Edward J. Gay letter, 1861 January 17

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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
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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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