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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Louisiana (Province) ; Louisiana (Territory) ; Louisiane ; État de Louisiane ; Léta de la Lwizyàn ; Lwizyàn ; State of Louisiana ; US-LA ; La ; Louisianne ; Territory of Louisiana ; District of Louisiana

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander Fourchy and John Nixon Papers

Identifier: M9
Scope and Contents The collection of seventeen documents and a typescript copy consists primarily of English and French texts of two documents establishing a society, the object of the society, and the legal framework of the society. There is a French text receipt, a rough sea map of Biloxi, and a list of the names and addresses of the six members of the society.Document "A" was to be signed in New Orleans on January 21, 1837. It is an agreement of partnership with the object of the society to...
Dates: 1837

Judge Charles Gayarré Letter

Identifier: M145
Abstract The Judge Charles Gayarré Letter includes a two-page, front-and-back letter that defends the possibility of Louisiana seceding from the United States. This collection is of particular interest to researchers studying the Civil War and Louisiana history.
Dates: circa 1861