Regional History-Florida Parishes

Archival Collection




1. Profile: The Florida Parishes; Vital Statistics About the
Area [Florida Parishes],
Sunday Star and Shopping Guide, February 22, 1987; Florida
Parishes Development Exhibits Cultural Mix,
Sunday Advocate, January 22, 1978; Brochure to tout
glories of Florida Parishes,
Daily Star, March 25, 1992; Parishes Adopt Regional
Approach to Development,
Sunday Star, December 8, 1991; SLU Polls Voters for
Abortion Views,
Daily Star, May 15, 1991;
Louisiana’s Florida Parishes: A Bibliography by C. Howard
Nichols, Compiler, Folklife in the Florida Parishes Series, Center
for Regional Studies, Vol. II, 1983

2. The Florida Parishes, by Michelle Amacker (A Paper); A
History of the Feliciana Parishes by Prissy Seal; The Felicianas of
Louisiana (xerox copy–no publication, no date)

3. Petition of the Inhabitants of West Florida to Congress,
November 20, 1811 To The Honorable, The Senate and the House of
Representatives of the United States,
Louisiana Genealogical Register, December 1969; Reply of
Peter Chester (Governor of West Florida) to Complaints Against his

Subsurface Geology of St. Helena, Tangipahoa, Washington, and
St. Tammany Parishes
, Reprint from The Gulf Coast Association
of Geological Societies, Vol. XII, 1962

Archaeological Survey of the Lower Bogue Chitto River,
Archaeological Research Program, Department of Anthropology,
University of New Orleans, 1985

6. Ed Boagni Collection:

(a) Medical receipt from a Dr. Dofzdandski to Gilbert Leonard
who was treasurer of West Florida. His daughter married de

(b) Inaugural Address of the First Commencement Occasion of
Centenary College by W. H. N. Magruder, A. M.

(c) Probate Sale–In Partition

7. A History of the Representation of the Sixth Congressional
District of Louisiana (Donated by Clark Forrest, Jr.)

Country Roads, January-February 1988, Vol. 5, No. 3,
Article About The Republic of West Florida

9. “Bob Tales” by Bob Landry-“A 1913 View of Area Geography”
(Florida Parishes), May 2, 1988

10. Map of Jackson’s Military Road through St. Tammany and
Washington parishes by Powell A. Casey

Louisiana Florida Parishes, The Accessible Southeast

12. Book Records Diverse Florida Parishes Culture [
Folklife in the Florida Parishes],
Sunday Star, March 25, 1990;
Folklife in the Florida Parishes

Wagons hitched, Modern-day travelers set out on dream ride
[Ronnie and Mandy Cowart and daughters Beckie and Kay from
Livingston Parish, LA],
The Kentucky Style Messenger, May 31, 1998 (Mules)