Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 November 20

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Creator:Dumez, Eugène, 1824-1878
Title:Eugène Dumez letter, 1864 November 20

Latter from Eugène Dumez, St. John the Baptist Parish, La., to Henry Vignaud speaks about the Renaissance, problems with Lamulonire and Lefranc, the Meschacb, and the newspaper situation in New Orleans and in the countryside. He states that he will not resurrect the Estafette and refers to the Abeille. In the margin, he adds that if Rolland has moved, Vignaud may find his new address at Hetzels and expresses the wish to have Rolland in Louisiana. Dumez mentions Lematre, the Figaro, the Nain Jaune, the Tintamarre, the Autographe, the Article, and Ciceri. He relates (as in earlier letters) plans to open a bookstore in New Orleans. He states that he is transcribing Boismares publication. Dumez refers to Cuvelliers death and mentions Lustig in the same context. He relates that Blton has founded the Echo Franais with Rmy. In French.

Local identification number: C:66

Types:Letters (correspondence) | Text
Subjects:Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922 | French newspapers--Louisiana | Journalism--Louisiana | Journalists--Louisiana | lit and reading | diplomacy | United States, Louisiana | France
Collection:Civil War: Context & Conflict
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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