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Object ID i.2.15-16
Object Name Letter
Date 1890/07/21
Description Letter written to E. B. Gaston from D. W. Diehl of Panora, Iowa with regard to an article Kiehl read in the Daily News regarding Gaston's proposed colony in Louisiana. Diehl has knowledge of the area, owns some acreage there, recommends the area, and mentions his relative, A. H. Haughtelin who farms in Southwest Louisiana as a contact for Gaston.
People Diehl, D. W.
Haughtelin, A. H.
Gaston, Ernest Berry (1861-1937)
Search Terms Location for co-operative colony in Louisiana
Location, choice of
Proposed Colony in Lake Charles, Louisiana
Letter of inquiry
Land: acquisition of