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Land claims -- Louisiana

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Land Transactions collection

Identifier: LaRC-506
Scope and Contents

The collection is made up of land grants, bills of sale, land claims, an affidavit, mortgages, business papers, auction announcements, leases, seizure notices, maps, surveys, deeds, and correspondence.

This collection or portions of this collection have been digitized. See Additional Description below for more information.

Dates: 1721-1935

Pintado Papers

Identifier: LaRC-B-342
Scope and Contents

11 typescript volumes of translations of the papers of the surveyors of Louisiana and Florida lands, dating from 1791 to 1817. Contain surveys, Land grants, land claims, and sketch maps. The surveys were made by Carlos Trudeau and Vincente Sebastian Pintado, Spanish royal surveyors.

Dates: Other: Undated

United States Land Office Archives

Identifier: LaRC-B-328
Scope and Contents

Typescripts of records deposited in the Louisiana Land Office, Baton Rouge, LA. Volumes contain land claims, land grants, correspondence, sketch maps and other records dating mainly from 1760 to the 1870's pertaining to the West Florida parishes of Louisiana. Prepared by the WPA Survey of Federal Archives.

Dates: 1937-1942