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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
email ahgl@att.net

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Hand tinted postcard showing workmen building up the levee during high water on the Red River at the foot of the Murray Street bridge in Alexandria.

The railroad track dates back to 1835 and is the original road bed of the first railroad west of the Mississippi and the second railroad in the United States.

 

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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