Capital Punishment, Petitions, Education Political aspects, Taxation, Automobile Accidents
(00:01-02:28) Protesters present petitions to Governor Edwards to free Gary Tyler who is on death row for the murder of 13 year old Timothy Weber during a 1974 racial disturbance at Destrahan High School when someone shot a gun out of a school bus....
"Adopted as the official road map of the Parish of East Baton Rouge by the Parish Council of East Baton Rouge, by resolution number 2887 at the regular meeting on August 27, 1958." Includes index of roads. 61 x 61 cm.
East Baton Rouge Parish Council Camp Fire Girls serving luncheon for United Givers Fund report meeting. (L. to r.) H.H. Manners, Col. J. Lester White, Preston Barnes, Jr. and Camp Fire Girls: Toni Post and Susanne Comeaux. Date: 1955
Officers of the district meeting of the Horizon Club (older branch of the Camp Fire Girls) at the annual meeting, 1957, held at Pleasant Hall on the Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, La. (L. to r.) Suzanne Leequette, Port Author, Tx.;...
Safety meeting in Central Mechanical Building attended by 250 men of all crafts on fire prevention with movie "Stop Fires, Save Jobs" at Esso-Standard Oil. Original located in the 1953 Fire Prevention Week Report. BRFD Collection.
Women's Club House, East Boulevard. Once the site of the Christian Church of Baton Rouge, the club house served as a meeting place for "civic minded women" from 1921-1941 until it was replaced by a new building.