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Reminiscences of days before and after the Civil War, ca. 1930.

October 12, 2009

Creator: Jones, Philip H., fl. 1860-1930.
Collection number: 1915
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Abstract: Memoirs of the Reconstruction era in the area around Port Hudson, Clinton, and Jackson, La., with particular attention to efforts to re- establish white supremacy.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: The document relates Jones’s perception of the aristocratic and cultured plantation society and the efforts of Louisiana whites to reestablish white supremacy during Reconstruction. Microfilm only.