GCHR Vol. 1 No. 1 (Fall 1985)

Gulf Coast Historical Review, Vol. I, No. I (Fall 1985).

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

Articles:

  • “Old Town, Young City: Early American Mobile,” Harriet E. Amos
  • “The Long Road to Louisiana: Acadian Exiles and the Britain Incident,” Carl A. Brasseaux
  • “Gainsville and its Advocate: A Year in the Life of a Mississippi Frontier Town,” Lawrence J. Nelson

Features:

  • “Beauvoir: Jefferson Davis’ Home and Biloxi’s Confederate Museum,” Michael Thomason
  • “Clio’s Notes”
  • “Essay Contest”
  • “When Downtowns Were the Thing: On the Streets of Gulf Coast Cities in the ‘Roaring Twenties,'” Michael Thomason

Book Reviews

  • Paul M. Gaston, Women of Fair Hope, reviewed by Howard W. Smith
  • Frank L. Owsley, Jr., Struggle for the Gulf Borderlands: The Creek War and the Battle of New Orleans 1812-1815, reviewed by John D. W. Guice
  • George F. Pearce, The U.S. Navy in Pensacola; From Sailing Ships to Naval Aviation, 1825-1930, reviewed by W. Robert Houston
  • C.C. Lockwood, The Gulf Coast: Where Land Meets Sea, reviewed by Michael Thomason
  • Martha H. Swain, Pat Harrison: The New Deal Years, reviewed by William S. Coker

From the Archives:

  • “Cookin’ with History . . . . An Old South Catsup Recipe,” George Daniels

Contents


TABLE OF CONTENTS
Articles: Page
“Old Town, Young City: Early American Mobile.”
Harriet E. Amos
•• The Long Road to Louisiana: Acadian Exiles and
the
Britain Incident .” Carl A. Brasseaux 21
“Gainesville and its Advocate: A Year in the Life of
a Mississippi Frontier Town.” Lawrence J . Nelson
Features:
Beauvoir: Jefferson Davis• Home and Biloxts Con-
federate Museum.
Michael Thomason s·
a~N~ 6
Essay Contest 6:
When Downtowns Were the Thing : On the Streets
of Gulf Coast Cities in the “Roaring Twenties”
Michael Thomason 6
Book Reviews:
Pa ul M . Gaston, Women of Fair Hope,
Howa rd W . Smi th 1
F rank L. Owsley , Jr., Struggl e for 1 he Gulf Borderlands:
T
he Creek War and the Battle of New Orleans
1812-18/5
John D . W. Guice 7
George F. Pearce, The U .S . Navy in Pensa cola; From
Sailing Ships to Naval Aviatlon , 1825-19 30 ,
W. Robert Houston
C. C . Lockwood, Th e Gulf Coast: Where Land Meets
S ea, Michael Thomason
Mar tha H . Swain , Pat Harrison : The N ew Deal Years.
Will iam S. Coker
From the Archives:
Cooki n’ with H is tory …. An Old South Catsup
Rec ipe. George Dan iels
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