LaRC Manuscripts Collection 1090 holds the organizational records and other documents collected by the Japanese Garden Society of New Orleans, between 1992 and 2007. Included are handwritten notes and correspondence, minutes, agendas, financial notes and reports, photographs, membership lists, business cards, newsletters, brochures, photocopies of newspaper clippings, and other printed items.
The library holds over five hundred books and other resources by and about Lafcadio Hearn, and most of these are in the Louisiana Research Collection.
Caption: a fund-raising brochure prior to the installation of Yakumo Nihon Teien within City Park's Botanical Garden, showing the proposed design plan. Japanese Garden Society of New Orleans records, 1992-2007, Manuscripts Collection 1090, Box 1. Images of items held in the Louisiana Research Collection may not be re-published without permission.