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1901 - Barns at the Angola Convict Farm Destroyed by Fire.


1901 - Barns at the Angola Convict Farm Destroyed by Fire.

Baton Rouge, La., July 9. – One set of barns at Angola state farm, consisting of two buildings, was destroyed by fire at 9 p. m. Monday. The cause of the fire is now known. The property was insured for about half its value. The loss will probably reach $4,000. There was no loss of live stock, the fifty head of mules usually quartered there being probably out in the pasture, as the crops are well advanced.

 

Times Picayune

New Orleans, Louisiana



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