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  • Subject: Plantation owners--Louisiana
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    • Antoine Doussan to Auguste Doussan, 1840 Feb. 14

    • Doussan, Antoine J.; Doussan, Auguste Alexandre; New Orleans (La.)--History--19th Century; Grasse (France)--History--19th Century; Medicine--Practice--France--19th Century; Louisiana--Economic Conditions--19th Century; Plantation...
    • New Orleans, February 14, 1840, Antoine Doussan to Auguste Doussan. [Auguste Doussan is by this time a doctor in Grasse, France.] The writer relates business transactions. He brings up 'Dr. Patrick' as the purchaser of Auguste Doussan's...
    • Antoine Doussan to Auguste Doussan, 1843 June 15-16

    • Doussan, Antoine J.; Doussan, Auguste Alexandre; Baton Rouge (La.)--History--19th Century; Louisiana--Politics and Government--19th Century; Louisiana--Economic Conditions--19th Century; Louisiana--History--19th Century; Slaves--Louisiana--19th...
    • Baton Rouge, June 15, 1843-June 16, 1843, Antoine Doussan to Auguste Doussan. Antoine hopes to go to France to visit Auguste before death separates the two. The writer mentions 'la méthode de Jacotot.' He comments on François Gardère's term as...
    • Armand Allard Duplantier to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1787 Feb. 03

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827--Family.; Duplantier, Augustine Gerard, 1762-1799--Health.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Plantations--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Plantation...
    • Armand Allard Duplantier, Pointe Coupée, writes his father, Joseph Allard Duplantier, indicating that the latter has received the portrait described in the author's April 12, 1785, letter, and that the Mr. Allard mentioned in the same is from...
    • Auguste Metoyer papers, 1835-1846.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.;...
    • Chiefly petitions, subpoenas, public instruments of protest, and bills of exchange for legal cases against Auguste Metoyer in the State of Louisiana between the years 1830-1846. The legal documents chronicle Auguste Metoyer's financial and legal...
    • Bernard Marigny and Anna Mathilde Morales mortgage, 1836 July 5

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana.; African American women--Louisiana.; Plantation owners--Louisiana.; African American landowners--Louisiana.; Slaveholders--Louisiana.; Land titles--Registration and transfer--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African...
    • Act of mortgage granted by Bernard Marigny and his wife, Anne Mathilde Morales, to the Citizens' Bank of Louisiana. Before Notary Public Théodore Seghers in New Orleans, Marigny and his wife declared that, by an act passed on 1836 June 27, Marigny...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-01, 1817-1820.

    • Slave bills of sale--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer, Nicolas Augustin, 1768-1856.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American plantation...
    • Legal and business records of various people living in the Cane River area of Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. Papers related to free people of color include a slave bill of sale issued by Augustin Metoyer to M. In. Baptiste Florantin before Jean...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-02, 1821.

    • Debtor and creditor--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Rachal, Marie Perine Metoyer, 1803-1864.; Metoyer, François Benjamin, 1794-1845.; Rachal family.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American plantation...
    • Chiefly financial statements regarding debts owed by the estate of Dr. Enos Tuck. A certificate verifying that Dr. Tuck owed a debt to J. J. Moulon is validated by B. Metoyer, Justice of the Peace in Natchitoches Parish. Also present is a statement...
    • Contract, 1804 Nov. 5

    • Contracts;Construction contracts--Louisiana and Building--Specifications--Louisiana;Barrow family;Highland plantation (La.);Plantations--Louisiana--Florida Parishes;Plantation owners--Louisiana--Florida Parishes;Plantation owners--Louisiana--West...
    • [2] p. on 1 leaf ; 32 cm. 2 digital pages.
    • E. John Ellis diary, 1865 April-October (vol. 2)

    • Ellis, Ezekiel John, 1840-1889.; Johnson Island Prison.; Prisoners of war--Ohio.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Fiction.; Secession--Southern States.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Prisoners and prisons.; United States--Politics and...
    • In volume two of Ezekiel John Ellis' diary (April-October 1865), Ellis documents his daily observations and experiences as a prisoner of war. He considers the justification for war, the defeat of the Confederate States, and the political...
    • Gabriel Martin receipt, 1798 November 26.

    • African Americans--History--18th century.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Land titles--Registration and transfer--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; Plantation owners--Louisiana--Rapides Parish.; African American...
    • Receipt issued by Gabriel Martin, at Rapide, to Jean Baptiste Bauvay, 1798 November 26. Gabriel Martin received 200 piastres from Jean Baptiste Bauvay [or, Beauvais] as payment for a plantation he sold Bauvay. The property, situated on the right...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-01, 1798-1805.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana.; Creoles--Louisiana.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Saint Landry Parish (La.); African American plantation owners--Louisiana.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana.; Catholic...
    • Receipts and a bill of sale record financial transactions between Jean Baptiste Meullion and the merchants Louaillier Brothers, Bougaud, and M. Vavant. Also includes a promissory note given by Martin Donato to J. Loulie as well as a bill addressed...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-02, 1806-1807.

    • Cotton trade--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Jean Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Saint Landry Parish (La.); Slavery--Louisiana--History--19th...
    • Business records of Jean Baptiste Meullion comprising a bill of sale for his cotton account, a survey of his land, as well as receipts from M. Bunos and Joseph Balqu�, a free person of color. Documents are in French except for the land survey.
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-03, 1807-1809.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Saint Landry Parish (La.); African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American...
    • Financial records of Jean Baptiste Meullion including a slave bill of sale for his purchase of Terry, aged 20, from Patrick Gurnett. Other documents include a bill of sale from Monato Company as well as receipts from M. Brunot and Richard Bailey....

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