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Ambrose Pilard Letters from Louisiana Clergymen

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Collection 37

Scope and Contents

The Ambrose Pilard letters consist of three letters to Pilard from Louisiana clergy members dating from 1814-1854. All of the letters are in French.

Dates

  • Created: 1841-1854
  • Other: Date acquired: 09/07/2006

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the J. Edgar and Louis S. Monroe Library, Loyola University New Orleans. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S.Copyright Laws.

Biographical or Historical Information

Ambrose Pilard (1814-1854) immigrated to the United States from his native France in 1839. Pilard and his family moved often, living in New Orleans, Thibodaux, Louisiana and Vincennes, Indiana where he owned a bookshop and wrote for the Vincennes Gazette. While living in Indiana, Pilard maintained correspondence with Louisiana clergy members.

Note written by Nugent, Trish

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

The letters are arranged in chronological order.

Source of Acquisition

Young, Joseph

Method of Acquisition

Gift, 2005.04

Existence and Location of Originals

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Related Materials

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Title
Ambrose Pilard Letters from Louisiana Clergymen
Status
Completed
Author
Nugent, Trish
Date
11/30/2011
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Repository Details

Part of the J. Edgar and Louis S. Monroe Library, Special Collections & Archives Repository

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