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La. Treasures: 1904 Sugar Mill Model

Art Rocks!

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Collection:LPB

Genre: Art

Place Covered: Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-05-21

Duration: 00:01:27

Subjects: Museum exhibits | West Baton Rouge Museum | Sugar factories

Contributors:

  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Rose, Julie Interviewee

Description

This “Louisiana Treasures” segment from the May 21, 2016, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” focuses on the 1904 Sugar Mill Model on display at the West Baton Rouge Museum in Port Allen. It includes an interview with Julie Rose, the director of the museum, who discusses the history of the model and the museum’s collections on the sugar industry. Host: James Fox-Smith