How Did Living in an Outpost of Empire Influence Perceptions of Women's Sexual, Marital, and Public Roles in Eighteenth-Century Colonial St. Louis?

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Abstract

Introduction

Document 1: Article 9, "Code noir de Louisiane," 1685

Document 2: Article 6, "Black Code of Louisiana," 1724

Document 3: Portrait of Pierre de Laclède [Liguest], ca. 1750

Document 4: "A residential complex from in colonial Louisiana," 1753

Document 5: Excerpts from Antonio de Ulloa, "Second instructions for the establishment of the two forts which are to be built at the entrance of the Misuri River," 7 January 1767

Document 6: Excerpts from Antonio de Ulloa, "Instructions for the expedition to the district of the Ylinneses [Illinois]," 14 March 1767

Document 7: Pierre Laclède, "Gift by Sieur Laclede in favor of the children of Madame Choutaud," 12 May 1768

Document 8: Excerpt from Pedro Piernas, "Report of Don Pedro Piernas to Governor Alessandro O'Reilly, describing the Spanish Illinois Country," 31 October 1769

Document 9: Excerpts from Alessandro O'Reilly, "Instructions which are to be strictly observed by the lieutenant-governor of the village of San Luis, San Genevieva, and all the districts of the Misuri River and the district of the Ylinneses belonging to His Majesty," 17 February 1770

Document 10: Excerpt from [Luis de Unzaga], "Religious Condition of Louisiana," 11 July 1772

Document 11: Pedro Piernas, "Report showing the number of habitants in the villages of San Luis and Santa Genoveva, in Ylinois, with distinction of class, sex, and age," 31 December 1772

Document 12: Pedro Piernas, "Report showing the number of habitants in the posts of San Luis and Santa Genoveva, with specifications of class, sex, and age," 31 December 1773

Document 13: Lieutenant Governor Pedro Piernas to Governor Luis de Unzaga, 26 January 1775

Document 14: Lieutenant Governor Francisco Cruzat to Governor Luis de Unzaga, 10 December 1775

Document 15: Excerpt from Don Francisco Cruzat, "List of Regulations from 15 July 1775-8 June 1778," 18 February 1776

Document 16A: Governor Bernardo de Galvez to Lieutenant Governor Francisco Cruzat, 27 January 1778

Document 16B: Lieutenant Governor Francisco Cruzat to Governor Bernardo de Galvez, 8 December 1777

Document 16C: Governor Bernardo de Galvez to Lieutenant Governor Francisco Cruzat, 7 April 1778

Document 16D: Governor Bernardo de Galvez to Lieutenant Governor Francisco Cruzat, 9 June 1778

Document 16E: Decree of Governor Bernardo de Galvez Regarding Provision for Immigrants to the Territory of Louisiana, 19 February 1778

Document 17: Thomas Hutchins, "A Plan of the Several Villages in the Illinois Country, with Part of the River Mississippi &c.," 1778

Document 18A: Excerpt from "Local Ordinances for St. Louis and General Ordinances Published by Lieutenant-Governor Don Francisco Cruzat from October 7, 1780 to November 24, 1787," 12 August 1781

Document 18B: Excerpt from "Local Ordinances for St. Louis and General Ordinances Published by Lieutenant-Governor Don Francisco Cruzat from October 7, 1780 to November 24, 1787," 15 August 1781

Document 19: Marie Thérèse Bourgeois Chouteau, ca. 1812-1814.

Document 20: John Casper Wild, "Old Chouteau Mansion, St. Louis, Missouri," 1841

Document 21: Charles Juehne, "St. Louis in 1780," 1874.

Document 22: Clarence Hoblitzelle, "Veuve Chouteau Residence," 1897

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