Faced with the challenge of reviving the struggling, impoverished, and lately shuttered Louisiana State Seminary of Learning & Military Academy after the Civil War, David French Boyd, a former Confederate colonel and now the school's superintendent, had good reason to appreciate the volatile politic....
"Civil War Treasures: David F. Boyd: Eyewitness To Reconstruction,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 19
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol19/iss3/28