ID: LaRC/Manuscripts Collection M-1112
Extent: 1.0 Folders
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Scope and Contents: Military reconnaissance report written by Chief of the Battalion of Engineers Joseph Antoine Vinache for Pierre-Clément Laussat, last colonial governor of Louisiana, for the French repossession of the colony of New Orleans. The report describes military issues concerning the Mississippi River from its mouth (Post of Balise) to New Orleans. In French.