PHILIP PRESTON JOHNSTON, JR.,

COLLECTION

(Mss. 1775)

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
INDEX TERMS .............................................................................................................................. 5
CONTAINER LIST ........................................................................................................................ 6

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SUMMARY

Size.

26 photographic prints.

Geographic locations.

Baton Rouge, La.

Inclusive dates.

1892-1895, 1903

Bulk dates.

N/A

Language.

English.

Summary.

Individual photographs of LSU cadets collected by Johnston, as well as group pictures of the Sigma Nu Fraternity, the 1894 football team, the Class of 1895, and probably three of the four Johnston brothers.

Restrictions on access.

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

Related collections.

None.

Copyright.

Physical rights are retained by the LSU Libraries. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Citation.

Philip Preston Johnston, Jr., Collection, Mss. 1775, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Stack locations.

U:104

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL NOTE

Philip Preston Johnston, Jr., was a resident of Lexington, Ky., and one of four brothers who attended Louisiana State University from 1892 to 1896.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection consists of group pictures of the Sigma Nu Fraternity, the 1894 football team, the Class of 1895, and probably three of the four Johnston brothers; and individual pictures of 17 identified LSU cadets, 2 unidentified LSU cadets, and Charles W. Short, Jr., 1903, probably not an LSU student.

INDEX TERMS

College students--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.

Football teams--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.

Greek letter societies--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College--Students.

Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College--Football.

LSU Tigers (Football team)

Military cadets--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.

Photographic prints.

Sigma Nu. Phi Chapter (Louisiana State University)

CONTAINER LIST

Stack

Location

Box

Folders

Contents

U:104

1

1

Baum, R. M., 715 South Cherry St., Vicksburg, Miss. (undated)

Broussard, R. H., Abbeville, Louisiana, LSU (1892)

Carruth, J. P., Wilson, Louisiana, East Feliciana Parish, LSU (Dec. 9, 1892)

Evans, T. P., to J. S. Johnston, LSU (Feb. 6, 1893)

Evans, T. P., to P. P. Johnston, LSU (undated)

Gill, O. J., Lake Charles, Louisiana (Nov. 30, 1894)

Herring, Jno. J., Monroe, La. (undated)

Hoffman, Harry, Natchez, Miss., LSU (1892)

2

Knox, R. G., Clinton, La., East Feliciana Parish, LSU (Dec. 9, 1892)

Lee, V. W. (undated)

Pegues, B. W., Stonewall, La. (undated)

Matthews, E. Stanley, Hermitage, La. (Apr. 21, 1894)

2 photographs: McGuire, M. S., West Monroe, La., LSU (1892)

Nicholson, Gordon, Baton Rouge, La., LSU (Jan. 25, 1893)

3

Roberts, J. B., Winnfield, La. (undated)

Scott, E. A., Wilson, La., LSU (Dec. 9, 1892)

Short, Charles W. Jr., R.H.B. Capt., A.S.F.B.T. (1903)

Snider, Tom, Vicksburg, Miss. (undated)

Stubbs, G. P., Monroe, La., LSU (Jan. 23, 1893)

Unidentified photograph by A.D. Lytle (undated)

Unidentified cadet in LSU uniform (undated)

4

Class photograph (June 1895)

5

LSU athletic team, taken by A. D. Lytle (1894)

6

Phi Chapter of Sigma Nu Fraternity, 1892-1893 (1893)

7

Group photograph of 3 LSU cadets in uniform, possibly J. Stuart Johnston, Philip Preston Johnston, Jr., and Marius Early Johnston (undated)