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Memoire sur la Louisiane

Identifier: C MSS WH1647

Scope and Contents

Anonymous ms. account in French concerning colonization and commercial development of French Louisiana. One theory attributes it to M. Hubert, commissioner general in Louisiana. Accompanied by an English translation, scholarly commentary, and information about donor, Edward L. Berthoud. Collection also available on microfilm (C MSS Mflm202).


  • 1718-1844

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


1 Boxes

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift;Edward L. Berthoud;1893.

Existence and Location of Copies

Repository also has as published in: Bulletin de l'Institut français de Washington, no 3, déc. 1930.


Collection contains microfilm Mflm 202.

Finding Aid for the Memoire sur la Louisiane,1718-1844[manuscript]
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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