Canonge, L. Placide (Louis Placide), 1822-1893

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New Orleans writer, dramatist, editor.

From the description of Un chef d'oeuvre retrouvé [188-?] (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34369829

New Orleanian playwright, journalist, educator, manager of French Operatic Company, and song writer.

From the description of L. Placide Canonge collection, 1842-1887. (Xavier University of Louisiana). WorldCat record id: 35618461

Louis Placide Canonge (1822-1893) was a New Orleans-born playwright, journalist, editor, lawyer, educator and politician. He was educated in Paris; after returning to New Orleans, he specialized in French-language drama and journalism. He worked as manager of a French operatic company in New Orleans, was superintendent of education in Orleans Parish, and was a member of the Louisiana House of Representatives.

From the description of Louis Placide Canonge collection, 1890-1941. (Tulane University). WorldCat record id: 768244197

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referencedIn Gauthier, Julie C. (Julie Celina), 1857-1924. Julie C. Gauthier papers, 1883-1924. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Canonge, L. Placide (Louis Placide), 1822-1893. Un chef d'oeuvre retrouvé [188-?] University of Michigan
referencedIn King, Grace Elizabeth, 1852-1932. Grace King papers, 1851-1941 (bulk 1864-1932). Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
referencedIn Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922. Henry Vignaud papers, 1862-1909. Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Canonge, L. Placide (Louis Placide), 1822-1893. Louis Placide Canonge collection, 1890-1941. Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library
creatorOf Barel, Léona Queyrouze, 1861?-1938. Léona Queyrouze Barel papers, 1800-1950 (bulk 1860-1937). Louisiana State University, LSU Libraries
creatorOf Canonge, L. Placide, (Louis Placide), 1822-1893. L. Placide Canonge collection, 1842-1887. Xavier University of Louisiana, XULA
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associatedWith Barel, Léona Queyrouze, 1861?-1938. person
associatedWith Chassaignac, Eugene. person
associatedWith Clague, Richard. person
associatedWith Gauthier, Julie C. (Julie Celina), 1857-1924. person
associatedWith King, Grace Elizabeth, 1852-1932. person
associatedWith Nott, George William, 1900- person
associatedWith Orleans Theatre (New Orleans, La.) corporateBody
associatedWith Titian, ca. 1488-1576. person
associatedWith Vignaud, Henry, 1830-1922. person
associatedWith Xavier University of Louisiana. corporateBody
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Louisiana--New Orleans
Louisiana
New Orleans (La.)
Louisiana--New Orleans
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French--American poetry--Creole authors
Lyricists
Journalists
Creoles
Authors, American--19th century
French language
Dramatists, American
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Birth 1822

Death 1893

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