Skip to main content

Add or remove other collections to your search:



Narrow your search by:



You've searched: All Collections

  • Subject: writing
(64 results)



Display: 20

    • [Koasati Indians]

    • Koasati Indians--Louisiana--History; Indians of North America--Louisiana--History; Librarians; Libraries; Children reading & writing;
    • Scrapbook page of newspaper articles and photographs concerning the Coushatta Indian tribe. Those pictured include: Martha John, Clara Jean John, and Rowland Sylestine.
    • Annette St. Dizier

    • School children; Classrooms; Children reading & writing; Central School (Lake Charles, La.);
    • Caption by Maude Reid: "Annette St. Dizier, 6th grade, Central School, 1949. Daughter of A.J. St. Dizier, principal of Lake Charles High School." Taken for the Southwest News' article, "Twelve Girls and Twelve Boys. A Report on our city schools."
    • 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...
    • E. John Ellis diary, 1865 February-March (vol. 1)

    • Ellis, Ezekiel John, 1840-1889.; Johnson Island Prison.; Prisoners of war--Ohio.; Missionary Ridge, Battle of, Tenn., 1863--Personal narratives, Confederate.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Causes.; United States--History--Civil War,...
    • Volume one of Ezekiel John Ellis' diary (February-March 1865) begins with a retrospective account by Ellis of the events leading up to the Civil War and his service in the war before his capture and imprisonment at Johnson Island in 1863. This...
    • Elaine Kimball

    • Students; Writing; Lake Charles High School (Lake Charles, La.); Clothing & dress;
    • Caption by Maude Reid: "Elaine Kimball, 9th grade student, Lake Charles High School, 1949." Taken for the Southwest News' article, "Twelve Girls and Twelve Boys. A Report on our city schools."
    • Esther Wright letter, 1857 April 19

    • Wright, Sarah Robert Grimball, 1805-1881.; Women--Religious life--Louisiana.; Books and reading--Louisiana.; Sermons--Louisiana.; Music--Instruction and study--Louisiana.
    • Letter from Esther Wright to her mother, Sarah Wright, describing Esther's repentance for reading novels, the impact of a sermon she heard, and music lessons.
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1863 December 11

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Michelet, Jules, 1798-1874.; Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1806-1873.; Aucaigne, Félix, d. 1914. L'alliance russo-américaine ; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Foreign public opinion, French.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud reports that Maurys letter did not make Michelet favorable to the South and that recent news is not good for the Confederacy. He states that Aucaigne had sent him a copy of the formers...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1863 December 29

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Slidell, John, 1793-1871.; Aucaigne, Félix, d. 1914.; Bribery--France.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Foreign public opinion, French.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, Paris, to Henry Vignaud telling Vignaud to ask Slidell if the Confederacy would spend 150,000 to 200,000 francs for the Sicle, the French newspaper with the largest circulation, to come out in support of the Confederacy. ...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1863 October 4

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Aucaigne, Félix, d. 1914.; Michelet, Jules, 1798-1874.; Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1806-1873.; Rost, Pierre Adolphe, 1797-1868.; Slidell, John, 1793-1871.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Foreign public...
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, Nuits, Cte dOr, France, to Henry Vignaud still giving his address as being with Jules Bellevret and still encouraging Vignaud to see Aucaigne and Charguraud, stating that his wifes lingering illness will keep him from...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 April 6

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Aucaigne, Félix, d. 1914.; Slidell, John, 1793-1871.; Rost, Pierre Adolphe, 1797-1868.; Journalism--France.; French newspapers.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Foreign public opinion, French.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud thanks Vignaud for sending issues of the Mmorial and the Autographe. Dumez states reading with keen interest Vignauds article on the Cours de Prise and his critique of Mireille. He...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 December 16

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Presidents--United States--Election--1864.; Public relations--Confederate States of America.; News agencies--Confederate States of America.; French newspapers--Louisiana.; United States--History--Civil War,...
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. John the Baptist Parish, La., to Henry Vignaud states that Lincolns reelection means a continuation of the war. He reveals in detail a plan to assist the Southern cause: Establishing in Washington, D.C., daily...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 February 13

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Journalists--France.; Journalists--Louisiana.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Foreign public opinion, French.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud reports De Leons dismissal and fears the loss the Opinions support along with the Sicles. He asks about an old companion in misery in Kansas and whether or not the Mmorial is still...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 January 18

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Maximilian, Emperor of Mexico, 1832-1867.; Aucaigne, Félix, d. 1914.; Bribery--France.; Journalism--France.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Foreign public opinion, French.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud regretting that Confederate representatives chose not to profit from the offer to buy the support of the Sicle and reiterates the importance of maintaining relations with Mr. Chavanne...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 January 29

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Gibson, Thomas Milner, 1806-1884.; Gueroult, Adolphe, 1810-1872.; Thiers, Adolphe, 1797-1877.; Ollivier, Emile, 1825-1913.; Mexico--History--European intervention, 1861-1867.; Confederate States of America--Foreign...
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud commenting that Charleston seems about to fall. He mentions Guroults and Thomas Milner Gibsons discourses. Dumez relates Marie-Joseph-Louis-Adolphe Thiers view that the integrity of...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 January 6

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Slidell, John, 1793-1871.; Aucaigne, Félix, d. 1914.; Bribery--France.; Journalism--France.; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Foreign public opinion, French.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud reveals that the individual who proposed helping the South by buying the support of the Sicle was Mr. Chavanne, a merchant on good terms with Lonor-Joseph Havin and part of the...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 March 16

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; French newspapers--Louisiana.; Louisiana--Historiography.; Louisiana--Politics and government--1861-1865.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud thanking Vignaud for sending the Autographe and the Revue. He reports receiving letters from Lefranc (whom the addresser views as overly optimistic) and Lematre that are encouraging for...
    • Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 March 24

    • Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922.; Diplomatic and consular service, Confederate--France.; Journalism--Louisiana.; Journalists--Louisiana.; Mexico--History--European intervention, 1861-1867.
    • Letter from Eugène Dumez, St. Just, France, to Henry Vignaud refers to Vignauds post at the Confederate legation. Dumez states that the Mmorial will flourish along with the Mexican empire and comments on the empires future as well as on...

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK