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History & Conservation of New Orlean's St. Louis Cemeteries

Event Type: Adult
Date: 6/1/2013
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM
Description:
 Daniel Hammer from the Williams Research Center in New Orleans will discuss the history and architecture of the Big Easy’s oldest and most iconic cemeteries, which date back as early as 1788. These important monuments to New Orleans’ history and culture are threatened, due to exposure, vandalism and overuse. This talk will touch on the conservation of these cemeteries and the outlook for their future.
Saturday, June 5 1:00-2:00 pm
South Regional Library Auditorium 981-1028
Library: South Regional Library