Carter Plantation


Book Collection



1. Madame Recamier and Her Friends, by Madame Recamier, 1875.

2. The Complete Works Of O. Henry, Forward by William Lyon Phelps, 1937.

3. Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture, 1887.

4. Tatterdemalion, By John Galsworthy, 1920.

5. Rob Roy & The Black Dwarf, by Sir Walter Scott, 1885.

6. History of the United Netherlands, by John Lothrop Motley, Vols. II and IV, 1860, 1867.

7. Ivanhoe, by Sir Walter Scott, 1904.

8. A Study in Scarlett, by Conan Doyal, 1905.

9. The Banner of the Bull, by Rafael Sabatini, n.d.

10. The Scarlett Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1954.

11. Lady Mechante, by Gelett Burgess, 1909.

12. Memories and Vagaries, by Axel Munthe, 1930.

13. The American Rose Annual, ed. R.C. Allen, 1945.

14. Almost Pagan, by J.D. Beresford, 1926.

15. Lady Connie, by Mrs. Humphrey Ward, 1916.

16. Thaddeus of Warsaw, n.a., n.d.

17. Roper’s Row, by Warwick Deeping, 1929.

18. The Tattooed Countess, by Carl Van Vechten, 1924.

19. A History of Our Own Times, by Justin McCarthy, 1886.

20. The Building of the First Transcontinental Railroad, by Adele Nathan, 1950.

21. Lee and Grant at Appomattox, by Mackinlay Kantor, 1950.

22. Leo X, by William Roscoe, 1885.

23. The Autobiography of William Allen White, 1946.

24. Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of Louisiana, Regular Session, May 1906.

25. Windswept, by Ellen Chase, 1941.

26. Preface to a Life, by Zona Gale, 1926.

27. McGuffey’s Fifth Reader, 1879.

28. Arithmetic, by Carpenter Drake, 1950.

29. A Primer on Government in Louisiana, by Alden L. Powell, 1946.

30. Championship Ball, by Clair Bee, 1948.

31. History of England, by T. J. Livesey and S. Benson Thorp, n.d.

32. Scuttlebutt Goes to War, by Margaret Friskey, n.d. (circa 1943).

33. Roy Rogers and Cowboy Toby, by Elizabeth Beecher, 1954.

34. The Wanderer, by Alain Fournier, 1928.

35. Charmian, Lady Vibart, by Jeffery Farnol, 1932.

36. Practical and Perplexing Questions Answered, by R.A. Torrey, 1908.

37. Graded Literature Readers, ed. Harry Pratt Judson, 1900.

38. New Elementary Algebra, n.d., n.a.

39. With Christ, by Andrew Murray, n.d.

40. Yearbook of the Department of Agriculture, 1911.

41. The Night Before Christmas, by Clement C. Moore, 1949.

42. Light, by J. F. Rutherford, 1930.

43. Home Influence, by Grace Aguilar, 1871.

44. The Lady of the Lake, by Walter Scott, n.d.

45. Poe’s Tales, Alta Edition, n.d.

46. Les Oberles, by I. H. B. Spiers, 1915.


47. Hulda, by F. Lewald, 1887.

48. The Convert, by Elizabeth Robbins, 1907.

49. Museum of Antiquity, n.a., n.d.

50. The Wealth of Nations, by Adam Smith, Vols. I and II, 1880.

51. Jarnegan, by Jim Tulley, 1926.

52. Elmer Cantry, by Sinclair Lewis, 1927.

53. The Fundamentals, Compliments of Two Christian Laymen, Vol. VI, n.d.

54. Rand McNally and Co. General Atlas of the World, 1901.

55. The Treasury of Knowledge and Library of Reference, 1850.

56. Ships that Pass in the Night, by Beatrice Harraden, n.d.

57. Unfoldment of Life, by Joseph H. Greer, 1948.

58. Bulletin of the Tulane University of Louisiana, April, 1907.

59. Handbook of Good Manners and Politeness, n.a., n.d.

60. A Collection of Short Stories, ed. Philip Van Doren Stern, 1943.

61. Primary Grammer of the English Language, by T. S. Pinneo, 1854.

62. Report of the Commissioner of Patents, 1854.

63. Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture, 1876.

64. Select Notes on the International Lessons for 1912, Life of Christ in the Synoptic

by F. N. Peloubet and Amos Wells, 1912.

65. Sapho: Manon Lescaut, by Alphonse Daudet and Antoine Francois Prevost, n.d.

66. Where the Blue Begins, by Christopher Morley, 1925.

67. The Poisoned Pen, by Arthur B. Reeve, 1911.

68. The Silent Bullet, by Arthur B. Reeve, 1910.

69. The Exploits of Elaine, by Arthur B. Reeve, 1915.

70. Nicholson’s Complete Arithmetic, by J. W. Nicholson, 1885.

71. Elements of Geology, by David Page, 1855.

72. Elementary Spelling Book, by Noah Webster, n.d.

73. The New Testament, n.d.

74. The Holy Bible

75. Suspense, by Henry Seton Merriman, n.d.

76. The Forty-Five Guardsmen, n.a., n.d.

77. Les Aventures de Telemaque, n.a., n.d.

78. The Widow Lamport, by S. Levett Yeats, 1895.

79. A System of Geometry and Trigonometry with a Treatise on Surveying, by Abel Flint, 1841.

80. Catalogue of Law Books, n.a., 1906.

81. Memoir of Mrs. Sarah L. Smith, n.d.

82. New Orleans City Directory, n.d.

83. Anthology of Mrs. Hemans Works, n.d.

84. An antebellum school text, n.a., n.d.

85. An anthology of English Literature which includes selected works by Chaucer, Milton,

Bacon and others.

86. A Book on flora and fauna, n.a., n.d.

87. Grammer of the English Language for the Use of Schools, by W. H. Wells, n.d.

88. The Elementary Spelling Book, n.a., n.d.

89. The New Primary Geography, by S. Augustus Mitchell, 1892.

90. The Story of Axel Munthe, by Gustaf Munthe and Gudrun Uexkull, 1953.


91. Hammond and Ponchatoula City Directory, 1969.

92. A. Baldwin and Co. LTD, Plows, Agricultural Implements, and Pumps, Catalogue, 1892.

93. Represamento do Sao Francisco, 1954.

94. The Doctrines and Discipline of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, Discipline,

ed. by Jno. J. Tigert, D.D., LL.D.

95. The Doctrines and Discipline of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, 1914, by Gross


96. English History in Shakespeare’s Plays, by Beverly E. Warner, D.D., LL.D., 1916.

97. Miscellaneous Essays and Poems, by Thomas Babington Macaulay (Vols. I, II, and III),


98. The Crossing, by Winston Churchill, 1904.

99. American Literature, by William J. Long, 1913.

100. Hamlet, by William Shakespeare, ed. by L.A. Sherman, 1922.

101. Hamlet, by William Shakespeare, ed. by Samuel Thurber, 1922.

102. Modern European History, ed. by Charles H. Haskins, 1917.

103. Begginner’s French, by Victor E. Francois, A.M., 1903.

104. Robert Fulton, by Marguerite Henry, 1945.

105. The Animals of Farmer Jones, by Leah Gale, 1942.

106. Not For The Meek, by Elizabeth Dewing Kaup, 1941.

107. The Four Million, by O. Henry, 1920.

108. The Story of the English, n.d., n.a.

109. Le Crime de Sylvestre Bonnard, by Charles E. Young, 1925.

110. Five Fair Sisters at the Court of Louis IVX, by H. Noel Williams, n.d.

111. Richard Carvel, by Winston Churchill, 1899.

112. History of the United Netherlands, by John Lothrop Motley, D.C.L., LL.D., n.d.

113. Myths of Greece and Rome, by H.A. Guerber, 1893.

114. Introductory French Prose Composition, by Victor E. Francois, 1899.

115. Robinson’s New Intellectual Arithmetic, by D.W. Fish, 1894.

116. Ultima Thule, by Henry Handel Rich, 1929.

117. The Vanguard, by Arnold Bennett, 1927.

118. Venable’s Elementary Arithmetic, by Chas. S. Venable, LL.D., 1870.

119. French Prose of the XVII Century, by F.M. Warren, 1899.

120. Les Miserables, by Victor Hugo, 1903.

121. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, (Vols. 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9), by Thomas Carlyle.

122. The French Revolution, Vol III, by Thomas Carlyle, 1837.

123. Kings of Norway, John Knox, Index, by Thomas Carlyle, 1875.

124. Nettle Harvest, by Sylvia Denys Hooke, 1928.

125. Tom Jones, by Henry Fielding, 1950.

126. Stories of Boccaccio, by Leopold Flameng, n.d.

127. The Fiddler, by Sarah Gertrude Millin, 1929.

128. From Candlelight to Satellite, by Grace H. Atherton, 1959.

129. The Cruise of the Raider ‘Wolf’, by Roy Alexander, 1939.

130. My Heart and My Flesh, by Elizabeth Madox Roberts, 1927.

131. In Tidewater Virginia, by Dora Chinn Jett, 1924.

132. A History of the Four Georges, by Justin McCarthy, M.P., 1885.

133. The Catcher in the Rye, by J.D. Salinger, 1951.


134. Marie Louise and the Decadence of the Empire, by Imbert de Saint Amand, 1890.

135. Fourteen Weeks in Physics, by J. Dorman Steele, Ph. D., 1878.

136. The Intelligent Woman’s Guide to Socialism and Capitalism, by Bernard Shaw, 1928.

137. The Soul of China, by Louise Jordan Miln, 1925.

138. Rhymes of a Red Cross Man, by Robert W. Service, 1916.

139. Robinson’s New Practical Arithmetic, 1892.

140. With Crockett and Bowie, by Kirk Munroe, n.d.

141. Bascom’s Sermons, by H.B. Bascom, D.D., LL.D., 1850.

142. The Life of the Church, by Pierre Rousselot, S.J., 1932.

143. Jamestown Adventure, by Olga W. Hall, 1950.

144. Benjamin Franklin, His Biography, n.a., n.d.

145. Truth-Dexter, by Sidney McCall, 1901.

146. The Southerners, by Cyrus Townsend Brady, 1903.

147. Doing and Suffering Memorials of Elizabeth and Frances, Daughters of the Late Rev.

Bickersmith, by their sister, n.d.

148. The Way of an Eagle, by E.M. Dell, 1910.

149. Put Yourself in His Place, by Charles Reade, n.d.

150. Rolls Plumbe: An Authentic Memoir of a Child, by Andrew Reed, D.D.

151. Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842, by Brevet

Capt. J.C. Fremont, 1845.

152. Anti-Saloon League Year Book, 1911.

153. Five Little Peppers and How They Grew, by Margaret Sidney, 1860.

154. Good Fellowship, by Sam F. Woolard, 1906.

155. Antiquities of the Jews, n.a., n.d.

156. Inez, by Augusta J. Evans, 1855.

157. An American Dictionary of the English Language, by Noah Webster LL.D., 1853.

158. The Night of Toil or a Familiar Account of the Labor of the First Missionaries, n.d., n.a.

159. Smith’s New Grammer, by Roswell C. Smith, 1866.

160. The Fundamentals, Vol. VIII, compliments of two Christian Laymen, n.d.

161. Eagle Gray, n.a., n.d.

162. The New Testament

163. Compilation of the Laws of Louisiana Now in Force for the Organization and Support

Public Education, by Thomas W. Conway, 1870.

164. Secret Memoirs of the Court of Berlin Under William II, Vol II, by Henry W. Fischer, 1909.

165. The Beginner’s Latin Book, by William C. Collar, A.M., 1899.

166. Memoir of John Milton, n.ed., n.d.

167. A Textbook of Geometry, by G.A. Wentworth, A.M., 1898.

168. University Arithmetic, by Charles Davies, LL.D., 1870.

169. Mitchell’s New Primary Geography, by S. Augustus Mitchell, 1892.

170. A Complete Geography, by Ralph S. Tarr, B.S., F.G.S.A, and Frank McMurry, Ph.D., 1905.

171. Government, by J.F. Rutherford, 1928.

172. The Child’s Pilgrim’s Progress, by John Bunyan, 1893.

173. The Man From Brodneys, by George Barr McCutcheon, 1908.

174. The American People, by David Saville Muzzey, n.d.

175. The Outline of Knowledge, English Poetry, by Francis Rolt-Wheeler, 1924.


176. The State Defense Force Manuel For Louisiana State Guard, 1941.

177. The Campfire Girls at Long Lake, by Jane L. Stewart, 1914.

178. Report of the Commissioner of Agriculture, 1889.

179. The Elementary Spelling Book, by Noah Webster LL.D., n.d.

180. Dreams, by Olive Schreiner, 1890.

181. The Pocket Magazine, April 1897.

182. Biennial Report of the Department of Conservation from April 1, 1916 to April 1, 1918.

n.a., n.d.

183. Works of Shakespeare, n.d.

184. Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul, by Philip Doddridge, D.D., n.d.

185. Revised Elementary Spelling Book, by Noah Webster LL.D., n.d.

186. The Century Digest: The Captain of the “Pole Star,” n.a., n.d.

187. Secret Confession to a Roman Catholic Priest, by L.J. King, 1913.

188. Farmer’s Guide, n.a., n.d.

189. Robinson’s Progressive Practical Arithmetic, by Daniel W. Fish, A.M., 1891.

190. Select Notes, A Commentary on the International Lessons for 1906, Words and Works

Jesus as Recorded in the Gospels, by Rev. F.N. Peloubet, D.D., 1906.

191. Report of the Joint Brazil United States Technical Commission, February 7, 1949.

192. United Nations Economic and Social Council Analyses and Projections of Economic

Development of Brazil, August 29, 1955.

193. O Rio Sao Francisco como Via De Navegacao, 1952.

194. Condicoes Climaticas do Vale Do Sao Francisco, 1953.

195. Contribuicao Do Governo Do Presidente Getulio Vargas A Recuperacao Economica Do

Vale Do Sao Francisco, 1951.

196. Normais Climatologicas, 1941.

197. Boletim Geographico, Ano IX, 1951.

198. Boletim Geographico, Ano II, 1945.

199. BoletimGeographico, Ano X, 1952.

200. Sistema Hidro-Eletrico Do Rio Corrente Estado Da Bahia, 1952.

201. Plano Geral Para O Aproveitamento Economico Do Vale Do Sao Francisco, 1950.

202. Antecedentes Do Plano Geral Para O Aproveitamento Economico Vale Do S. Francisco,


203. Nouvelle Grammaire Francaise, 1849.

204. Claire and the Force-Master, n.d.

205. The Glorious Appearing, An Exposition of Matthew Twenty-four, 1908, n.a.

206. Historiarum, by Tacitus, ed. James Kingsley, 1851.

207. New Elementary Algebra, by Charles Davies, LL.D., 1870.

208. Book on literary style and creative writing, n.t., n.a., n.d.

209. Independent Sixth Reader, by J. Madison Watson, 1875.

210. Memoir of an officer in the Army of Northern Virginia, n.t., n.a., n.d.

211. Encyclopedic Dictionary of American Reference, by J. Franklin Jameson, Ph. D., and J. W.

Buel, Ph. D., 1901.

212. Beautiful Liane, by Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller, n.d.

213. Billy Hamilton, by Archibald Clavering, 1898.

214. The Standard Cyclopaedia, 1896.

215. Susy: A Story of the Plains, by Bret Harte, 1895.


216. The Transformed Island: A Story of the South Seas, n.d., n.a.

217. Language Exercises, by C.C. Long, n.d.

218. Our Own Country, by James Cox, 1894.

219. The Ring Leader, by the American Sunday School Union, 1834.

220. A Collection of Hymns for Public, Social, and Domestic Worship, by Southern Methodist

Publishing House, 1882.

221. Heaven and Purgatory, by J. F. Rutherford, 1931.

222. Confusion Untangled: From Eden to Glory, by J. E. Mahaffey, 1900.

223. McGuffey’s Second Eclectic Reader, n.a., 1879.

The following books are in Portuguese and are located together in a cutaway box.

224. Ministerio Da Educacao E Cultura.

225. Recuperacao de um Vale.

226. Producao Industrial Brasileira.

227. Brazil, 1953.

228. Brasil, 1955.

229. Represamento Do Sao Francisco.

230. Comissao Do Vale Sao Francisco.

231. Sinopse Estatistica Do Ensino Medio, 1955.

232. Informacoes Estatisticas, 1955.

233. Inqueritos Economicos, 1954.

234. Contribuicao Ao Estudo Da Caatinga Pernambucana.

235. Distribuicao Da Populacao No Estado Do Maranhao.

236. Iminencia Duma “Grande” Seca Nordestina.

237. Sinopse Estatistica, 1955.

238. Aspectos Da Seca De 1951, No Ceara.

239. Provavel Origem Das Depressoes Observadas No Sertao Do Nordeste.

240. O Desenvolvimento Economico Do Brasil E A Assistencia Tecnica (2 copies).