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Collection Title: Bellande (Ray L.) Papers

Accession Number: AM 2001-70

Inclusive Dates: 1993-2001

Volume: .50 cu.ft.

Given By : Mr. Ray L. Bellande.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Photocopies of a newspaper column titled "Sous Les Chenes", which chronicles the history of Ocean Springs, Mississippi. The column was written by Ray L. Bellande and appeared in The Ocean Springs Record from 1993-2001.


Accession Number: AM06-35

Dates: 2001 - 2005

Volume: .3 cu. ft.

Given By: Ray Bellande

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Photocopies of Ray Bellande’s newspaper column, “Sous Les Chenes” (later known as “Images Under the Oaks”) from 2001 – 2005.


Accession Number: AM06-66

Dates: January 5 – December 7, 2006

Volume: .3 cu. ft.

Given By: Ray Bellande

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Photocopies of Ray Bellande’s newspaper column, “Images Under the Oaks.” A list of titles follows.


"Images Under the Oaks”
From Ocean Springs Record
January 5 – December 7, 2006

Jan. 5, 2006 “The Ruskin Hoaks: An Ocean Springs Hoax Tree, Part II”
Jan. 12, 2006 “The Ruskin Hoaks: An Ocean Springs Hoax Tree, Part III”
Jan. 19 – Oct. 26 “A Postal History of Ocean Springs: Parts 1 – 40
Nov. 2, 2006 “Under the Hallow Moon”: The Lynch Academy
Nov. 9, 2006 “Know Our Houses: The Knotzsch-Fussell House”
Nov. 16, 2006 “Know Our Houses: Miss-La-Bama: Schmidt-Walker”
Nov. 23, 2006 “Know Our Houses: Miss-La-Bama: Schmidt-Walker”
Nov. 30, 2006 “Know Our Houses: Miss-La-Bama: Schmidt-Walker House, 1884-2006” (Part III)
Dec. 7, 2006 :Know Our Houses: Miss-La-Bama: Schmidt-Walker House, 1884-2006” (Part IV)


Accession Number: AM07-37

Dates: January - September 2007

Volume: 1 folder

Given By : Ray Bellande

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Copies of Ray Bellande's articles from the Ocean Springs Record for January 4 - September 13, 2007. From January - July, the article's title was "Images Under the Oaks." In August, the title was changed to "Vintage Village Vues." A list of the articles is attached hereto.

 

 

Titles of Articles in This Accession

1. “Know Our Houses: The Pace-Weldon Cottage – Hill Top, Parts II – III” (Jan. 4 – 11, 2007)

2. “Know Our Houses: Hansen-Hanemann Cottage – Breezy Hill” (Jan. 18 – Feb. 1, 2007)

3. “Know Our Houses: Honor-Attaya Cottage” (Feb. 8 – 22, 2007)

4. “Know Our Houses: Mestier-Carter House” (Mar. 1 – 29, 2007)

5. “Know Our Houses: Hellmers – Duckett Cottage” (Apr. 5 – May 3, 2007)

6. “Know Our Houses: James J. Garrard House” (May 10 – 31, 2007)

7. “Gulf Hills – a Prologue” (June 7, 2007)

8. “Gulf Hills – A Sneak Preview” (June 14, 2007)

9. “Gulf Hills – 80 Years on America’s Riviera” (June 21 – Aug. 9, 2007)

10. “1956 The Elvis Summer” (Aug. 16, 2007)

11. “Gulf Hills, Christmas Day, 1926” (Aug. 23, 2007)

12. “On the Gulf Hills Golf Course: 1926-1928” (Aug. 30, 2007)

13. “Gulf Hills Before the Branigar Brothers” (Sept. 6, 2007)

14. “The Branigar Brothers, Part I” (Sept. 13, 2007)


Accession Number:              AM09-21                               

Given By:                               Ray Bellande  

Date of Receipt:                    6/19/2009       

Extent:                                   0.5 cu.ft. folders + 1 oversize map

Inclusive Dates:                    1718 - 2007    

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

  1.  Sanborn Map of Ocean Springs, dated 1925, 1935 & 1944.
  2. Folders containing gulf coast history, contains booklets, articles, photographs, & programs. Also has a list of items contained in folders for most folders.

Accession Number:              AM09-26                               

Given By:                               Ray Bellande  

Date of Receipt:                    9/2/2009         

Extent:                                   28 items         

Inclusive Dates:                    2008-2009      

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

  1.  16 DVD oral histories taken in Ocean Springs, MS, during 2008 & 2009
  2. 10 biography sheets for above oral histories
  3. Two first editions of The Gazette, an Ocean Springs locally owned newspaper dated August 26, 2009
  4. A limited edition poster for the unveiling of the model for the Ohr-O’Keefe Museum of Art in Biloxi signed by the architect, undated

Accession Number:              AM09-56                               

Given By:                               Ray Bellande  

Date of Receipt:                    March 6, 2008           

Extent:                                   102 photos

Inclusive Dates:                    circa 1993 - 2008

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

102 snapshot photographs of the Mississippi Gulf Coast taken by Ray Bellande before and after Hurricane Katrina to document the destruction. Most of the photographs are black & white; many are labeled with place and date.


Accession Number:              AM09-57                               

Given By:                               Ray Bellande  

Date of Receipt:                    March 6, 2008           

Extent:                                   17 articles

Inclusive Dates:                    circa 2007 - 2008

Form of Material (Letters, Minutes, etc.):

Copies of Ray Bellande's articles from the Ocean Springs Record for September 20, 2007 to February 28, 2008. From September to November 22, 2008, the title  is "Vintage Village Vues". From December, 2008 to February, 2008, there is no title, but it is a series “Remembering Willy Dale”.  A list of the articles follows:

  1. “The Branigar Brothers, Part II” (September 20, 2007)
  2. “Gulf Hills: Pre-Branigar” (September 27, 2007)
  3. “Gulf Hills: Pre-Branigar, Part II” (October 4, 2007)
  4. “Gulf Hills: Pre-Branigar, Part III” (October 11, 2007)
  5. “Gulf Hills: Pre-Branigar, Part IV” (October 18, 2007)
  6. “Gulf Hills: Pre-Branigar, Part V” (October 25, 2007)
  7. “Gulf Hills: Pre-Branigar, Part VI” (November 1, 2007)
  8. “Gulf Hills: Pre Branigar, Part VII” (November 15, 2007)
  9. “Vintage Village Vues” (November 22, 2007)
  10. “Remembering the passionate Willie Dale” (December 27, 2007)
  11. “Remembering Willy Dale-Part II” (January 10, 2008)
  12. “Remembering Willy Dale (1899-1990), Part III” (January 17, 2008)
  13. “Remembering Willy Dale Part IV” (January 24, 2008)
  14. “Remembering Willy Dale (1899-1990), Part V” (January 31, 2008)
  15. “Remembering Willy Dale (1899-1990), Part VI” (February 7, 2008)
  16. “Remembering Willy Dale (1899-1990), Part VIII” (February 21, 2008)
  17. “Remembering Willy Dale (1899-1990), Part IX” (February 28, 2008)


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