“Stories of a Rivertown: Covington, La at 200 Years” 
By C. Howard Nichols.

Books can be mailed anywhere in the US for $40,including shipping. Check or money orders to: C. Howard Nichols, 406 General Pershing, Hammond, LA 70401.


"St. Tammany Parish: L'Autre Cote Du Lac" 

by Steve Ellis 
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 Artists, Writers & Other Talented People

of the Tammany Family

By Ron Barthet



Other books about St. Tammany Parish available on



The History of Sun

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The Cartoon Maps of Ron Barthet

An 8 1/2 by 11 inch picture book featuring the cartoon pictorial maps drawn by Ron Barthet over the past 35 years. Illustrations include many maps of St. Tammany towns: Covington, Mandeville, Folsom, Lacombe, Slidell and Pearl River. 

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History of St. Tammany Parish

From the Time of Colonialization

of  Louisiana By The French

An extensive history of early St. Tammany Parish is featured in this book, a reprint of a lengthy article in the Sept. 4, 1926, issue of the St. Tammany Farmer newspaper. 83 Pages, 6 inch by 9 inch.


Sharing Family Memories 

Sharing Family Memories is an important aspect to any family, and this book, a Guide To Recording Treasured Remembrances, will help set the stage for interviewing and recording the recollections of elder family members. 
With all the alternatives for recording these days, audio, video, cell phone, etc., this book offers information on how to best preserve family memories in ways that can be easily archived, easily retrieved, and enjoyed for centuries to come.


The Southern Hotel: 

A Covington Legacy

An overview of the history of the Southern Hotel, its beginnings, its impact on downtown Covington over the years, and its rebirth.