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Dave Treen

Louisiana Legends Gala

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Awards

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2007-06-24

Duration: 00:08:46

Subjects: Treen, David C., 1928-2009 | Politics | Louisiana Governors

Contributors:

  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Casey, Tom Interviewee
  • Lunceford, Cynthia Interviewee
  • Nungesser, Sally Interviewee

Description

This segment from the 2007 Louisiana Legends Gala features a profile and a speech by Dave Treen accepting his recognition as a Louisiana Legend. Treen served in the United States House of Representatives from 1973-1980 and as the Governor of Louisiana from 1980-1984. The profile includes interviews with former State Senator Tom Casey, his daughter, Cynthia Lunceford, and his former press secretary, Sally Nungesser. Host: Beth Courtney