TITLE

A BRIEF HISTORY OF NATCHITOCHES PARISH BASED UPON A SAMPLING OF TOMBSTONE INSCRIPTIONS

AUTHOR(S)
Cawthon, John Ardis
PUB. DATE
April 1977
SOURCE
North Louisiana Historical Association Journal;Spring1977, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p115
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides a historical background of Natchitoches Parish in Louisiana based upon a sampling of tombstone inscriptions. The state was divided into twelve counties, including Natchitoches, in 1804. It details the association between Natchitoches and Bossier Parishes. The American cemetery in Natchitoches is situated on the original site of Fort St. John the Baptist.
ACCESSION #
44233684

 

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