References and Links

An Introduction to American Cultural Expression during the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

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Chita, Memories of Lost Island

Chopin, Kate

Chopin, Kate.  
The Awakening

Chopin, Kate.  
At Cheniere Caminada

Cole, C. (1892, September 25). Catherine Cole correspondence: An island cutting. The Daily Picayune

Compromise of 1877

Court TV’s Crime Library  

Cowan, W. G., Chase, J. C., Dufour, C. L., LeBlanc, O. K., & Wilds, J. (1983). New Orleans yesterday and
today: A guide to the city. Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press.

duQuesnay, A. Un Ete a La Grand Isle (P. S. Delaup & C. S. Brosman, Trans.) [A Summer at Grand
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East, C., Jr. (Ed.). (1995, November - December).
Lost Louisiana: Former coastal communities are
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Evans, S. K., Stielow, F., & Swanson, B. (1979). Grand Isle on the Gulf: An Early History. Metairie, LA:    
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Gilded Age Webquest

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Grand Isle

Grand Isle State Park

Hearn, Lafcadio

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King, Grace

King, G. (1894, May).
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Literary Traveler

Louisiana Beaches and Barrier Islands

McGovern, L.
A visit to the setting of The Awakening. The Nomad Group (Ed.), Literary Traveler.

New Orleans Times

New Orleans Times-Democrat

Parish of Jefferson, Grand Isle. (1998-2004).Grand Isle.

Red Castle Stamps

Rogers, D. P. (1981). Chénière Caminada: Buried at Sea. Thibodaux, LA: Dale P. Rogers.

Rousse, N. H., (1992) Chénière Caminada: Another Look. Galliano, LA: Ledora Smith Hernandez.

Schonberg, L. W. (1995, September - October).
A Glorious Past, A Fragile Future. Louisiana

Toth, Emily

Toth, E. (1999).
Unveiling Kate Chopin. Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi.
Unveiling Kate Chopin

US Geological Survey, & National Wetlands Research Center (Eds.). (1992).
Atlas of Shoreline
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Websites for the Gilded Age and Progressive Era

WHO page on Yellow fever

Grand Isle Homepage
Kate Chopin Homepage