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La. Treasures: Jax Brewery

Art Rocks!

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Art

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2018-01-19

Duration: 00:01:47

Subjects: Breweries | Historic buildings

Contributors:

  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Wiese, Jason Interviewee

Description

This “Louisiana Treasures” segment from the January 19, 2018, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” focuses on the Jax Brewery building in New Orleans, the former home of the Jackson Brewing Company. It includes an interview with Jason Wiese, a curator and associate director of the Historic New Orleans Collection, who discusses the history and enduring legacy of the building. Host: James Fox-Smith