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Judge John Minor Wisdom

Louisiana Legends Gala

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Event

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1993-07-11

Duration: 00:20:49

Subjects: Wisdom, John Minor, 1905-1999 | JUDGES

Contributors:

  • Weill, Gus Host
  • Wisdom, John Minor Speaker

Description

This segment from the Louisiana Legends Gala held on April 17, 1993, features a speech by Judge John Minor Wisdom accepting his recognition as a Louisiana Legend. Wisdom, a native of New Orleans, served on the United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, from 1957-1999. Host: Gus Weill