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Brooks Read on His Films Promoting Tourism for the Louisiana Tourism Commission

Brooks Read

Details

Collection:LSA

Genre: News

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Department of State

Date Issued: Circa 1972

Duration: 00:01:01

Subjects: Read, William "Brooks," 1926-1991 | Louisiana Tourist Commission | Albany, Livingston Parish, Louisiana | Hungarian Harvest Festival | Cajun culture | Brooks Read & Associates

Contributors:

  • Read, Brooks Reporter

Description

Brooks Read promotional piece for the Louisiana Tourism Commission. Read speaks about two films produced by Brooks Read & Associates to promote Louisiana's cultural and scenic attractions, a brief survey of 20 years involvement in Louisiana politics by the Public Affairs Research Council, and a commercial for Cajun Country Frozen Foods. Read then mentions two other films produced by Brooks Read & Associates for national broadcasting, the first for NBC on Cajun cultural heritage and customs during the Christmas season, and the second on the annual Hungarian Harvest Festival in Albany, Louisiana.