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Ernest Gaines (1990)

Louisiana Legends Gala



Genre: Event

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-12-08

Duration: 00:06:48

Subjects: Gaines, Ernest J., 1933- | Authors


  • Weill, Gus Host
  • Gaines, Ernest Speaker


This segment from the Louisiana Legends Gala held on October 13, 1990, features a speech by Ernest Gaines accepting his recognition as a Louisiana Legend. Gaines is the author of several novels, including “The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman.” Host: Gus Weill