The issue focuses on the history and culture of Central Louisiana, with feature articles on the Hotel Bentley, Inglewood Farm, the Southern Forest Heritage Museum and the artwork of Lloyd Hawthorne. Oral histories from St. Tammany Parish and a history of the silent film industry in New Orleans join columns by Richard Campanella and Ben Sandmel, plus a new Parish Spotlight section.
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The LEH celebrates the new issue with a publication party at the Alexandria Museum of Art on Thursday, June 25 at 6:30pm. The event is free and open to the public. AMoA is located 933 Second Street in Alexandria.
The LEH thanks its subscribers, sustaining donors, advertising partners and the Central Louisiana Community Foundation for their support of the magazine and Louisiana’s cultural heritage.