MARCELITE SEGURA MESTAYER PHOTOGRAPH COLLECTION

Mss. 4365

Container List

Compiled by

Luana Henderson

Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections

Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library

Louisiana State University Libraries

Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University

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

19 photographs.

Geographic Locations

Baton Rouge, La.

Inclusive Dates

1929.

Languages

English.

Summary

Photographs taken from the college scrapbook of Marcelite Segura Mestayer while a student at Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La.

Access Restrictions

None

Reproduction Note

May be reproduced

Copyright

For those materials not in the public domain, copyright is retained by the descendants of the creators in accordance with U.S. Copyright law.

Citation

Marcelite Segura Mestayer Photograph Collection, Mss. 4365, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

Stack Location

65:60

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL NOTE

Marcelite Segura Mestayer of New Iberia, La., attended Louisiana State University in the late 1920s. She studied in Home Economic Dept. of the College of Agriculture. In her junior year, she was chosen the “Goddess of Agriculture” and participated in the related social activities.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The majority of these photographs were copied from Marcelite Segura Mestayer's college scrapbook (1929-1930). They include images of Mestayer, an LSU parade, young men in black face, the LSU marching band, unidentified buildings on campus, and the experimental television station in Shreveport, La.

INDEX TERMS

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

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

Mestayer, Marcelite Segura.

Parades--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.

Shreveport (La.)--Buildings, structures, etc.

Women college students--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.

CONTAINER LIST

Stack Location

Box

Photograph #

Contents

65:60

1

Photographs:

01

Marcelite Segura, 1919 LSU Ag. Queen, portrait.

02

Marcelite Segura, 1919 LSU Ag. Queen in garden.

03

Unidentified young men in black face, LSU parade, 1919.

04

LSU parade, 1929.

05

LSU parade, “Milk, the Health Food for All,” 1929.

06

“Researcher, Designer” (V).

07

“Researcher, Designer” (H).

08

Float with moss, LSU parade, 1929 (H).

09

Float with moss, LSU parade, 1929 (V).

10

Animal skeletons, LSU parade, 1929.

11

The Tick Got Me and Mine,” LSU parade, 1929.

12

Float shaped like an insect, LSU parade, 1929.

13

LSU Band marching on street, 1929.

14

Unidentified buildings, LSU campus, 1929.

15

Unidentified building (side view) LSU campus, 1929.

16

Unidentified building (front view) LSU campus, 1929.

17

Unidentified residence.

18

Gidden’s Castle, WSXA Experimental Television Station, Shreveport, La.

19

Portrait of Marcelite Segura Mestayer with trophy.