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A Town on the Grow, the History of Blanchard, Louisiana

Ken Lawrence

A Town on the Grow, the History of Blanchard, Louisiana

by Ken Lawrence

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Published by Archival Services, Incorporated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • History - U.S.

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11381740M
    ISBN 100910653240
    ISBN 109780910653244

    Whether or not you’re Czech or Slovak, history lovers of all ethnicities can sink their teeth into this fascinating, well-written book for a good long read. Much of Louisiana’s history is interwoven into this cultural chronicle. Hlavac covers the remarkable story of the Czechs and Slovaks in Louisiana from the s to modern day. Apartments for Rent in Blanchard, LA. Blanchard is a quiet suburb of Shreveport. Although Blanchard is categorized as a suburb, it feels more like a rural escape. This small town resembles many Southern communities: tree-lined roads, open pastures, and homes with massive lawns and on: Roy Rd, Shreveport, LA

    Street & Road Map of Blanchard, Louisiana; Printed with archival inks. year life with proper storage. The map includes a title, north arrow, and scale bar. 3 sizes to choose from. 18, 24, or 36 inch. Rolled and shipped USPS in a tube. We put your small town on the map! Want a custom area Street Map, we have street data for the entire USA. Source:Acadians Who Found Refuge in Louisiana, February early s, Blanchard. According to Acadian genealogist Bona Arsenault, the first Blanchard to come to Acadia was Guillaume, born in c probably at Martaizé, near Loudun, France, where Acadian governor Charles Menou, sieur d'Aulnay and his mother owned an estate.

    The church has also grown 6 pastors, in the past 75 years. 2 are currently serving in Texas, 2 are in Shreveport, LA, 1 is in McCoy, LA, and the other is the current pastor, Delbert Terry. Who, by the way, is a life long resident of Blanchard, Louisiana. At first, Louisiana was organized as the Territory of Orleans. The rest of the Louisiana Purchase was known as the Louisiana Territory. On Ap , Louisiana was admitted as the 18th state. War of From to the United States fought a war with Britain called the War of The last major battle in the war was fought at New.


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A Town on the Grow, the History of Blanchard, Louisiana by Ken Lawrence Download PDF EPUB FB2

Welcome to the Town of Blanchard. The residents of Blanchard and I welcome you to our dynamic, growing community. Blanchard is a fast growing community located in northern Caddo Parish.

We are home to over residents that enjoy living and raising a family in a community with a small town atmosphere. The Town Officials, staff and committees. History. Blanchard was likely named for Newton C. Blanchard, a United States Representative, Senator, and the 33rd Governor of Louisiana.

Geography. Blanchard is located at (, Louisiana Highway passes through the town as Main Street. Downtown Shreveport is 10 miles (16 km) to the southeast. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total A Town on the Grow of Area: sq mi ( km²).

Branch History. The Blanchard Branch was established in as the tenth part-time branch of Shreve Memorial Library. It was a cooperative endeavor between Shreve Memorial Library and the Town of Blanchard, the library providing the librarian and books and the. The history Louisiana book the area that is now the US state of Louisiana began roug years ago.

The first traces of permanent settlement, ushering in the Archaic period, appear about 5, years ago. The area formed part of the Eastern Agricultural Marksville culture emerged about 2, years ago out of the earlier Tchefuncte is considered ancestral to the Natchez and.

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Blanchard is located at 32°35′12″N 93°53′15″W. Louisiana Highway passes through the town as Main Street. Downtown Shreveport is 10 miles to the southeast.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of square miles, all land. Shreveport: A Brief History Details provided by Eric J. Brock Initial Settlement Shreveport, Louisiana, was founded inby the Shreve Town Company, a corporation established to develop a town at the juncture of the newly navigable Red River and the Texas Trail, an overland route into the newly independent Republic of Texas and, prior to that time, into Mexico.

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On 4/3/, a category F4 (max. wind speeds mph) tornado miles away from the Blanchard town center killed 7 people and injured people and caused $8 million in damages. On 12/3/, a category F4 tornado miles away from the town Location: Caddo Parish. Major cities near Blanchard, LA. This is a list of large cities closest to Blanchard, LA.

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