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Vermilionville (1990)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-03-23

Duration: 00:03:09

Subjects: Vermilionville | Tourism | Cajun culture | Museums


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Floyd, David Interviewee
  • Rambin, Marcel Interviewee
  • Marks, Chris Interviewee
  • Broussard, John T. Interviewee
  • Comeaux, Janis Interviewee


This segment from the March 23, 1990, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s visit to Vermilionville, a new living history museum in Lafayette that aims to preserve Acadian and Creole culture. He interviews: David Floyd, curator; Marcel Rambin, decoy carver; Chris Marks, blacksmith; John T. Broussard, butcher; and Janis Comeaux, guide. Host: Robert Collins