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La. Treasures: Taxidermy Exhibit (2019)

Art Rocks!



Genre: Art

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2019-01-18

Duration: 00:03:25

Subjects: Taxidermy | Museum exhibits | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.). Museum of Natural Science | Animals


  • Fox-Smith, James Host
  • Kendrick, Dorothy Producer
  • Brumfield, Robb Interviewee


This “Louisiana Treasures” segment from the January 18, 2019, episode of the series “Art Rocks!” focuses on the taxidermy collection at the LSU Museum of Natural Science in Baton Rouge. It includes an interview with Dr. Robb Brumfield, the museum director, who discusses the animals featured in the collection, including the original Mike the Tiger mascot. Host: James Fox-Smith