Saturday, September 16, 2017

Two New Libraries Dedicated On The Same Day

In July of 1973, the St. Tammany Parish Library System held dedication ceremonies for two of its newly-built libraries on the same day. Those were the ones in Mandeville and Lacombe, and a number of official dignitaries turned out for the occasion. Here are some photographs and an article.

Click on the images to make them larger. 

Some of the guests on hand for the library dedication ceremonies.

The article above contains some amazing comments by well-known parish personalities.

See also:

The Beginnings of the Library System

The new Lacombe library