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Giving the Cajuns a Lift:
The Acadian Handicraft Project (1942 -1962)

Exhibit Dates: February 27 - June 30, 2000



"Acadian Craftsmen:
Into the New Millennium"
Exhibition Opening Event
A forum of Acadian Handicraft Project participants and their contemporary counterparts will explore the project’s influence on the lives of those involved and on craft work in Louisiana today.
Sunday, February 27, 2 p.m.
Room 115 Human Ecology Building
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge
Forum and Reception Open and Free to the Public

The information contained in this virtual scrapbook was taken from the publication that was issued in conjunction with the exhibition. The exhibition was funded in part through a grant from the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities. School of Human Ecology and Friends of the LSU Textile & Costume Museum also provided support for this exhibition and related activities. Dr. Monica Santaella compiled this virtual scrapbook.

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