[ noun ] (government,geography) a state in southern United States on the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states during the American Civil War
Used in print(Bell I. Wiley, "Home Letters of Johnny Reb and Billy...)
On December 9 , 1862 , Sergeant_Edwin_H._Fay , an unusual Louisianan who held A._B. and M._A. degrees from Harvard_University and who before the war was headmaster of a private_school for boys in Louisiana , wrote his wife :(Arlin Turner, "William Faulkner, Southern Novelist"...)
Thorpe came to Louisiana from the East as a young man prepared to find in the new country the setting of romantic adventure and idealized beauty .(Committee for Economic Development, Distressed...)
For a number of years Kentucky , Louisiana and several other states have been building state sponsored vocational education schools that serve nearby school districts in several counties .