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Author Louisiana. Governor (1804-1816 : Claiborne)
Title Circular. New-Orleans, November 8th 1804. [electronic resource] = Circulaire. Nouvelle Orleans 8 Novembre 1804
Imprint [New Orleans : s.n., 1804]
Descript 1 sheet ([2] p.)
Series Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 6965
Note Circular from the governor of Louisiana, advising vigilance and caution against insubordination and insurrection among the slave population, amid rumors of slaves escaping and seeking asylum in the Spanish territories
The original, held by the National Archives, is signed in ms. on both sides: W.C.C. Claiborne
Text in English and French on reverse sides
Shaw & Shoemaker 6965
Jumonville, F.M. New Orleans, 102
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2004-2007] Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Second series ; no. 6965)
Subject Slave insurrections -- Louisiana
African Americans -- Louisiana
Louisiana -- History -- 1803-1865
Alt Author Claiborne, William C. C. (William Charles Cole), 1775-1817
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