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Object ID i.2.75-76
Object Name Letter
Date 1890/09/27
Description Letter written to E. B. Gaston from H. E. Garcken acknowledging receipt of prospectus, constitution and by-laws for the proposed colony in Lake Charles, LA. Asks questions; has the company bought and settled upon land in southwest Louisiana, how many square miles is it, what is the name of the chief local Post Office, does the colony have any coastline.
People Gaston, Ernest Berry (1861-1937)
Garcken, H. E.
Search Terms Proposed Colony in Lake Charles, Louisiana