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January

Date Time Description
Through Jan. 24 All Day Exhibition Cooperative Extension at LSU: Commemorating the Centennial of the Smith-Lever Act of 1914

A cooperative exhibition presented by LSU Libraries, LSU College of Agriculture, and the LSU AgCenter. The story of cooperative extension at LSU is told through photographs, oral histories, published materials, manuscript and archival records, rare books, and ephemera from every major collection in Special Collections. Selected items highlight the diverse experiences of Louisianans over the past century in rural and urban regions, from a variety of cultural and ethnic backgrounds.
Jan. 12 All Day Exhibition

“A la Militaire” – The Battle of New Orleans
A Bicentennial Commemoration, 1815-2015

Selected documents from LSU Libraries Special Collections give insight into this pivotal battle
in the War of 1812, the young American nation's first true test of military and political power.