Louisianan Folklife Projects and Programs Files, 1976-2000

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1976 - 2000 (Inclusive dates)
Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, printed items, grant applications, newspaper clippings, reports, and other records of various folklife and/or heritage programs and projects in the state, of all sizes. This series represents, in essence, a vertical file of information on Louisiana’s cultural institutions and activities, including festivals, museums, historical markers, Native American tribes, organizations, and tourist attraction and groups.  Arranged alphabetically by agency or program and chronological within each folder.

Cover image is of Vicki Cappel, hostess of Cox Cable's bilingual program Rendez-Vous.

For a full listing of available program files, see the Louisiana Folklife Program Project Files finding aid.

System of Arrangement

Materials may be found in the following series within the Louisiana Folklife Program Project Files:

  • Series XXXII. Program and Agency Files, 1941, 1977-2001 - Subseries 3. Louisiana Folklife Projects and Program files.

General Note

Collection is available for review at LSU Libraries Special Collections, Hill Memorial Library, Baton Rouge, La.

5.6 (linear feet)
English (Languages)
Other Subject Headings
Council for the Development of French In Louisiana (CODOFIL) (Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH))
Festival Programs (Ethnographic Thesaurus (ET))
Outreach Programs (Ethnographic Thesaurus (ET))
Temporal Coverage
1976 - 2000
Geographic Coverage
Louisiana (Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names)
Preferred Citation
Louisiana Folklife Program Project Files, Mss. 4730, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana.