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Creoles of Louisiana.

George Washington Cable

Creoles of Louisiana.

by George Washington Cable

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Published by Garrett Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana.
    • Subjects:
    • Creoles -- Louisiana.,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith an introd. and notes by Arlin Turner.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF380.C9 C2 1970
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, ix, 320 p.
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5696703M
      ISBN 100512000689
      LC Control Number70096488

      Background. Early on, the term Creole referred to a slave born in the New World, a free person of color or to people of mixed racial heritage. Especially after Louisiana transferred to American control in , the white descendants of the French and Spanish who lived in New Orleans increasingly adopted the term "Creole" to distinguish themselves from the influx of Americans whom they disdained. Louisiana Creole (kréyol la lwizyàn; French: créole louisianais), also called Louisiana French Creole, is a French-based creole language spoken by far fewer t people, mostly in the state of Louisiana. It is not to be confused with the Louisiana Creole people, despite the similarities of the name, as Louisiana Creole people may speak a variety of languages (e.g., French, Spanish Language family: French, French CreoleLouisiana Creole.

      This important reference work has been compiled from existing written sources dating back to and from material collected in Bayou Teche, the German Coast, Pointe Coupee, and St. Tammany Parish. The Dictionary Features: an informative User's Guide, including details on orthography and the design of the dictionary articles; a grammatical sketch of the language; a guide to variant Reviews: 1. The Cajun and Creole Music Collection consists of commercial recordings, selected unpublished or field recordings, and related materials of the music of the Cajuns and Creoles of Louisiana. The collection presents the history, influences, development, and diversity of indigenous music. The recordings, published since , cover the changes and evolution in the musical cultures from artist to.

      In Creoles of Louisiana, George Washington Cable knowledgeably addresses this question with precision and aplomb. Originally published in , Creoles of Louisiana builds on earlier explorations of the lives of the white descendants of early French and . A book release party for “Creoles of South Louisiana” by Elista Istre will be held Saturday, June 23rd from 2p.m. until 4p.m. at the St. Landry Parish Visitor Center. For more information, head to


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