• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

Stories

Click here to download a copy of "Hispanics in the Civil War".

 

Click here to download a copy of "Slavery: Cause and Catalyst of the Civil War".

 

Click here to download a copy of "A Planter's Son Goes to War", a biography of Civil War veteran Jacques Alphonse Prud'homme written by Thomas M. Brennan.

Did You Know?

Prud'homme Store

The plantation store opened on Oakland Plantation after the Civil War, sharecroppers and tenant farmers continued buying supplies for family and farming at the Prud'homme Store until 1983. For 50 years a Prud’homme family member served as postmaster at the Bermuda Post Office located inside.