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Louisiana Capital Locations: 1828

and some capitol places


The legislature had been meeting at Government House, at the corner of Toulouse and Levee (Decatur). On the evening of February 1, a large fire destroyed the building, its furniture, and the books of the state library.

No. 95.
AN ACT relative to the Revenue of the State and the Contingent Expenses for the year eighteen hundred and twenty-eight.

1828 Act No. 95

Government House Fire