Brooks Read on His Films Promoting Tourism for the Louisiana Tourism Commission
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Department of State
Date Issued: Circa 1972
Subjects: Read, William "Brooks," 1926-1991 | Louisiana Tourist Commission | Albany, Livingston Parish, Louisiana | Hungarian Harvest Festival | Cajun culture | Brooks Read & Associates
- Read, Brooks Reporter
Brooks Read promotional piece for the Louisiana Tourism Commission. Read speaks about two films produced by Brooks Read & Associates to promote Louisiana's cultural and scenic attractions, a brief survey of 20 years involvement in Louisiana politics by the Public Affairs Research Council, and a commercial for Cajun Country Frozen Foods. Read then mentions two other films produced by Brooks Read & Associates for national broadcasting, the first for NBC on Cajun cultural heritage and customs during the Christmas season, and the second on the annual Hungarian Harvest Festival in Albany, Louisiana.