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Rodolphe Lucien Desdunes
Birth: 1849
Death: 1928

Author of "Nos Hommes et Noire Histoire" (Our People and Our HIstory: Fifty Creole Portraits), published in French in 1911, which chronicled the lives of 50 prominent black residents of New Orleans during the late 19th century. He was also a columnist for a black-owned New Orleans newspaper, "The Crusader," who wrote several influential articles during the "Plessy vs. Ferguson" case. (bio by: Joel Manuel) 
 
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 Children:
  Daniel Desdunes (1873 - 1929)*
 
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Burial:
Saint Louis Cemetery Number 2
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Joel Manuel
Record added: May 17, 2002
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