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La. Treasures: 1984 World’s Fair Quilt (2016)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2016-12-16

Duration: 00:02:24

Subjects: Louisiana State Archives | QUILTS | Arts | Louisiana World Exposition (1984: New Orleans, La.)


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Harrison, Doug Interviewee


This “Louisiana Treasures” segment from the December 16, 2016, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” focuses on a quilt made for the 1984 World’s Fair in New Orleans that is on display at the Louisiana State Archives in Baton Rouge. It includes an interview with Doug Harrison, a conservator at the State Archives, who discusses the history of the quilt. Host: James Fox-Smith