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Collection Title: Gayarre (Judge Charles) Letter

Collection Number: M 145 unprocessed

Inclusive Dates: 1850-1860s

Volume: 1 item

Given By: Donated by Miss Anna Roberts.

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Printed letter from Louisiana judge Charles Gayarre to the Hon. John Perkins of Madison, Mississippi, a member of the State Convention, regarding the cession of Louisiana to the United States.

Copies of books by Charles Gayarre are available in the Cook and McCain Libraries:

Romance of the History of Louisiana: A Series of Lectures (New York: D. Appleton & Company, 1848), call number F369 .G31 (McCain).

Louisiana: Its Colonial History and Romance (New York: Harper & Brothers, 1851-52), call number F369 .G315 Vol. 2 (McCain).

Address of Charles Gayarré [microform]: To the People of the State, on the Late Frauds Perpetrated at the Election Held on the 7th November, 1853, in the City of New Orleans (New Orleans: Printed by Sherman & Wharton, 1853), call number Z1236 .L5 LAC 40043 (Cook).

Address to the People of Louisiana on the State of Parties [microform] (New Orleans: Printed by Sherman, Wharton, 1855), call number Z1236 .L5 LAC 40112 (Cook).

History of Louisiana [microform] (2d ed., New York: W.J. Widdleton, 1867), call number Z1236 .L5 LAC 23890-92 (Cook).

History of Louisiana (3d ed., New Orleans: A. Hawkins, 1885), call number F369 .G33 Vol. 2, 3, 4 (Cook).

History of Louisiana (4th ed., New Orleans: F. F. Hansell & bro., ltd., 1903; New Orleans: Pelican, 1965), call number F369 .G34 1965 Vol. 1, 2, 3, 4 (Cook).


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