CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE LOUISIANA CONGRESSMAN "ALEXANDRE de CLOUET" - COVER. CANCELED APRIL 13,1853 -1856. Nesbit three cent stamped envelope addressed to Alexandre de Clouet at the College de la Louisiana. College from 1853 to 1856.Located at: Saint Jacques De Cabahanoce. The community was originally named. When first settled 1722 to 1739. It was the location of the St. Michael's Convent (Order of the Sacred Heart) from 1825 to 1932 and the location of Jefferson College, 1831 to 1931 and the. Louisiana College from 1853 to 1856. Condition is very good with the flap missing.
In 1837 elected to Louisiana house of representatives; later elected to senate. In 1849 Whig party candidate for governor; defeated by Joseph M. Member, secession convention; later represented Louisiana in Confederate Congress and was signer of constitution of Confederate States.
Commissioned colonel of the Twenty-sixth Louisiana Regiment. Ill health forced retirement to home in December 1862. The item "CIVIL WAR CONFEDERATE LOUISIANA CONGRESSMAN ALEXANDRE de CLOUET COVER" is in sale since Saturday, September 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Stamps\United States\Confederate States".The seller is "topcat2001565758590" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.