Date: Sun, 19 Mar 1995 18:12:16 -0600
From: Anne Baldwin abaldwin[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]PO-1.STAR.K12.IA.US
Subject: Cajun homesteads
A national house and lifestyle magazine that I write for frequently is
looking for a Cajun or Creole homestead in rural Louisiana to feature in an
ongoing series of articles devoted to "Our Country Heritage."
The article would be about the house, the family who lives there, and the
connection of the house and its occupants to a regional or ethnic
The house should be old; the older the better. The editor would prefer a
house that has been in the same family for several generations. It can be
in need of repair, but it should in some way typify a regional or ethnic
Ideally, it would be near some body of water, forest, or other natural
feature associated with the family's lifestyle.
I know there are subscribers on this list who are knowledgeable about Cajun
life. Do any of you know of such a place?
Robert F. Baldwin, 515/284-8920
Freelance Articles Member, ASJA