From the founders to football, Barry Cowan's got it covered tomorrow at 10:30 am with a whirlwind talk titled "Mapping LSU History." The small exhibition, "The Greater University," is presented in association with the talk.
Check Facebook, Twitter, and the blog for more info. Spread the word! This program is part of the Bengal Bound schedule of events, and is free and open to the public. Bring a friend/colleague/student along and we'll see you tomorrow in the Hill lecture hall!
Enjoy reading about this fascinating collection at Hill Memorial Library! And stop in and see the little display relating to her collection now available in our reading room.
Doralice Fontane Papers news.blogs.lib.lsu.edu Louisiana native, Doralice Fontane, was a music teacher, composer, and business woman. Fontane was a prolific composer best known for composing one of Louisiana’s state songs, “Give Me Louisiana” a...
#TBT As the Tigers roar into the opening game of the 2014 football season, let’s look back at the season opener from one hundred years ago. LSU faced Southwestern Louisiana Industrial Institute (now University of Louisiana at Lafayette) on September 26, a game Coach E.T. McDonald (standing at left in the photograph) called “merely a practice game” against a much smaller team with less ability. LSU cruised to an easy 54-0 victory.
Graphic and photograph: Gumbo 1915. Call number: LD3118 .G8