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Battle of New Orleans - Interactive Feature - Letter from Andrew Jackson to James Brown
A letter from General Andrew Jackson to Senator James Brown, composed on January 26, 1815, two weeks after the Battle of New Orleans.
Instructions: Drag the magnifying glass over the letter to read the text. Or click "transcribe page" to read the entire document. View »
Chopin, Kate - Interactive Feature - Bayou Folk- Inscription
Governors of Louisiana - Interactive Timeline
Scroll through the timeline to reveal and learn about the governors of Louisiana from 1699-present day. Click on a governor or time period to learn more in KnowLA. View »
Ordinance against slavery - Interactive Feature - Document Reader
A page from the 1864 Louisiana State Constitution written to abolish slavery and involuntary servitude in the state. View »
School Desegregation in Louisiana
An interactive, multimedia time line articulating the events surrounding School Desegregation in Louisiana, made possible through a partnership between the Amistad Research Collection at Tulane University, the Louisiana State Museum, and The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities. View »