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    • Meullion Family Papers. Folder 01-01, 1776-1826.

    • Meullion, Maria Juana, born 1736?; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763?-1840.; Meullion, Luis Augustin.; Vivant, Charles, active 1782-1803.; DeClouet, Joseph Alexandre, died 1816.; Meullion family.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana.; Free African...
    • The bulk of materials comprise receipts, bills of sale, mortgages, and other legal and financial documents that record land and slave purchase transactions of Baptiste Meullion primarily with Alexandre DeClouet, Andrés Duclot, and Charles Vivant....
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-19, 1835-1836.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763?-1840.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American...
    • Business papers of Baptiste Meullion comprising a bill of sale for his cotton and sugar accounts with the New Orleans merchant firm Miramond O'Duhigg Company; and a receipt for the purchase of fabric from Lastrapes & Bangueral. In French.
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-27, 1844-1847.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African...
    • Bills of sale for Bellazaire Meullion's dry-goods account with François Neda, a white merchant. Included is her cotton account with Follain & Bellocq, a New Orleans merchant firm. In French.
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-29, 1854-1860.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African...
    • Business records of Bellazaire Meullion, a free woman of color, comprising a bill of sale and letter for her cotton account with Bellocq Noblem & Company and a promissory note addressed to A. J. Elias for grafts set in fruit trees. Documents are in...
    • John McDonogh papers. Folders 185-222, 1803-1849.

    • McDonogh, John, 1779-1850.; Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Free African Americans.; American Colonization Society.; Liberia--History--To 1847.; Slavery--Louisiana--History--19th century.; African Americans--Colonization--Liberia.; Plantation...
    • Letters written to John McDonogh by a variety of persons primarily documenting his business negotiations. Included are letters by Augustin Malet and his daughter Marie Therese Malet, both free people of color, regarding the sale of their property....
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-21, 1838 March-July.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763?-1840.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American...
    • The folder contains bills of sale for Baptiste Meullion's account with the merchant firm and general store, Follain Fux Company, and Belarie Meullion's cotton account with the commission merchant firm Bellocq Noblem and Company. Also present is a...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-13, 1833.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763?-1840.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American...
    • Chiefly bills of sale recording Jean Baptiste Meullion's accounts with the merchant firms Miramond O'Duhigg Company and Follain Fux Company. Also present is a receipt from Daniel Melcher to Baptiste for the purchase of a wagon and harness....
    • Metoyer family papers. St. Clair Metoyer papers. Folder 01-03a, 1900-1904.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American farmers--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Cotton...
    • Financial papers belonging to St. Clair Metoyer include shipping receipts, account sheets, receipts for cotton sales from Julius Weis & Co., and invoices from Swift & Company, Shreveport, La. Included is a letter from St. Clair Metoyer to his...
    • Metoyer family papers. Manuscript volumes. Volume 2, ledger, 1904, 1924-1927.

    • Metoyer, Nazy Conant, born 1886.; Metoyer, St. Clair, born 1882.; Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American...
    • Ledger contains accounts between Nazy Metoyer and St. Clair Metoyer and various cotton merchants and farmers. The beginning of the book contains later accounts between Nazy Metoyer and merchants and banks for the years 1924-1927. These accounts...
    • Metoyer family papers. Manuscript volumes. Volume 3, ledger, 1922-1929.

    • Metoyer, Nazy Conant, born 1886.; Metoyer, St. Clair, born 1882.; Tourres, Antoine, active 1927-1930.; Dupré (Family : Natchitoches Parish, La.); Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.;...
    • Ledger contains accounts between Nazy Metoyer and St. Clair Metoyer and various customers, cotton merchants, and farmers for the years 1922-1929. Included are accounts for: E. M. Harrison; members of the Rachal family; members of the Dupré family ;...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-20, 1836-1837.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763?-1840.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American...
    • Chiefly bills of sale for Baptiste Meullion's cotton and dry-goods accounts with Follain Fux Company, a general store in Opelousas. Also present is a bond notice from the Union Bank of Louisiana, located in Vermillionville. In French.
    • Metoyer family papers. Cashbook. Folder 01-06, 1889-1926.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Accounts--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American...
    • The Metoyer family cashbook contains store accounts and cotton ginning accounts. Goods represented include pork, seeds, quinine, cotton, corn, and beef. Names included in the book are M. Jones and Laura Metoyer.
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-30, 1861-1865.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African...
    • Civil War era business records of Donat Meullion and his son, Antoine Alphonse. Includes an address by New Orleans Cotton Factors (commission merchants) recommending that plantation owners retain their crops until the blockade in New Orleans is...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-31, 1866 January-November.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Cotton trade--Louisiana.; Merchants--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Meullion, Antoine...
    • Business and personal papers of Antoine Alphonse Meullion, a free man of color. Included is a receipt for publishing a notice in the Sentinal about a property in Saint Landry Parish that he purchased from James G. Hayes on July 7, 1866. The notice...
    • Metoyer family papers. St. Clair Metoyer papers. Folder 01-03b, 1904-1927.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American business enterprises--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African...
    • Financial papers of St. Clair Metoyer include shipping receipts, account sheets, receipts for cotton sales from Julius Weis & Co., and invoices from Swift & Company, Shreveport, La. Also included is a license to pursue the occupation of General...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-32, 1867-1885.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Cotton trade--Louisiana.; Meullion, Antoine Alphonse, active approximately...
    • Papers of Jean Baptiste Meullion's descendants include the voter registration certificate of Alphonse Meullion and a letter from Bellocq, Noblon & Company to Belarie Meullion regarding the price of cotton. Other documents comprise a price list...
    • Metoyer family papers. Vilfrede Metoyer papers. Folder 01-01b, 1903-1904.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American businesspeople--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American business enterprises--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African...
    • Vilfrede Metoyer papers are primarily comprised of letters, receipts, accounts, and invoices concerning cotton sales between Vilfrede Metoyer and various cotton merchants in New Orleans. Cotton merchants represented include John T. Hardie's Sons &...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-04, 1811-1817.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763?-1840.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Saint...
    • Business records of Jean Baptiste Meullion, a free person of color, including a receipt from P. A. Delachaise and bills of sale from Monato Company and Louallier Brothers. Also present is a letter from V. Rillieux informing Baptiste of the sale of...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-07, 1824-1826.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763?-1840.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Saint...
    • Chiefly bills of sale for Jean Baptiste Meullion's accounts with Toledano & Company and Louaillier Brothers. Also includes a summons from the Saint Landry Parish Justice of the Peace to settle a complaint made by Robert C. Fryar. A bill of sale for...

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