Saturday, November 16, 2013

26. Interview with Dr. Phil Cook, Sr., about North Louisiana History, Conclusion

26.  We conclude our interview with retired Tech professor Dr. Phil Cook about the settling of North Louisiana.  Dr. Cook is a specialist in North Louisiana History.  The population of North Louisiana was quite different as settlers moved in from areal like Georgia, the Carolinas, and other English-speaking Protestant areas.
  1. This week in Louisiana history. Nov. 16 1935. Huey P. Long Bridge at New Orleans dedicated
  2. This week in Louisiana.
    November 16, 2013
    El Festival Espanol de Nueva Iberia
    Bouligny Plaza
    102 W Main St
    New Iberia, LA 70560
    337-369-2330
    337-356-6826 | Fax: 337-373-3180
    Amenities
    Celebrating New Iberia's Spanish roots with "Dave Robicheaux Running of the Bulls" 5K race, re-enactment of the arrival of the Spanish on Bayou Teche, paella/jambalaya cook-off, fais-do-do at the Pavilion, food demonstrations, original Spanish family genealogy, guest lectures, exhibits, the Downtown Art Walk featuring a Spanish artist and more. 
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