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Inventor Harry Desoto Profile (1990)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Monroe, Ouachita Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1990-11-23

Duration: 00:03:01

Subjects: Paddle steamers


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Duhe, Jeff Reporter
  • Desoto, Harry Interviewee


This segment from the November 23, 1990, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Jeff Duhe’s profile of inventor Harry Desoto, who built a paddle wheeler using a Toyota engine. Host: Robert Collins