Louisiana French Money Gave The South the Name of “Dixie”

The GazetteOctober 5, 1939 Louisiana and the City of New Orleans gave to the South the name of DIXIE -- and today the whole Southland in the eyes of persons the world over is Dixie. It all began way back in 1833, a half dozen years before Farmerville and Union Parish were born. In that … Continue reading Louisiana French Money Gave The South the Name of “Dixie”

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Memories of Farmerville

https://youtu.be/TfxAzmUmKLs   Union Museum of History and Art in Farmerville, Louisiana proudly presents this 2017 short historical documentary "Memories of Farmerville" which commemorates the town's 175th anniversary by presenting recollections and images of life in the town and rural northeastern Louisiana from the 1930's to the 1970's. Featuring four interviews with key townspeople and photographs … Continue reading Memories of Farmerville