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Alceé Fortier

Fortier published numerous works on language, literature, Louisiana history, folklore, Louisiana Créole languages, and personal reminiscence. His perspective was valuable because of his French Créole ancestry and he became the first historian to apply the folklore concept to Louisiana's cultural traditions.

Alceé Fortier

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Alceé Fortier. Popular Science Monthly Volume 43 (publication)

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