181. Part 1 of our interview with Dr. Jerry Sanson of LSU-A. Jerry is a professor of history and political science and the chair of the Behavioral and Social Sciences Department at LSU-A. We discuss his pioneering research on World War II in Louisiana. We also discuss his current research on the effect of World War I on Louisiana. For more information, watch his documentary, Louisiana During World War II. The film is based on his important book, Louisiana During World War II: Politics and Society 1939-1945.
- This week in Louisiana history. November 5, 2000. Gov. Jimmie Davis dies at the age of reported age of 101.
- This week in New Orleans history. November 5, 1992, Mayor Sidney Barthelemy and the City Council picked Christopher
Hemmeter-Caesar's Palace (known as the Grand Palais group) to
lease the city-owned Rivergate site for development of a
casino. The lease was signed on April 27, 1993.
- This week in Louisiana.
Southern Screen Film Festival
November 10th, 2016 - November 13th, 2016
Lafayette, LA 70501
Festival showcasing film, panels, workshops and other activites.
The Louisiana Anthology Home Page.
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