Friday, November 17, 2017

100 Years Ago This Week

What was going on 100 years ago this week? Madisonville was chosen as a site to build steel ships for the war effort, Slidell Baptist Church celebrated its 25th anniversary and Mandeville raised record donation.

CLICK HERE for a link to the St. Tammany Farmer edition of November 17, 1917. The link is provided by the Library of Congress and its Chronicling America service.

Click on the images below to see larger versions of the pictures.