Edward J. Gay certificate, 1864 August 20

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Creator:Shaw, Richard G
Title:Edward J. Gay certificate, 1864 August 20

Certificate stating that Edward Gay has furnished labor to the Union and that he is a loyal citizen of the U.S. and his plantation and property are not to be disturbed by any officer of the government unless by specific orders from Headquarters Department of the Gulf.

Subjects:Gay, Edward J. (Edward James), 1816-1889 | Slaveholders--Louisiana--Iberville Parish | Slave labor--Louisiana--Iberville Parish | Iberville Parish (La.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Confiscations and contributions | labor
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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Edward J. Gay and Family Papers, Mss. 1295


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Edward J. Gay and Family Papers, Mss. 1295, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

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