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Miscellaneous Louisiana Newspapers

Collection 190

Miscellaneous Louisiana Newspapers, 1830-1995

Microfiche: 1219 sheets

This collection contains microfiched unbound Louisiana newspapers dating from 1830 to 1995.  Most are from Southwestern Louisiana although there are some from the northern part of the state.

The originals are in Drawers 12, 32 and 33 of the map cases in the University Archives and Acadiana Manuscripts Collection, and Collection 7, the Paul Debaillon Collection [folders 3-02, 3-03, 3-23, 3-28, and 3-29].

The Lafayette Gazette from 1893 through 1908 are unbound originals in oversize boxes. [Note: use Louisiana Room Microfilm 5395]

Inventory:

Box 1
   
L’Abeille de La Nouvelle Orleans
  6 April 1901
  27 April 1901
  4 May 1901
  11 May 1901
  18 May 1901
  25 May 1901
  6 June 1889 - 29 June 1901
  15 Septembre 1921
   
Abbeville Meridional
  1936
  23 December 1950: Centennial and Christmas Edition
  25 May 1953
  28 May 1953
  15 October 1953
  23 October 1957: Centennial Edition (2 copies)
  19 February 1973
   
Acadiana Free Press [Lafayette]
  23 January 1991 - 25 October 1991
   
Advertiser [Lafayette]
  10 December 1949: Progress Edition
  May 1955
  16 March 1966: City Report
  [See also: Daily Advertiser and Lafayette Advertiser]
   
American Progress
  December 1935
   
Attakapas Gazette, St. Mary, St. Martin and Lafayete Advertiser [St. Martinville]
  15 May 1830
  2 November 1833
  26 April 1834
  3 May 1834
  10 May 1834
  17 May 1834
  5 July 1834
  12 July 1834
  19 December 1840
  n.d.
   
Attakapas Sentinel [St. Martinville]: (English and French editions)
  8 January 1874
  4 June 1874
  6 November 1875
  4 June 1874
  11 June 1874
   
L’Avacat Chretien Francaise  [Rayne] [in French]
  15 Juin 1900
   
Banner Tribune [Franklin]
  24 March 1954: Supplement
  28 April 1959 (2 copies)
  29 January 1962
  14 April 1971: Franklin Tour of Historic Places
  [See also: St. Mary and Franklin Banner Tribune]
   
Breaux Bridge Centennial
  20-12 April 1959
Breaux Bridge Centennial News
  4 March 1959
   
Business Review:  St. Mary Parish
  January 1963
   
Cajunear of Lafayette
  March - August 1991
   
Catholic Action of the South
  22 October 1942  [St. Landry Parish section]  [Collection 7, 3-02]
  29 July 1943
   
Centennial Reveille - Louisiana State University [Baton Rouge]
  31 October 1959
   
Coast Herald [Jeanerette]
  4 June 1910
  11 June 1910
   
Commercial Journal [Thibodaux]
  15 February 1905 - 31 January 1906
   
Concordia Sentinel [Ferriday-Vidalia]
  27 September 1995
   
Councilor [Shreveport]
  9 April 1965
   
Box 2
   
Courier of the Teche  [St. Martinville]
  19 April 1851
  2 April 1859
  3 January 1868
Courier of the Teche/Le Courrier du Teche [St. Martinville]: (English and French)
  12 February 1859
  11 May 1861
   
Le Creole de St. Martinville
  14 October 1848
  19 June 1841
  6 November 1841
  25 Août 1849 (in French)
   
Crowley Mirror
  16 June 1900
 
Crowley Signal
  25 August 1888
  27 October 1894
  May 1898
  May 1898 - Prosperity Number
  6 October 1900
  1904: Christmas Edition
   
Crowley Daily Signal
  1949: Golden Anniversary Edition (2 copies)
  1949: Golden Jubilee Edition - Education Section
  1949: Golden Jubilee Edition - Industrial Section
  1949: Golden Jubilee Edition - Parish Section
  1949: Golden Jubilee Edition - News Section
  1949: Golden Jubilee Edition - Signal section
  1949: Golden Jubilee Edition - Agriculture Section
  1967: Rice and Creole Souvenir Cookbook
   
Daily Advertiser [Lafayette]
  8 December 1943  [Collection 7, 3-03]
  n.d. Section E [#55-135]
  28 March 1969: Lafayette on Review
  10 August 1972: Special Edition
  28 August 1960: Congratulations U.S.L.
  20 August 1967: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (2 copies)
  21 August 1968: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (2 copies)
  21 August 1969: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (2 copies)
  20 August 1970: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (2 copies)
  11 August 1971: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (2 copies)
  10 August 1972: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (1 copies)
  9 August 1973: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (2 copies)
  8 August 1974: Welcome Back to U.S.L. (2 copies)
  11 August 1977: Welcome Back to U.S.L.
  [See also: Advertiser – Lafayette and Lafayette Advertiser]
   
Daily Advertiser; Lafayette Progress
  30 January 1963
  28 March 1969
  31 March 1970
  30 March 1971
  30 March 1972
  29 March 1973
  28 March 1974
  27 March 1975
   
Daily American Press - Society Section [Lake Charles]
  13 August 1950
  [See also: Lake Charles Daily American]
   
Daily Capitolian Advocate [Baton Rouge]
  27 June 1884
   
Daily Herald [Biloxi, MS]
  10 September 1935
   
Daily Press [Lafayette]
  25 May 1915
   
Daily World  [Opelousas]
  1976: Imperial St. Landry Parish Bicentennial 1776-1976, volumes 1-3
   
Le Democrate de St. Martin [St. Martinville]
  13 Mai 1865 (in French)
   
Le Democrate de St. Martinville
  17 Juin 1865 (in French)
   
The Echo [St. Martinville]
  26 October 1872 [Coll 7, 3-29]
  12 July 1873 [Coll 7, 3-29]
  15 March 1873
   
Eunice News
  26 August 1965: '65 Eunice Showcase
Eunice ‘72
  14 September 1972: Supplement
Eunice ‘76
  5 October 1976: Bicentennial Edition
Eunice News
  11 September 1979: Diamond Jubilee Edition
   
The Evangeline [St. Martinville]
  16 June 1894
  27 June 1895
   
Free Press [Rayne]
  4 July 1976
   
Gazette [Ville Platte]
  18 September 1958
  1 July 1976
   
Gazette des Acadiens [Acadiana]
  1976-1977
   
La Gazette des Acadiens
  December 1976: (premier issue)
  January 1977; April 1977
   
Gonzales Weekly
  24 April 1926
   
Hammond Vindicator
  20 March 1969
   
Houma Daily Courier & The Terrebonne Press
  8 October 1972: “Celebrating Terrebonne’s 150th Anniversary”
   
Houma Daily Courier
  8 October 1972
   
Inside Louisiana [New Orleans]
  26-30 April 1953
   
Jennings Times
  24 April 1902
   
Jennings Weekly Times-Record
  8 April 1904
   
Lafayette Advertiser
  4 July 1868
  11 July 1868
  10 October 1868
  26 December 1868
  22 October 1870
  17 May 1873 [Coll 7. 3-28]
  1 August 1874
  25 August 1877
  15 November 1879
  [See also: Advertiser – Lafayette and Daily Advertiser]
   
Lafayette Democrat
  4 July 1908
  25 July 1908
   
Lafayette Gazette
  30 May 1903
  27 May 1905: Supplement
  23 March 1907
 
Lafayette Gazette
  19 June 1971
   
Lafayette Guide
  16 July 1964
   
Lafayette Target
  July 1990 - August 1990
  October 17/November 6, 1990 - November 21/December 4, 1990
  January 2/15, 1991 - February 6, 1991
   
Lake Charles American Press
  15 August 1965: 125th Anniversary
   
Lake Charles Daily American
  10 June 1899
  [See also: Daily American Press]
   
Lake Charles Daily Press
  12 May 1909
  23 April 1967: City Centennial Edition
   
Lifestyles of the Times [Shreveport]
  4 July 1976: Section E
   
Louisiana Independent [Lafayette]
  March/April 1990
  May 1991
   
Louisiana Planter and Sugar Manufacturer [New Orleans]
  4 June 1910
  24 December 1920
   
Modern Sugar Planter [New Orleans]
  11 June 1910
   
Morning Star
  4 January 1973
   
Natchitoches Times
  13 March 1953
   
New Orleans Courier
  11 March 1932
   
New Orleans States
  4 November 1928
   
New Orleans Tribune
  1939
   
News of News [St. Mary & Calcasieu Parishes]
  15 January 1990 - 25 March 1990
  16 June 1990 - 12 December 1990
  19 February 1991 - 12 March 1991
  19 April 1991 - 23 June 1991
   
Plaquemine Gazette
  November 1967:  A Tribute to Judge Leander H. Perez
  December 1969
   
Rayne Acadian Tribune
  1-3 September 1973: 1st Frog Festival Souvenir Edition
  20-21 1975: 3rd Frog Festival
  18-20 September 1976: 4th Frog Festival
  September 1976
  16 September 1976 (supplement)
   
Rayne Independent Supplement - A Comprehensive history of service to our community the family doctor...yesterday & today
  3 April 1969 (2 copies)
   
Rayne Signal
  17 July 1886
   
Rayne Tribune
  30 April 1943  [Collection 7, 3-23]
   
Box 4
   
Rice Belt News [Crowley]
  1 April 1904
  8 April 1904
   
Sabine Index [Many]
  6 September 1979: Centennial Edition
   
St. Landry Democrat [Crowley]
  7 April 1888
   
St. Martin Democrat [St. Martinville]
  28 March 1863
   
St. Martin Reveille [St. Martinville]
  10 April 1886
  6 April 1889  [Collection 7, 3-29]
   
St. Mary and Franklin Banner
  14 April 1971
St. Mary and Franklin Banner Tribune
  28 April 1959: Historical & Progress Edition
  1 July 1976: Bicentennial Special Edition
St. Mary Banner [Franklin]
  4 June 1910
  [See also: Banner Tribune]
   
Sgt. Dalton's Weekly [Winnfield]
  10 March 1923
   
Semi-Weekly Times Democrat [New Orleans]
  18 June 1901
   
Shreveport Times
  8 April 1964
  4 July 1976: Lifestyles of the Times
   
Signal Annual [Crowley]
  19 December 1909: Magazine Section #2
   
South Louisiana College News [Covington]
  September 1991 - October 1991
  January - April 1992
   
Southwest Louisiana Register
  19 July 1962
  2 May 1968
   
Southern Scribe [New Orleans]
  30 October 1909
  10 September 1910
   
Southside Guide [Lafayette]
  24 January 1936
  13 December 1962
  28 December 1962
   
Spectator [Lafayette]
  26 October 1972
  2 November 1972
  16 November 1972
  30 November 1972
   
Succession of Antoine Desire Megret, Pastor of St. John the Evangelist Church [Vermilionville]
  n.d.
   
Sugar Planters Journal [New Orleans]
  27 August 1910 (2 copies)
   
Teche News [St. Martinville]
  28 October 1955
  2 April 1959
  9 April 1959
   
Times Democrat [New Orleans]
  28 April 1898
   
Times-Picayune [New Orleans]
  11 September 1935
  25 January 1937
  14 October 1951: 50th Anniversary of Oil
   
Undercurrents: [Lafayette]
  1971:  July - October
   
Washington Enterprise
  28 June 1900
   
Washington Progress
  16 July 1910 thru 11 July 1 1911
   
Weekly Delta [New Orleans]
  16 February 1861
   
Weekly Market Bulletin [Baton Rouge]
  3 July 1937
  10 July 1937
  17 July 1937
  31 July 1937
  7 August 1937
  14 August 1937
  21 August 1937
   
Weekly Messenger [St. Martinville]
  22 August 1903  [Collection 7, 3-29]
   
Weekly Town Talk [Alexandria]
  21 May 1892
   
Weekly Truth [Baton Rouge]
  25 November 1893
   
Weekly Watchman [Franklin]
  4 June 1910
  3 September 1910
   
Oversize
 
Lafayette Gazette:  Original newspapers.
Box 1:
v.1 March 11, 1893 – March 3, 1894
v.2 March 10, 1894 – March 2, 1895
v.3 March 9, 1895 December 28, 1895
v.4 January 4, 1996 – February 29, 1896
   
Box 2:
v.5 March 6, 1897 – February 26, 1898
v.6 March 5, 1898 – February 25, 1899
v.7 March 4, 1899 – February 24, 1900
v.8 March 10, 1900 – February 16, 1901
v.9 March 3, 1901 – December 18, 1901
   
Box 3:
v.9 January 4, 1902 – February 22, 1902
v.10 March 1, 1901 – February 21, 1903
v.11 February 28, 1903 – February 20, 1904
v.12 February 27, 1904 – December 31, 1904
   
Box 4:
v.13 January 1, 1905 – February 17, 1906
v.14 March 3, 1906 – February 16, 1907
v.15 February 23, 1907 – February 29, 1908