New PDF release: Baton Rouge (Images of America)

By Sylvia Frank Rodrigue,Faye Phillips

In 1699, on a excessive bluff alongside the Mississippi River, explorer Pierre Le Moyne, Sieur d'Iberville, chanced on the fabled "Red Stick," a submit that marked the road among local American international locations and gave Baton Rouge, Louisiana, its identify. This e-book chronicles one hundred fifty years of the day-by-day actions of Baton Rouge's citizens via pictures of the city's development and improvement; lifestyles in the course of the Civil conflict, floods, hurricanes, and financial depressions; and other people operating, taking part in, and celebrating.

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