Lunchtime Lecture – The Menacing Mississippi: A Review of Floods in West Baton Rouge Parish

When:
August 25, 2017 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
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“The Menacing Mississippi: A Review of Floods in West Baton Rouge Parish” Historian Brian Costello shares images illustrating the inundation of West Baton Rouge and adjacent parishes wrought by Mississippi River levee failures between 1780 and 1949.
This lecture is free and open to the public. Participants are welcome to bring a bag lunch.

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