Louisiana State Archives Research Library reopens


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BATON ROUGE, La. (BRProud.com) – The Louisiana State Archives Research Library on Wednesday reopened with restrictions and celebrated the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, which gave women voting rights, with a special exhibit.

The exhibit is called “Geaux Vote, Louisiana!” It celebrates women’s suffrage and offers information regarding the history of women in Louisiana politics.

Patrons can visit the library by appointment only, and people can only stay for two consecutive hours, according to a media release about the reopening. The facility is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

All visitors must wear a mask, and groups of ten or more people will not be permitted in the Archives.

For more information, call (225) 922-1000.


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