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File Name Date Submitter
History
Period of Settlement of Winn Parish Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Act #85: The Creation of Winn Parish (1852) Oct 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Early Winn Parish Aug 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Early Winn Parish History Continued Oct 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Grant Parish Formerly Part of Winn Parish Oct 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Confederate Service in Winn Parish Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Haynes, Dennis - The Search for Aug 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Old Soldier's Day, Early 1900s Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
W. E. Long's 1928 History of Winn Parish May 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Civil War and Days Of Reconstruction: History of Winn Parish, 1932 - Antone Radescich Jan 1999 Greggory E. Davies
A Parish History, 1938 Jan 2000 Greggory E. Davies
The House That Crossed the Creek (1933, written 1978) Jan 1999 Peggy C. Beaubouef
S. J. Harper Writes on Early Winn Parish Sep 1997 Greggory E. Davies
More Winn History by S.J. Harper, 1939 Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of early days: S. J. Harper Account in 1942 May 2000 Greggory E. Davies
P.K. Abel's History of Winnfield (1946) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
A 1948 History of Winnfield (1948) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Mrs. John Mosley's Winn History (1961) Jan 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Carter, Lillian - More Fun In Old Days (late 1980s) Mar 1998 Peggy C. Beaubouef
Wolf Tales Jan 1999 Peggy C. Beaubouef
Building of a Parish
History and Statistics of Winn Parish (1890) Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Auto Owner, Winn's First Sep 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Industry in Winn Parish Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Winn's First Library (1940) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
The Library that Wasn't Built - Robert Walsh Mar 2007 Junior Branch
Newspapers of Winn Parish (1860-1890) Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Post Office of Winn Parish Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Winn Sawmills Oct 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Schools of Winn (1877-1890) Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Social Organizations of Winn (Eastern Star Lodge, 1890) Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Winnfield's First Stores Jan 2000 Greggory E. Davies
G. W. Evans Recalls Early Winnfield Stores (1963) Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Winnfield's First Traffic Lights (1949) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Awards & Honors
Camp , Chester L. Wins Medal of Honor(1955) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Jacobs, Jerry - Posthumous Award (1973) Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Mercer, Richie - Day (1981) Oct 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Court, Lawyers, & Officials
Lawyers and Criminals of Winn Parish Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Police Jury, Elections & Representitives in Winn Parish Aug 1998 Annette C. Womack
Notice to Voters: 1884 Aug 1998 Annette C. Womack
Sikes Elected Officials: Dec. 1946, A History Sep 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Some Winn Parish Officials (1963) Dec 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Law Enforcement Officers Slain in the Line of Duty (2006) Dec 2006 Greggory E. Davies
Disasters
Atlanta Sawmill Explosion (1907) Aug 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Fire, - Winnfield 1901 Feb 2000 Michael Drewett
Montgomery Fires of 1924 & 1926 Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Winnfield's Worst Natural Disaster - 1935(1977) Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Letters & Journals
U. S. Bureau Of Indian Affairs (Mar 1893) Feb 2007 Greggory E. Davies
Wheeling Farmers Protect Black Laborers (1927) Aug 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Winn Political Letter (1952) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Pasco, Ben G. - Letters to his mother Aug 2001 Jo Branch
Tanner, Joseph C. - Letter (1954) Mar 1999 Christine Lewien
Medical
Medical Statistics of Winn Parish (1882-1889) Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
Register of Physicians, Nurses, Dentists (1842-1889) Feb 1998 Greggory E. Davies
1907 Winn Parish Doctors Feb 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Occupations
Famous Winn People (1938) Bernstein, Calloway, Long, Mathews, Merrill, Milling, Strong, Tugwell, Walker, Wallace, Wright Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Allen, Harwell L. Opens Law Office (1946) Jan 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Bass, H. W. - App'td State Parole Board O. B. Thompson Named Parole Officer (1948) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Bennett, George - Atlanta Postmaster (1948) Jul 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Blackburn, Thomas C. Awarded Patent (1926) Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Bozeman, H. B. - App'td to State Mineral Board (1948) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Brewton, Thomas E. - Named President of New York Bank (1967) Nov 1998 Greggory E. Davies
J. E. Carter & Bryant Sholars App'td by Gov. Long (1949) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Crawford, H. E. "Red" Named County Agent (1935) Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Durrett, Douglas Named State Police Cmmdr. (1952) Jul 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Eagles, Will - 1st Rural Mail Carrier (1937) Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Emmons, Morelle - Superintendent of Lincoln Parish Schools (1948) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Garriss, Clyde - Chief of Detectives (1946) Jul 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Grider, Oscar - Heads Border Patrol (1927) Jan 2000 Greggory E. Davies
Hahn, Suzanne - Stage & Screen Actress (1955) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Harper, David - USN, at South Pole (1957) Apr 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Harper, S. J. - Merchant (1929) Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Jenkins, Dr. Ray - Receives Degree (1950) Jul 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Knight, Julius - App'td Town Marshal(1951) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
LaCroix, W. E. (Spec) - App'td to Game Board (1948) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Lauderdale, S.M. - National Safety Director, CCC (1934) Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Long, Roger - Performs on Hayride (1978) Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Love, Eugene F. - Asst. State Supt. of Education (1976) Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Martin, Chris - Recording Artist (1923) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Named On Boards: McCartney, Shaw, Sholars, 1948 Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Mercer, P. Hugh - at Silver Dollar City (1969) Jul 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Milam's Mercantile Firm (1956) Oct 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Moss, Casimir B. - App'td to Board (1980) Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Olsen, Olive - Vaudeville Star (1930) Jun 1930 Greggory E. Davies
Parker, Rose - Public Health Nurse (1950) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Professors at NLU, Winn (1965) Hanna, Prince, Rolen. Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Shelton, L.R. - Brush Arbor Revival (1930) Mar 1998 John W. Harris
Singletary, Archie F. - Pres., LA Ch. of Commerce (1969) Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Stovall, Lloyd - Marks 26th Year At S. L. C. (1964) Jul 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Sullivan, Milburn - Winnfield City Bus Line (1951) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Swilley, Conrad - Heads Employment Office (1975) Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Trahan, Ovey - VP of T&G Railway (1944) Jul 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Willis, Welby - Awards Self Diploma (1955) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Wright, Judge Hiram - Career (1984) Jun 2000 Greggory E. Davies
Accounts, Directories, Indexes, Ledgers
Index to the Store Ledger of Adam Riser Jun 2007 Maude A. Gilmore & Jo Branch
1869 Store Ledger of William Ausin Smith Feb 2004 Greggory E. Davies
Index to "The Colfax Riot of April, 1873" Aug 2005 Jo Branch
Winn Parish Directory, 1914 Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Payne, I. B. "Buddy" Store Ledger, 1906-1914 May 2002 Steve Payne
Payne, I. B. "Buddy" Store Ledger, 1924 Oct 2002 Steve Payne
Families
Pioneer Settlers of Beech Creek & Flat Creek Jun 1998 Laura L. Weatherford
John Cloud, Revolutionary War Soldier May 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Davison Family Feb 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Charley D. Dean Jan 1999 Peggy C. Beaubouef
Duplissey Family Aug 2004 Bobby Duplissey
Duplissey Letter (1921) Jan 2007 Greggory E. Davies
George Ford's History May 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Eli Jordan, CSA Veteran Oct 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Laurissa Jane Chambless Moffett March 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Dennis Mackie, Father of Winn Par. April 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Pasco Family (compiled history) Mar 2002 Jo Branch
---Journal of Eunice May (Walker) Pasco (Part 01)
---Journal of Eunice May (Walker) Pasco (Part 02)
---Letters from Ben G. Pasco to his mother
---Miscellaneous Newspaper Articles
Bertil Poissot Family Feb 1999 Greggory E. Davies
W. L. "Buck" Sowers (1976) Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Tyson Descendants Jul 2001 Grady McFarland
Walker, Flournoy - Family May 2002 Sue Badeaux
Walsh, Robert N. - hus/o Gwendolyn Branch Oct 2007 Jo Branch
Jeremiah Warner, Veteran of Mexican & Civil Wars April 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Wasson, Milam, Stinson, Hasson, & Morris Families Feb 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Places
Prehistoric City Near Winn Line Jun 2000 Greggory E. Davies
Carter's Crossing Jan 1999 Peggy C. Beaubouef
Civil War Map of Winn Names 48 Families Jun 1998 Peggy C. Beaubouef
Coochie Brake May 1998 John W. Harris
The Legend of Coochie Brake May 1999 Greggory E. Davies
The Cork Tree Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
The Dible Grave Jan 1999 Peggy C. Beaubouef
Drake's Salt Works, 1879 Sep 2000 Greggory E. Davies
Drake's Salt Works Sep 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Mrs. G.C. Taylor's Account of Dugdemona Iron Bridge Jun 1998 Peggy Chandler Beaubouef
Ebenezer Holiness Campground Jun 1998 Gaytha Thompson
History of Hargis Home Jul 1998 Kay Thompson-Brown
History of Lafayette Street, Winnfield Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Gov. Earl K. Long's Pea Patch Home Feb 1999 Greggory E. Davies
George Parker Long House Oct 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Pardon Hills Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Prothro Mansion May 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Prothro Mansion Restoration Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
1942 Rock Quarry Employees Oct 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Salt Works Yields Winn History Sep 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Legend of Stark's Crossing Jan 1999 Peggy C. Beaubouef
History of St. Maurice Plantation & Prothro Mansion Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Tremont & Gulf Railroad Depot Oct 1997 Greggory E. Davies
History of Winnfield Hotel Oct 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Winn Parish Courthouses Dec. 1997 Greggory E. Davies
90 Year Old Courthouse Trees Cut Down Feb 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Winn Courthouse History (1948) Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Town and City
Villages of Winn Par. Jan 1998 Annette C. Womack
A History of Atlanta May 2000 Greggory E. Davies
A History of Calvin May 2000 Greggory E. Davies
A History of Gaars Mill May 2000 Greggory E. Davies
A History of Sikes, 1935 May 2000 Greggory E. Davies
A History of Sikes, 1938 May 2000 Greggory E. Davies
Huey Long Sr. Historical Account of Winn Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Lucy Shumaker McCarty's History of Beech Creek Community May 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of Beulah Community Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Bethlehem-Wattsville Community Mar 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of Calvin Nov. 1997 Peggy C. Beaubouef
Calvin, LA Incorporated, 1951 Apr 1999 Greggory E. Davies
History of Dodson (1938) Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
A History of Dodson (1949) Mar 1999 Greggory E. Davies
History of Dodson (1951) Apr 1999 Greggory E. Davies
History of Dodson (1956) Nov 1997 Kathy Kelly
Dodson: First Election Feb 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Gansville Community: Some Early History Aug 1997 Greggory E. Davies
1857 History of Gaar's Mill Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of Jordan Hill Apr 1999 Greggory E. Davies
Joyce, LA Incorporation History Jun 1998 Peggy C. Beaubouef
History of Mars Hill Church & Community Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Menefee, LA (aka Gorhamtown/Joyce) Jul 1998 Greggory E. Davies
A History of Montgomery, LA Sep 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Mayor Loyd J. Harrison's History of Montgomery May 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of Mt. Zion Community Jul 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of Packton, LA Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Sikes' Boom Days Aug 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of St. Maurice Jun 1998 Greggory E. Davies
History of Winnfield's Lafayette Street Dec 1998 Greggory E. Davies
Winnfield, LA Oct 1997 Greggory E. Davies
Old Queries
Queries from the Winn Parish USGenWeb Site (1997) Dec. 1997 In File
Queries from the Winn Parish USGenWeb Site (1998) May 2002 In File


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