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Cabildo Restoration (1991)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1991-12-06

Duration: 00:05:11

Subjects: Cabildo, The (New Orleans, La.) | Louisiana State Museum | HISTORIC PRESERVATION


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Carboni, Tamara Interviewee
  • Sefcik, James Interviewee
  • Hangar, Kimberly Interviewee


This segment from the December 6, 1991, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on the restoration efforts at the Cabildo in New Orleans following a 1988 fire that destroyed the third floor of the building. She interviews: Tamara Carboni of the Louisiana State Museum; James Sefcik, Cabildo curator; and Kimberly Hangar of the Louisiana State Museum. Host: Robert Collins