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Take a horse & buggy ride down the History Lane, where you will find our favorite links to St. Francisville and Feliciana Parishes' History and Facts. The History Lane is a great place to learn the past culture, genealogy, plantation life, historic cemeteries, plantation structures ......
The success of History Lane depends on you, so submit your favorite links with a two sentence description. The more participation, the more beneficial to all viewers.


See HistoryThroughout the Feliciana Guide Post you will notice a history button, which clicked will bring you to a history lesson on the subject. We hope to make FGPost a great learning tool and a history storage vessel for students, historians and general interested persons. FGPost would like to thank local Historians, Elizabeth Dart with the WF Historical Society and Anne Butler with Greenwood Press and the WF Historical Society for their submissions to get this project off the ground. FGPost welcomes any noncommercial history, architecture study, etc... To submit: Although this page "History Lane" will be confined to History of the St. Francisville, Bayou Sara and Feliciana Parishes, plans are underway to create other similar pages under different categories. A reference of Our Parish will be created for your use.  So if you have links for other categories please submit them now. We do require the link to be noncommercial. Also note the links on this page will be categorized once topics & divisions are decided on.
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Louisiana's Antebellum Homes: TRAVEL ESSAY From: Winfield Sterling Category: Heritage, Natural History Date: 03 Dec 1997 Time
http://www.inkwells.net/HelpBBS/_helpdisc/000000af.htm

The Louisiana Almanac - The Louisiana Almanac logo State Nicknames: The Pelican State The Bayou State The Creole State The Mardi Gras State The Cajun State
http://louisianahistory.ourfamily.com/

Louisiana   Official Web site of the state of Louisiana, with links to the state government information and resources.
Battle Summary: Plains Store, LAPlains Store Civil War battle summary
www2.cr.nps.gov  
53rd Massachusetts 19th Corps: The Army of the Gulf, Major General Nathaniel P. Banks commanding, conducted the siege and capture of Port Hudson, Louisiana, in the spring and early summer of 1863.
www.intac.com  
LSU Special Collections: Robert Thomas Young Family Papers ROBERT THOMAS YOUNG FAMILY PAPERS (Mss. 99) Special Collections Electronic Inventories Page Instructions on Using Copyright Restrictions
indigo.lib.lsu.edu  
Historical Markers of Louisiana: Bayou Sara...Reference || State Historical Marker Bayou Sara Called New.....towns in Florida parishes. Bayou Sara was the river port for the...
enlou.com/markers/bayousara.htm
LSU Special Collections: Abram Feltus Barrow Family Papers...Tunica-Homer Oil Co. and the Bayou Sara CottonCompress Co., and... .No. 31 (St Francisville, La.), Bayou Sara Lodge No. 50...
www.lib.lsu.edu/special/findaid/b3696m.html
LSU Special Collections: Turnbull-Allain Family Papers
...near Bayou Sara, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. He and...friend and business associate in Bayou Sara.
www.lib.lsu.edu/special/findaid/t4261.html
View West Feliciana Parish Queries..Fayetteville, NC; d. 11 Sep 1878 Bayou Sara, WFP, LA. He m: AMELIA....a RICHARD M. LEAKE killed at Bayou Sara 1866. (14 Jul 1997) DAILY...
www.pastracks.com/states/louisiana/wfeliciana/queries.html
Ker, Mary Susan
..."The Cedars" near Bayou Sara, Louisiana. Ker worked at "The....the Butler family in Bayou Sara, Louisiana. In this period...
www.lib.unc.edu/mss/inv/k/Ker,Mary_Susan.html
LSU Special Collections: Turnbull-Bowman-Lyons Family Papers..uprising of African-Americans in Bayou Sara. A letter (1896) from.....surrounding properties, and Bayou Sara. Newspaper clippings which...
www.lib.lsu.edu/special/findaid/t4026.html
LSU Special Collections: Turnbull-Bowman Family Papers...children in Bayou Sara, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana.....resided on De Soto Plantation in Bayou Sara. When he died (ca....
www.lib.lsu.edu/special/findaid/t4452.html
Masons During the Civil War...Mississippi River opposite the town of Bayou Sara (some accounts....Leake, the acting Master of Bayou Sara lodge was approached by...
www.angelfire.com/me/reenact/masons.html
West Feliciana Parish Information
...and Libraries Parish Map Top of page West Feliciana Parish..page| Communities of West Feliciana Parish
enlou.com/parishes/parish-westfeliciana.htm
Guide Introduction: Records of Ante-Bellum Southern Plantations–Series I: ...(Mss. 581), 1838-1861, West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana... ..lived at The Cottage in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana, near St....
www.lexis-nexis.com/cispubs/guides/southern_hist/plantations/planti5.htm
American Brahman Breeders Assocation: History & Background - ABBA History And Information As the first beef breed developed in the United States, the American Brahman has played an important role not only in crossbreeding programs throughout the United Sta
http://www.brahman.org/history.html
LSU Special Collections: Mss. Resources on PLantations...Mss. 1209. Planter of West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Document....for a general store in West Feliciana Parish, Louisiana. Entries...
www.lib.lsu.edu/special/plantations.html
THOM SEPT of the CAMERON CLAN...Mississippi, and then to West Feliciana Parish, LA. The 1820....Robert J. b. Aug 12, 1837 West Feliciana Parish, LA, m. Catherine...
web.wt.net/~wdavison/site.htm
The Walker Percy Project..changed slightly. "As for Feliciana Parish, there are parishes... ...St. Francisville in West Feliciana Parish. Such a standard...
metalab.unc.edu/wpercy/samway.html
CLUI: Lay of the Land Summer 1998...Completes Successful Summer Angola Prison and Prison Museum.....Park Books, Noted Letters Angola Prison and Prison Museum
Mastodon Dig At Angola, LouisianaUnder Construction Angola Mammoth dig photo Listing of Newspaper Articles Concerning Angola Mastodon Goldsmth, S. S., 1995, "Hard" Evidence From The Past.
http://www.intersurf.com/~heinrich/mastodon2.html
SMU Anthropology, Alibamu Koasati ...traditional ceramic technology varied among Indians: some tribes...
...been occupied by immigrant or native Indians in Louisiana, Arkansas, an
 

 

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