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Letter, 1812 August, 23, Robert Stevens, Jr., New Orleans, La. to Robert Stevens, Esq., Newport, Rhode Island

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Alternative title: New Orleans Attempted Slave Revolt Letter, 1812
Author: Stevens, Robert, Jr.
Abstract: One letter written by Robert Stevens, Jr. to his parents in Newport, Rhode Island concerning an attempted slave revolt and a devastating storm in New Orleans, Louisiana on August 19, 1812.
Issued Date: 1812-08-23
Subjects: Louisiana--History--19th century
New Orleans (La.)--Description and travel
New Orleans, La.)--Climate
Slave insurrections--Louisiana
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/17971
Citation: Mss. Acc. 2013.032, Robert Stevens, Jr. Letter, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary

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