Lot 170: [Fort Proctor, St. Bernard Parish]
December 2, 2016
New Orleans, LA, USALive Auction
Description: [Fort Proctor, St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana], bill of sale, dated Mar. 24, 1856, for 100 acres of land at Proctor's Landing on Lake Borgne, sold by S.R. Proctor and Family for site of fort, signed Bvt. Major G.T. Beauregard, Corps of Engineers, 10 in. x 8 in. Provenance: Gaspar Cusachs, entrepreneur, historian and collector, (1855-1929); The Gaspar Cusachs Collection, loaned to the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans, LA (c. 1909-2016).