Category - 19th Century

19th Century Lists

19th Century Timeline

19th Century Mississippi River Maps Collection: 1868-1869 St. Charles and St. John Parishes 1866-1876 Jefferson and St. Charles Parishes 1866-1872 St. Charles...

19th Century

Early Parish Laws

FENCES: Every owner of a plantation or of land fronting on the public road shall be bound to have on the whole front thereof a well-conditioned and lawful...

19th Century

19th Century

The Territorial Period (1803-1812) Antebellum Period (1803-1861) Civil War Period (1861-1865) Reconstruction – 1866-1877 Post Occupation – 1877-1900 End of...

19th Century Infrastructure

Parish Ferries

Foot ferries were also a popular mode of travel on the river and bayous. In 1887 parish officials decided the ferry system landing fees should be studied. In...