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West Baton Rouge Museum (2020)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Port Allen, West Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2020-07-10

Duration: 00:06:03

Subjects: West Baton Rouge Museum | Museum exhibits | African Americans | Slavery


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Fortenberry, Rex Q. Editor
  • Bergeron, Angelique Interviewee


This segment from the July 10, 2020, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s interview with Angelique Bergeron, the director of the West Baton Rouge Museum in Port Allen. She discusses the recent updates to the tour “Cuttin’ Cane Ain’t All We Do: From Slavery to Civil Rights” in order to tell the full story of African American life from antebellum Louisiana through the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s.