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  1. Wedding Bells, ca. 1829


    June 27, 2014 by Gina Costello

    June is traditionally thought of as the time for weddings, but often in 18th and 19th-century Louisiana, before the wedding…

  2. La Société Philharmonique and the Roots of Jazz


    June 6, 2014 by Gina Costello

    By Michael Taylor, Assistant Curator of Books, LSU Libraries Special Collections In 1877, James M. Trotter, the mixed-race son of…