William J. Minor diary, 1861-1865

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Creator:Minor, William J., 1807-1869
Title:William J. Minor diary, 1861-1865

William J. Minor's diary is an outline of rules governing management of his plantations, including duties and restrictions on overseers (such as discipline of slaves), as well as details regarding cultivation of particular crops. Volume 33.

Subjects:Plantations--Louisiana--Management | Plantation owners--Louisiana | Plantation overseers--Louisiana | Slaves--Louisiana | Crops--Louisiana | plantation management, racial attitudes
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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William J. Minor and Family Papers, Mss. 519, 594, 859


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William J. Minor and Family Papers, Mss. 519, 594, 859, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

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