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World’s Fair Preview (1984)




Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1984-01-29

Duration: 00:11:54

Subjects: Louisiana World Exposition (1984: New Orleans, La.) | African Americans


  • Stewart, Genevieve Host
  • Morial, Sybil Interviewee
  • Scott, John Interviewee
  • Teamer, Charles Interviewee


This segment from the January 29, 1984, episode of the series “Folks” features Genevieve Stewart’s preview of the I’ve Known Rivers Afro-American Pavilion at the upcoming 1984 World’s Fair in New Orleans. She interviews: New Orleans First Lady Sybil Morial; John Scott, an artist and the designer of the exhibit; and Charles Teamer, a commissioner for the Louisiana World Exposition.