleans Mardi Gras, Comus (6 items)

Date

Contents

1872-1873, 1881

New Orleans Mardi Gras, Momus (3 items)

1874-1875, 1877, 1879

New Orleans Mardi Gras, Rex (5 items)

1875

Phoenix House Wedding Supper

1873-1876

Shakespeare Club (17 items)

1876-1879

Washington Artillery invitations to celebrations (5 items)

1867-1868

Knights Templar

Grand encampment, St. Louis, Missouri, 1868 (9 items)

1871

Knights Templar

Grand encampment, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1871 (9 items)

1873

Knights Templar (3 items)

1874

Knights Templar

Grand encampment, New Orleans, 1874 (32 items)

1875-1876

Knights Templar (9 items)

1877

Knights Templar

Grand encampment, Cleveland, Ohio, 1877 (17 items)

1878

Knights Templar (2 items)

1874, 1877

Knights Templar badges (21 items)

undated

Knights Templar badges (13 items)

undated

Knights Templar cards (40 items)

1869

Scottish Rite Masons admit card and program of the “Lodge of Sorrow” held by the Grand consistory of the State of Louisiana, 32nd Degree, of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite

1879

Independent Order of Odd Fellows program and admit card.

1879

Philomathean Society of Louisiana (2 items)

INDEX TERMS

Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.

Confederate States of America. Army. Washington Artillery Battalion (New Orleans, La.)

Hornor, Joseph P.

Independent Order of Odd Fellows.

Invitations.

Knights Templar (Masonic order)

Louisiana Jockey Club.

Metairie Jockey Club.

New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.

Programs.

Scottish Rite (Masonic order)

Shakespeare Club (New Orleans, La.)

Strikers Club.

CONTAINER LIST

Stack

Location

Box

Folder(s)

Contents (with dates)

UU:104

1

1-19

Programs, Invitations, and Admit Cards (1872-1906, 1933)

2

20-32

Knights Templar, Freemason, and Odd Fellows materials (1867-1879)