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Super Bowl XXIV in New Orleans (1990)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-01-26

Duration: 00:07:03

Subjects: Economy | Tourism | Super Bowl XXIV


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Ryan, Timothy Interviewee
  • Barthelemy, Sidney Interviewee
  • Daquila, Janet Interviewee
  • Spyridon, Butch Interviewee
  • McNeil, Ed Interviewee
  • Gianna, Beverly Interviewee


This segment from the January 26, 1990, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s report on the economic impact of Super Bowl XXIV in New Orleans on Louisiana’s tourism industry. He interviews: Dr. Timothy Ryan, an economics professor at the University of New Orleans (UNO); New Orleans Mayor Sidney Barthelemy; Janet Daquila of the state tourism office; Butch Spyridon of the Baton Rouge Convention and Visitors Bureau; Ed McNeil of the New Orleans Tourist and Convention Commission; and Beverly Gianna, New Orleans tourism director. Host: Robert Collins