Mark your calendars!
The 2017 LAMA Annual Meeting will be held at the Historic New Orleans Collection on October 6th. See the full program here.

For those of you traveling to attend the meeting, a block of rooms has been reserved at the Prince Conti Hotel for the nights of October 5th and 6th. The deadline to book these rooms is September 15th. Please see below for more information on making reservations.

Meeting Registration

The deadline to register is Friday, September 22, 2017. LAMA offers three ways to register for the Annual Meeting.

1. Fill out the Registration Form, email it to, and receive an electronic invoice to pay through PayPal.

2. Use the "Pay Now" button below to go directly to PayPal, then fill out the Registration Form and email it to

3. Fill out the Registration Form and mail it with a check for the proper amount to:
Aimee Everrett
Williams Research Center
410 Chartres St.
New Orleans, LA 70130

Any questions, email Helen Thomas at

Prince Conti Hotel Reservations
830 Conti St
New Orleans, LA 70112

One-Bedded Rooms @ $139 + tax
Two-Bedded Rooms @ $139 + tax

Rates are based on double occupancy. Add $20 for each additional guest. 15.75% sales tax and $1 per room per night occupancy tax will apply. Pre and post nights may be added at the prevailing daily rates. Automobile parking is available for registered hotel guests - $34 plus tax per night.

Reservation Procedures
ONLINE: / Access Code: HNOC17
Telephone: Reservations Center 800-366-2743 during normal business hours. (Callers should identify themselves as members of the Louisiana Archives & Manuscripts Meeting)

Terms & Cutoff
2-night minimum required for all reservations
1st night room/tax deposit will be required 30 days prior to the arrival date
Room block will be reserved until September 15, 2017.
Cancellations within 30 days of reservation dates will result in a 1-night forfeiture.

The 2013 LAMA Annual Meeting was held at Centenary College of Louisiana in Shreveport on Friday, October 18. Click here to access the Powerpoint presentations from that meeting.