See http://www.mgar.net/var/stbernar.htm (Spanish)
Thursday, December 24, 2009
Mgar.Net: Isleños de Luisiana
Shortly after the conquest, the government of Castile and the Crown encouraged and subsidized the emigration of Canarians for colonization and settlement of America. The article discusses the Isleños Heritage & Cultural Society of St. Bernard as well as Gilbert C. Din's book "The Canary Islanders of Louisiana".