Louisiana Its Colonial History and Romance None
Louisiana New Spain Louisiana Spanish Luisiana was the name of an administrative district of the Viceroyalty of New Spain from to that consisted of territory west of the Mississippi River basin, plus New Orleans Spain acquired the territory from France, which had named it La Louisiane in honor of King Louis XIV in It is sometimes known as Spanish Louisiana. Louisiana New France Louisiana French La Louisiane La Louisiane franaise or French Louisiana was an administrative district of New France.Under French control to and nominally to , the area was named in honor of King Louis XIV, by French explorer Ren Robert Cavelier, Sieur de la Salle.It originally covered an expansive territory that included most of the drainage basin of the The Louisiana Supreme Court New Exhibit Celebrating the New Orleans Tricentennial Colonial Law in New Orleans, Olde World Law in a New Land The Law Library is proud to debut a new permanent exhibit in the Louisiana Supreme Court Museum on colonial law in New Orleans. The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America promotes appreciation for the people, places and events that led to the formation and development of our country. Louisiana Purchase HISTORY Dec , The Louisiana Purchase of brought into the United States about , square miles of territory from France, thereby doubling the size of Louisiana s Traditional Cultures An Overview Louisiana s Traditional Cultures An Overview By Maida Owens An essay adapted from one originally published in the book Swapping Stories Folktales from Louisiana Introduction A basic principle in the study of folklore and anthropology is that in order to understand a cultural feature, one must understand the context in which it exists. Louisiana Creole language Britannica Louisiana Creole Louisiana Creole, French based vernacular language that developed on the sugarcane plantations of what are now southwestern Louisiana U.S and the Mississippi delta when those areas were French colonies It had probably become relatively stabilized by the time of the Louisiana Purchase in , Colonial Country Club Colonial Country Club was founded in by Marvin Leonard chiefly out of a desire to introduce Bentgrass greens to the area Some people viewed Mr Leonard s determination to see Bentgrass greens succeed in the Southwest as a sign of his tenacity, but those who knew him better, recognized it Louisiana Purchase The Civil War Map Showing the Territory of the Louisiana Purchase LOUISIANA, STATE OF, was first visited by La Salle, who discovered the mouth of the Mississippi , and took possession of the country in the name of Louis, King of France.Settlements were soon afterwards formed In Louis XIV named the region Louisiana, in honor of himself, and granted it to M Crozat. Thomas and Farr Insurance With roots dating back to , partners Jerry Thomas and Joe Farr have enjoyed years of growing with the community As the largest independent insurance agency in Northeast Louisiana, with locations in Monroe, Bastrop, and Shreveport, the Thomas Farr Agency attributes its reputation to the tremendous experience and knowledge of its than dedicated employees.
Louisiana: Its Colonial History and Romance (1851) ¦ Charles Gayarre 262 Charles Gayarre
Title: Louisiana: Its Colonial History and Romance (1851) ¦ Charles Gayarre