The New Acadia Project

Sources and Additional Information

Ancelet, Barry Jean, Jay Edwards, and Glen Pitre. Cajun Country. University Press of Mississippi, Jackson, 1991.

Bernard, Shane K. The Cajuns: Americanization of a People. University Press of Mississippi, Jackson, 2003.

Brasseaux, Carl A. The Founding of New Acadia: The Beginnings of Acadian Life in Louisiana, 1765-1803. Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1987.

Brasseaux, Carl A. "Scattered to the Wind" Dispersal and Wanderings of the Acadians, 1755-1809. Louisiana Life Series, No. 6. Center for Louisiana Studies, Lafayette, 1991.

Brasseaux, Carl A. Acadian to Cajun: Transformation of a People, 1803-1877. University Press of Mississippi, Jackson, 1992.

Faragher, John M. A Great and Noble Scheme: The Tragic Story of the Expulsion of the French Acadians from Their American Homeland. W. W. Norton & Company, New York, 2005.

Perrin, Warren A. Acadian Redemption: From Beausoleil Broussard to the Queen's Royal Proclamation. Andrepont Publishing, Opelousas, 2004.


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Acadian Memorial

The Acadian Museum

Acadian-Cajun Genealogy & History

Archaeological dig connects Acadian descendants to tragic past (National Post)

Cajun Culture

Cajuns Seek Remains Of Guerrilla Leader (Associated Press)

Center for Louisiana Studies

Digging for Acadian Roots with the New Acadia Project (KRVS Radio Acadie)

Facebook: The New Acadia Project/Projet Nouvelle Acadie

New Acadia Project could rewrite area's history (The Advertiser)

Northeast Archaeological Research (Nova Scotia)

Project seeks to learn more about Acadian history (KLFY Channel 10 News)

Quest to find Beausoleilís burial site (The Daily Iberian)

Researchers Seeking to Fill Gaps in Early Acadian History (The Advocate)


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