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|Creator:||Gay, Edward J. (Edward James), 1816-1889|
|Title:||Edward J. Gay letter, 1861 January 17|
Letter from Edward J. Gay to L. Janin informs him that the people of his parish (Iberville Parish, La.) tried unsuccessfully to elect conservatives to temper the desire for secession.
|Subjects:||Janin, L | Secession--Louisiana | Iberville Parish (La.)--Politics and government--19th century | secession, convention, election|
|Collection:||Civil War: Context & Conflict|
|Institution:||LSU Libraries Special Collections|
|Contributors:||LSU Libraries. Special Collections|
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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