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J.P. Kemper Memoirs

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM17-55

Form of Material

Photocopy of manuscript written by J.P. Kemper titled “Down Where the Sugar Cane Grows, A Story of Bayou Teche”. His description: “manuscript and notes on reminiscences of a sugar planter and other writings pertaining to the early days in the sugar bowl.”

This manuscript was published in the Attakapas Gazette, Official Organ of the Attakapas Historical Association in cooperation with the Center for Louisiana Studies, University of Southwestern Louisiana. It appeared in 5 issues beginning with Winter 1980.


  • Creation: circa 1944

Conditions Governing Access

Noncirculating; available for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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


1 Item (photocopy) : 302A.B1.A4

Language of Materials



Accession Number: AM17-55

Given By: Dot Bradford via Marsha Hester

J.P. Kemper Memoirs
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Repository Details

Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository

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