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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925.
New Orleans of George Washington Cable.
Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press, c2008
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
George Washington Cable; Lawrence N Powell; United States. Census Office.
|ISBN:||9780807134283 0807134287 9780807133194 0807133191|
|Notes:||Originally written as a special section of the 1880 U.S. Census titled Social statistics of cities; subsequently revised as Creoles of Louisiana, the original text has never appeared in print again except as a facsimile reprint; it is published here in its entirety for the first time, including Cable's footnotes and other material deleted from the census publication by its editors.|
|Description:||1 online resource (ix, 207 p.) : maps.|
|Contents:||Introduction: A Novelist Turns Historian; cable's "historical sketch"; 1. Site and Origin; 2. Population and Social Order; Maps; 3. Indian Wars; 4. The First Creoles; 5. The Insurrection of 1768; 6. The Superior Council and the Cabildo; 7. Spanish Conciliation; 8. The Creoles Still French; 9. The American Grasp; 10. A Franco-Spanish American City; 11. From Subjects to Citizens; 12. Burr's Conspiracy; 13. The West Indian Immigration; 14. The War of 1812-15; 15. Commercial Expansion --
1815 to 1840; 16. Positive Growth with Comparative Decline; cable's Notes to "historical sketch."
|Responsibility:||edited, with an introduction, by Lawrence N. Powell.|
- New Orleans (La.) -- History.
- New Orleans (La.) -- Description and travel.
- New Orleans (La.) -- Social conditions.
- Creoles -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History.
- French -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History.
- Spaniards -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History.
- HISTORY -- State & Local -- General.
- Social history.
- Louisiana -- New Orleans.