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Assumption Parish (La.) -- Politics and government.

Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

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W.P.A. collection. Historical Records Survey transcriptions of Louisiana police jury records.

Identifier: MS-00220
Scope and Contents This collection consists of microfilm of transcriptions of police jury meeting minutes for Assumption Parish between 1848 and 1924, Lafourche Parish between 1852 and 1933, and Terrebonne Parish between 1822 and 1936. The records document government functions such as elections, road building, public health, law enforcement, parish budgets and taxes, the development of education for blacks and whites, the battle to control yellow fever, livestock maintenance, transportation, flood control, and...
Dates: 1822-1936