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Louisiana -- History.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Buck Donaldson Memoir

Identifier: MS-1978

In this memoir, Buck Donaldson recounts his childhood in rural Louisiana and his service in the U. S. Navy during World War II.

Dates: undated

Buck Donaldson Oral History

Identifier: MS-3265

This collection consists of a transcript of an interview with Buck Donaldson by Kurt Piehler and Tiffany Davis conducted on October 21, 2002 in Knoxville, Tennessee as part of the Veteran's Oral History Project. In the interview, Donaldson speaks about his childhood in the Depression, his experiences in the Navy during World War II, and his postwar life as a missionary in Africa.

Dates: 2002 October 21

George Washington Campbell Letter

Identifier: MS-1457

This document is a fragment of a letter that George Washington Campbell wrote to Andrew Jackson. The first paragraph mentions that William C. C. Claiborne's appointment as governor of the Territory of Orleans (later the state of Louisiana) has not yet been confirmed, and the second lists the managers of the impeachment as Joseph Nicholson, Randolph (which could refer to either John or Thomas Mann), Caesar Rodney, Peter Early, John Boyle, and Roger Nelson.

Dates: circa 1804

New Orleans Parish Justice of the Peace Appointment

Identifier: MS-0392

This collection consists of a commission, dated October 22, 1807, from the Governor of the Territory of Orleans, William C.C. Claiborne, appointing Paul D'Arcantel as Justice of the Peace for the Parish of New Orleans.

Dates: 1807 October 22