The Spanish in New Orleans and Louisiana

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Contents

Prologue
9
Louisianas Historical Beginnings
15
The Spanish Colonial Period Preliminary Considerations
19
The Spanish Governors
25
Other Illustrious Spaniards
93
Traces of Spain in Louisiana
125
Toponomy and Geography
126
Parishes
129
Music
199
Furniture
200
Medicine
201
Economy
204
The Sephardic Contribution
206
Traces of Spain in New Orleans
213
The Modern City
242
The Renewed Presence of Spain
252

Cities Towns Founded by the Spanish
131
Cities Planned by the Spanish
146
Cities Born of Spanish Forts
151
Other Cities with Spanish Names
164
The Spanish Colonizing Effort
167
Architecture
178
Cuisine
180
Language
183
The Legal System
188
Painting
193
In Baton Rouge
265
In St Bernard
270
In Mobile
282
In New Iberia
285
Appendices
291
Chronology of the Spanish Governors
294
Consuls of Spain in New Orleans
295
Index
297
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