Proclamation issued by Pierre Clément de Laussat to the people of Louisiana [incomplete]

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The original proclamation issued by Pierre Clément de Laussat, France's designated colonial prefect, to the people of Louisiana announcing that Louisiana is no longer a Spanish territory but is now French. Laussat further states that although Louisiana is now French, it will soon be American.

Creator Laussat, Pierre Clément de (Author)
Date 1803
Repository Tulane University, Howard Tilton Memorial Library
Number lp000401
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