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About this collection

This portion of the The Xavier University Photographs Collection contains photographs relating directly to the history of Xavier University of Louisiana, including Old Xavier University, Xavier Preparatory, Xavier Students, Campus Visitors, Departments, Buildings, and Campus Activities dating from the Early 1900s to the 1950s. 

 

For information on the origins of Xavier Preparatory High School and "Old Xavier", look HERE.

 

If you can help identifiy any of the unidentified persons in any of the photos, or if you own any images and/or photographs, please reach out to us as we would be happy to add your items to our collection! Contact us at Archives@xula.edu.

 

Image Identifiers for Box 3-5 (ie. 001.01.A.1.1.001) are Organized by: Box, Series, SubSeries, Folder, Part, Item.

 

Collection Guide:

Box 6
Series 4 - Historic Photographs of Xavier University
     Subseries A: Arranged Chronologically
        Folder 1 - Old Xavier University, Xavier Preparatory, and Normal School
            Part 11 - Biology Lab - n.d
            Part 14 - Laboratory - n.d.
        Folder 3 - Dedication of New Xavier University Library - 1937
        Folder 4 - Eucharistic Congress at Xavier University Campus & City Park Stadium - 1938
        Folder 5 - Xavier Students & Activities
            Part 1 - Xavier University Science Students with Dr. Ferring - 1935
            Part 2 - "After the Game" - 1936
            Part 3 - Xavier University Cafeteria Workers - 1937
            Part 4 - Xavier University Homecoming Celebration - 1937
            Part 5 - Xavier University Charity Ball - 1938
            Part 6 - Xavier University Classical Club - 1940
            Part 7 - Xavier University Production of "Jane Eyre" - 1943
        Folder 6 - African American Students - 1950-51
        Folder 7 - Alpha Phi Alpha, Beta Tau Chapter - n.d.
        Folder 8 - Xavier University Alumni
            Part 1 - Class of 1942
            Part 2 - Class of 1943
            Part 3 - Class of 1948
            Part 4 - Class of 1949
            Part 5 - Class of 1952
        Folder 9 - Xavier University Alumni, Individuals
        Folder 10 - Xavier University Alumni, cont. 
        Folder 11 - Xavier University Alumni, cont.
            Part 1 - Xavier University Weddings
            Part 2 - Xavier University Converts
            Part 3 - Xavier University Individual Alumni
            Part 4 - Xavier University Individuals, Unidentified
        Folder 12 - Xavier University Art Department
            Part 1 - Advanced Design
            Part 2 - Portrait of Archbishop Rummel by Numa Rousseve
            Part 3 - Mr. Rousseve's Class
            Part 4 - Sister Laurana with Students
            Part 5 - Art Students Henry Holliday and James Mundy
            Part 6 - Art Students Lucien Barbarin and Unidentified
            Part 7 - Art Students William Bracon and William Pajaud
            Part 8 - Art Students Mary Gold Bryant and Clarence Jupiter
            Part 9 - Art Classes
        Folder 13 - Richmond Barthe
        Folder 14 - Xavier University Baccalaureate Service
        Folder 15 - Beaux Art Ball - 1941
        Folder 16 - Xavier University Business Administration
            Part 1 - Individuals
            Part 2 - Classrooms
            Part 3 - Meetings
            Part 4 - Negatives
        Folder 17 - Bishop Joseph O. Bowers, S.V.D.
        Folder 18 - Xavier University Chemistry Department
        Folder 19 - Xavier University Chemistry Club
        Folder 20 - Xavier University Campus Fete - 1942
        Folder 21 - Xavier University Campus Visitors - A-N
            Part 1 - Dr. & Mrs. Rudolph Allers
            Part 2 - Dr. & Mrs. Rudolph Allers with Mr. McInerney
            Part 3 - Miss Edna Boyd
            Part 4 - Father Odilon Chevrier, Sister Mary de Sales, Lionel Murphy, Gaylene Watts, and Frederick Perres
            Part 5 - Helen Clinton
            Part 6 - Dulcie Delahoussaye & Joyce Blandin
            Part 7 - Lt. Col. George Eastman
            Part 8 - Father Faustina
            Part 9 - Fisk Singers - 1946-47
            Part 10 - Roland Hayes
            Part 11 - Langston Hughes with Father Murphy & Father Connay - 1944
            Part 12 - Inter-American Institute, Student Forum - 1948
            Part 13 - Inter-American Institute, Archbishop Rummel - 1948
            Part 14 - Inter-American Institute, Mr. Shea Speaking - 1948
            Part 15 - Inter-American Institute, John Parr - 1948
            Part 16 - Inter-American Institute - 1948
            Part 17 - Teachers Retreat with Reverend Raymond Kavanah - 1945
            Part 18 - Clifford LeMelle & Sandra Smithson
            Part 19 - Sodality Union Sectional Meeting with Father Daniel Lord, S.J. - 1940
            Part 20 - Hortense Love, Soprano Singer
            Part 21 - Sister Mary Louise
            Part 22 - Reverend Thomas McLaughlin
            Part 23 - Reverend Thomas McGlynn - 1945
            Part 24 - Reverend T. McNamara - 1945
            Part 25 - Miss Veronica Mimoso, Child Piano Prodigy - 1945
            Part 26 - Actor Clarence Muse - 1945
            Part 27 - Nortre Dame Seminary Choir - 1945
            Part 28 - Archbishop Maloof - 1946
        Folder 22 - Xavier University Campus Visitors - P-Y
            Part 1 - Dr. Richard Pattee, Director of Inter-American Bureau
            Part 2 - Pan American Day at Xavier University
            Part 3 - Gwendolyn Plick, Marie Pelletier, and Maurice Tykee
            Part 4 - Campus Visitors on way to United Nations Conference in San Francisco
            Part 5 - Joseph Scott and Reverend William Ryan
            Part 6 - Joyce Renee
            Part 7 - Los Angeles Dodgers Legends Jackie Robinson & Don Newcomb Sign Autographs
            Part 8 - Father Bartholomew Letory Sayles
            Part 9 - Mr. & Mrs. Sheets
            Part 10 - The Southernaires, Radio Concert Artists - 1941-42
            Part 11 - Mrs. Frederick Doyle Thompson and Daughter - 1945
            Part 12 - Cardinal Tien, Archbishop of Peking - The First Chinese Cardinal
            Part 13 - Bishop Paul Yu-pin of Nanking, China. - 1940-41
            Part 14 - Cardinal Jean Marie Villeneuve, Archbishop of Quebec, and Entourage - 1945
 
 
 
         
 
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