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The Photo of the Week is changed frequently, so be sure to visit regularly for new photographs.

 We are always looking for additional Central Louisiana photographs to feature. If you have one you would like published, phone the museum or contact us via

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Shown below is an aerial view of the Alexandria City Park about 1955. Masonic Drive runs from the bottom left to the upper right of the photo.

Mouseover the image for details about major landmarks in the park.

Bolton High School football stadium Municipal Golf Course Alexandria Zoo City swimming pool Bringhurst Field, home of the Alexandria Aces - with football field markings! Model air plane field (where the City Tennis complex is located today), and the F-84F Thunderstreak airplane display Youth baseball fields Masonic Drive Rock Garden Baseball Field

Availability of Copies

High-quality copies of archive photos or other available photos can be provided on photographic paper upon request. 8"x10" copies are available for a $15.00 donation to the Museum; 5"x7", for a $10.00 donation.

Make your check or money order payable to Louisiana History Museum, and mail to
P.O. Box 12302, Alexandria, La. 71315-2302. Add $1.00 for postage.



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