Collection 608 - LSU Shreveport

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Collection 608 - LSU Shreveport
Collection 608
Henry Langston McEachern Photographic Collection, 1941-2008.
Box
Photo No.
Description
Date
I. PHOTOGRAPH ALBUMS
Best of 1955
1
1.
Private First Class M.D. Boyette, U.S. Marine Corps, kisses
his wife Irene while daughter Rita Sue hugs his leg
Aug. 29, 1950
2.
1949 Shreveport Soapbox Derby champion Paul M. Jeter,
12, of 2739 Lindholm Street, proudly displays his W.F.
Armstrong award sitting in his racer “R.S.J.O.” (#11)
sponsored by the Junior Optimists
Jul. 23, 1949
3.
1950 Shreveport Soapbox Derby champion Gerry Woolley,
12, of 2829 Elm Street, proudly displays his T. H. Keating
award sitting in his racer “Black Magic” (#15)
Jul. 22, 1950
4.
“Just Married”: Mr. and Mrs. John Mahoney, Jr. married
atop the Ferris wheel at the La. State Fair
Oct. 28, 1949
5.
Boy wearing large Shreveport fire chief’s helmet
n.d.
Children in cowboy outfits
n.d.
6.-7.
8.
Dickie Sorenson, State Fair midget, entertains John Burnett
at Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
9.
A pair of midgets with a Graflex camera
10.
Stern-wheel steamer General John Newton
11.
Priest looks at the Declaration of Independence
12.
Balloon Parade, inflating kangaroo character
13.-14.
15.
16.-17.
Locks on a Louisiana river
Oct. 21, 1949
n.d.
Nov. 25, 1955
n.d.
Dec. 3, 1948
Nov. 1955
Beck Building under construction
Apr. 22, 1955
Huey P. Long statue and State Capital building, Baton
Rouge, La.
May 16, 1955
1
18.
Man wearing pith helmet sitting on wheel barrow in trench
n.d.
19.
Old Absinthe House, Rue Bourbon/Rue Bienville, French
Quarter, New Orleans, La.
Jan. 23, 1955
20.
French Quarter, New Orleans, La.
Jan. 23, 1955
21.
Adam Comeaux’s Lounge & Bar, intersection of Toulouse
and Royal, French Quarter, New Orleans, La.
Jan. 23, 1955
22.-23.
Adam Comeaux’s Lounge & Bar (front view), intersection
of Toulouse and Royal, French Quarter, New Orleans, La.
Jan. 23, 1955
24.
Old Absinthe House, Rue Bourbon/Rue Bienville, French
Quarter, New Orleans, La.
Jan. 23, 1955
25.
Bearded fiddle player in Jackson Square, French Quarter,
New Orleans, La.
Jan. 23, 1955
26.
Jackson Square, French Quarter, New Orleans, La.
Jan. 23, 1955
27.
Acrobatic sailors
28.
Movie presentation at Chamber of Commerce luncheon,
Washington-Youree Hotel
Oct. 17, 1954
29.
Dee’s Photo Supply store, 420 Market Street, interior view
Aug. 22, 1952
30.-32.
Theatre: “The Lady’s Not For Burning,” Courtyard Players
Apr. 9, 1952
n.d.
33.
Clapping/squatting children
n.d.
34.
KWKH-TV filming safety show
n.d.
35.-36.
Lone Star Steel Company, Tex.
Jun. 10, 1953
37.
Child in cowboy outfit cuddling a kitten
38.
Elephant walk at Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey
Circus, State Fair Grounds
Oct. 26, 1955
39.
Harry C. Knode displays handful of miniature pistols,
Louisiana Gun Collectors Assn.
May 30, 1954
40.
Building illuminated at night
2
n.d.
n.d.
41.
U.S. Air Force Air Policeman guarding B-47 Stratojet
bombers at Barksdale AFB, La.
42.
Goat and toucan
n.d.
43.
Goat
n.d.
44.
Doe and fawn
n.d.
45.
Horse and pony
n.d.
46.
Horse and rider jumping hurdles
n.d.
47.
Tiger leaping through ring of fire at Clyde Beatty Circus
48.
Bird bathing in a sink
n.d.
49.
Deer
n.d.
Buffaloes
n.d.
Steer and farmer
n.d.
53.-54.
Polar Bears
n.d.
55.-56.
Young mockingbirds in the nest
57.-58.
Balloon v. needle
n.d.
59.
Barksdale Theatre illuminated at night
n.d.
60.
Two unidentified boys
50.-51.
52.
Feb. 8, 1955
Mar. 13, 1948
Jun. 1952
Nov. 29, 1955
Best of 1956 (Aviation)
Lockheed Constellation airplane, “City of Havana,”
Chicago and Southern Air Lines at Shreveport, front and
rear views
n.d.
63.
U.S. Air Force F-86 Sabre fighter aircraft at air show
n.d.
64.
Two U.S. Air Force F-80 Shooting Star fighter aircraft in
flight
n.d.
65.
Douglas DC-4, “City of San Juan,” Chicago and Southern
Air Lines at Shreveport Downtown Airport at night
Feb. 17, 1948
61.-62.
3
2
66.
Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber at Air Force Day air
show, Barksdale AFB
Sep. 18, 1948
67.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Downtown looking north toward
Red River and Downtown Airport
n.d.
68.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Confederate Memorial Medical
Center under construction
n.d.
69.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Booker T. Washington High
School under construction; Milam Street Technical School
in lower left
May 5, 1950
70.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Construction of Allen-DalzellLinwood overpass looking south
n.d.
71.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Overton Brooks Veterans
Affairs (VA) Hospital under construction
n.d.
72.
Acrobat suspended from a helicopter in flight of Aut
Swenson’s Thrillcade Stunt Circus
Oct. 30, 1950
73
Jesse Ray Batty peers into a U.S. Air Force P-84 jet fighter
at the Air Force Day air show, Barksdale AFB
Sep. 18, 1948
74.-78.
Crash of the Grumman Mallard seaplane operated by United
Gas Co. at Wallace Lake; 12 people killed, including
Randolph Querbes, Sr., Justin R. Querbes, Sr., R.H.
Hargrove, John B. Atkins, Sr., E. Bernard Weiss, J.P.
Evans, and Thomas E. Braniff
Jan. 10, 1954
79.-84.
Firemen battle fire engulfing a Convair CV-340-42 cargo
aircraft (registration # N8420H) operated by United Gas Co.
at Shreveport Regional Airport
Oct. 19, 1955
85.
U.S. Air Force B-47E Stratojet bomber takes off from
Barksdale AFB, La. with rocket assist device
Jun. 12, 1956
86.-92.
Aerial refueling of a U.S. Air Force B-47E Stratojet bomber
from a KC-97 over Bossier Base/Barksdale AFB, La.
Jun. 5, 1956
93.
U.S. Air Force B-36 Peacemaker bomber in flight over
Barksdale AFB, Air Force Day air show
Sep. 18, 1948
94.
Aerial view of State Fair Grounds (“one of a kind photo”)
Oct. 26, 1955
4
95.
Aerial view of downtown Shreveport looking east toward
First Baptist Church and Caddo Parish Courthouse
n.d.
96.
U.S. Navy SNJ training aircraft landing on the training
carrier USS Monterey (CVL-26) off Pensacola, Florida
Dec. 1955
Best of 1957
97.-99.
General Curtis E. LeMay, commander-in-chief, Strategic
Air Command, and Major General George W. Mundy,
commander, Second Air Force, at Barksdale AFB, La.
(also see photo #900)
Jun. 20, 1957
100.
U.S. Air Force C-123 Provider cargo aircraft taxiing and
landing
n.d.
101.
Baseball, Shreveport Sports
Aug. 11, 1956
102.
Football, unidentified teams
Nov. 23, 1956
103.
Basketball, college: LSU v. Centenary
n.d.
104.
Basketball, college: Cowboys v. unidentified team
n.d.
105.
Basketball, college: Loyola v. Tech
n.d.
106.
Basketball, college: Loyola v. Tech
n.d.
107.
Basketball, college: Cowboys v. unidentified team
n.d.
108.
Basketball, college: Furman v. VMI
Dec. 26, 1956
109.
Basketball, college: Furman v. VMI
n.d.
110.
Basketball, college: Furman v. Centenary
n.d.
111.
Crash of U.S. Navy Grumman F6F-5 “Hellcat” fighter
aircraft near the old Dixie Overland Road in Bossier
Parish; pilot Chief Petty Officer Loren (Mick) Purnell
escapes injury with a smile
Feb. 6, 1957
112.
Shreveport Mayor James C. Gardner, Bill Evans, and
Samuel G. Wiener, Sr. inspecting remodeled Municipal
Auditorium
Oct. 15, 1956
5
113.-115.
Bossier Parish officials inspect the Holiday Supper Club
Jan. 25, 1957
116.
Tornado damage at Princeton, La.; State Trooper Noland
A. Strange with rescued kitten, only survivor in the house
where Allison “Jim” Law and Mary Ann Law were killed
Jan. 22, 1957
Tornado damage at Princeton, La.
Jan. 22, 1957
Earthen dam on Ivan Lake burst by heavy rains
Feb. 6, 1957
121.-122.
Truck v. motorcycle wreck at Gilbert and Gregg Streets;
15-year old C.E. Byrd High School student John Michon
injured
May 28, 1956
123.-124.
Marian McKnight, Miss America 1957, arrives at
Shreveport Regional Airport
Mar. 8, 1957
125.-127.
Double car wreck at night, unidentified location
128.-138.
Aerial views of flooding of Sabine and Red Rivers
139.-140.
U.S. Army troops from Fort Polk reinforce a levee with
sandbags at East Point, La.
141.-142.
Ground views of flooding of Sabine and Red Rivers
May 1-3, 1957
143.-144.
Gene Autry, seated on horse, and Gail Davis (Annie
Oakley) arrive at Shreveport Downtown Airport; met by
Tommy Steiner, producer of the RCA World
Championship Rodeo
May 14, 1957
145.
Mr. and Mrs. Carroll May and baby, Tri-State Singing
Convention, Municipal Auditorium (“American Gothic”)
Apr. 21, 1956
146.
Secretary of Defense Charles E. Wilson speaks at the
U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Va.
1957
147.
Joe Rosenthal, Iwo Jima photographer, at the U.S.
Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington, Va.
1957
148.-149.
RCA World Championship Rodeo inside Hirsch
Memorial Coliseum, Shreveport
May 15, 1957
117.-119.
120.
3
n.d.
May 3-14, 1957
May 3, 1957
Best of 1958
150.-152.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Downtown looking north toward
6
Mar. 21, 1956
Red River and Downtown Airport
153.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Downtown looking east toward
three bridges over Red River
Mar. 21, 1956
154.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Confederate Memorial Medical
Center
Mar. 8, 1956
155.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Gilbert Drive looking east to
Madison Park Shopping Center and Querbes Park Golf
Course
Mar. 8, 1956
156.
Aerial view of Shreveport: East Kings Highway and
Southfield Road looking north to future site of Shreve
Island Subdivision and shopping center
Mar. 8, 1956
157.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Sunset Acres neighborhood
looking north toward Atlas Processing Company plant and
Cross Lake
Feb. 8, 1958
158.-159.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Big Chain store at Hollywood
Avenue and Mansfield Road
Feb. 8, 1958
160.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Hollywood Avenue and
Mansfield Road looking west to Big Chain store and Sunset
Acres neighborhood beyond
Feb. 8, 1958
161.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Murphy Street and Texas
Avenue looking east beyond City Hall on left and State
Building on right
Feb. 8, 1958
162.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Intersection of Howell Street and
Line Avenue (Princess Place), Princess Park in upper right
and New Way Laundry & Dry Cleaning Company in lower
left
Feb. 8, 1958
163.-166.
Harold “Happy” Kellems the circus clown
Sep. 12, 1957
167.-171.
Views of mountain scenery/lakes, Grand Teton, Wyoming
1957
172.-176.
Views of mountain scenery, Bryce Canyon National Park,
Utah
1957
177.
Cypress trees
n.d.
178.
Train wreck/derailment north of Mansfield near Holly, La.
7
Nov. 2, 1957
[KCS Railroad]
179.
180.-181.
182.
Nov. 6, 1957
Rockland Beau (“Rock”), English setter
Nov. 4, 1957
Deer on the side of a road
n.d.
183.-185.
Train v. car wreck at Airline Drive-Illinois Central
Crossing, Bossier City; Lt. Col. John C. Lewis and his wife,
Sadie Cappel Lewis killed
Nov. 19, 1957
186.-188.
Deputies George W. D’Artois and Homer Bryant
interviewing Dorothy Reed, 18, and Ray Harris, 17, in
Caddo Parish jail for armed robbery
Nov. 20, 1957
189.-190.
Crash of U.S. Air Force B-47E bomber on south end of the
Barksdale AFB runway; 4 airmen killed; fire trucks battle
the flames
Dec. 6, 1957
191.
Crash of civilian Beechcraft Twin-Bonanza aircraft on
Beene Plantation; pilot Lloyd E. “Pete” Williams killed
Dec. 15, 1957
Harold K. Vollrath and his model railroad/trains
Dec. 13, 1957
194.
Tornado damage at Cotton Belt community near Waldo,
Ark.
Dec. 19, 1957
195.-196.
Butane tanker truck of Holicer Gas Co. Inc. on fire after
collision with a car at 200 block of Spring Street
Jan. 13, 1958
197.-200.
Crash of U.S. Air Force TF-102A jet fighter trainer near
Dixie, La.; 1 airman killed
Jan. 18, 1958
201.-203.
Jodie A. Horton bleeding after being stabbed in the head by
Frank J. Plankey at Wholesale Liquor Co., 201 Texas Street
Apr. 7, 1958
204.-212.
Aerial views of flooding from Black Bayou near Oil City
and Belcher, La.
May 8-9, 1958
Houseboat on Ouachita River in Monroe, La.
May 23, 1958
Firemen battle fire at Virginia-Carolina Chemical
Corporation, 1801 Kings Highway; Fire Captain E. H.
Sep. 13, 1958
192.-193.
4
Bombing and Navigation Competition: U.S. Air Force Air
Policeman with rifle guarding B-47 Stratojet bombers and
British Avro Vulcan bombers at Pinecastle AFB, Fla.
213.
214.-216.
8
Cheek injured
217.
Car wreck at intersection of Anniston and Leo Avenues; 3
car pileup; 6 injured
218.
Cowboy seated on horse at carnival/fair/ rodeo
Jul. 3, 1958
n.d.
219.-227.
Arrival of first U.S. Air Force B-52F Stratofortress bomber,
“State of Louisiana” (serial #57-0153), at Barksdale AFB,
La.; views on approach, landing/parachute deployment and
stationary
Aug. 14, 1958
228.-229.
U.S. Air Force B-52F Stratofortress bomber in flight
Dec. 12, 1958
230.
U.S. Air Force KC-97 aircraft at Barksdale AFB, La. with
B-52F Stratofortress bomber flying overhead
n.d.
231.-232.
Advertisement, M. Levy Co., “Codakool” wash n’ wear
suits: Children spill drinks on Joseph O. Lodestro sitting on
a park bench behind the Shreveport courthouse
May 15, 1958
233.-238.
National parks/great outdoors, unidentified locations
239.
Thomas Jefferson National Memorial, Washington, D.C.
n.d.
Apr. 10, 1956
Best of 1959
5
240.-260.
Habeas corpus hearing/release from mental institution for
Governor Earl K. Long at Covington, La.; Jack P.F.
Gremillion, attorney general of Louisiana; Lt. Governor
Lethar Frazar; Major General Raymond F. Hufft, adjutant
general of Louisiana; Long’s chief counsel Arthur Sims;
among others in photos
Jun. 26, 1959
261.-262.
Shreveport Chamber of Commerce Goodwill Tour, left to
right: State Senator William M. Rainach, Governor Earl K.
Long, and former governor Jimmie Davis in Marksville, La.
Apr. 23, 1959
263.
Earl K. Long “on the stump”
n.d.
264.
Basketball, unidentified teams
n.d.
265.
Crying boy gets a smallpox vaccination while apprehensive
girl watches, Jewella Elementary School
May 1, 1959
266.-274.
Train v. cement mixer truck wreck at Bodcau Siding
Jun. 30, 1959
9
[Illinois Central Railroad]; truck driver Arthur Oliver killed
and train derailed
275.-276.
Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus inside
Memorial Coliseum, Shreveport; acrobats and human
cannonball
Feb. 13, 1959
277.
Actress Gail Davis (Annie Oakley) rehearsing for the RCA
World Championship Rodeo in Shreveport
Mar. 31, 1959
278.-284.
RCA World Championship Rodeo inside Hirsch Memorial
Coliseum, Shreveport; clowns, calf roping, and bull riding
Apr. 2, 1959
285.
Berliet six-wheeled oilfield truck
Apr. 16, 1959
286.
Carl McBroom injured in explosion of electrical control
panel in basement of the Slattery Building
Jan. 15, 1959
287.-293.
Crash of U.S. Air Force C-124A cargo aircraft carrying
three nuclear weapons, Barksdale AFB, La.
Jul. 6, 1959
294.-298.
Salt mine in Winnfield, La.
Jul. 23, 1959
299.
Two men playing harmonicas
n.d.
300.-302.
Earl K. Long speaking in Haynesville, La. for reelection as
governor
Aug. 24, 1959
303.-310.
Firemen battle fire at the Cooper Building, 700 block of
Texas Street
Aug. 31, 1959
311.
Firemen battle fire at the Cooper Building, 700 block of
Texas Street; Asst. Fire Chief T.G. Mangham takes a break
Aug. 31, 1959
312.-313.
Firemen battle fire at the Cooper Building, 700 block of
Texas Street; firemen receive medical treatment
Aug. 31, 1959
314.
Actress Carol Lynley
Oct. 28, 1959
315.
Actor Johnny Mack Brown, actress Carol Lynley, and
pianist John Browning
Oct. 28, 1959
316.
U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds aerial demonstration team,
F-100C Super Sabre; Major J.A. Robinson seated in aircraft
in foreground
Feb. 6, 1959
10
Best of 1960
6
317.-319.
Firemen battle fire engulfing a duplex at 328-330 Griffin
Street
Feb. 28, 1960
320.-321.
Governor Jimmie Davis, inauguration day in Baton Rouge,
La.; Associate Justice of the State Supreme Court Joe B.
Hamiter administers oath
May 10, 1960
322.-323.
Governor Jimmie Davis, inauguration day
May 10, 1960
324.
Governor Jimmie
inauguration day
Davis
325.
View of crowd, Governor Jimmie Davis’ inauguration day
May 10, 1960
326.-328.
Earl K. Long, outgoing governor, and Governor Jimmie
Davis, inauguration day
May 10, 1960
329.-331.
U.S. Air Force firemen conduct training/demonstration at
Barksdale AFB, La.
May 27, 1960
332.
Acrobats suspended from a helicopter in flight, Royal
American Shows troupe entertaining children at
Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
Oct. 27, 1960
333.
Stern-wheel tugboat Joe S. and its 110-foot barge stuck on a
sandbar on the Red River below Natchitoches, La.
Aug. 15, 1960
334.
Hoagy Carmichael
Jan. 30, 1960
335.-336.
Eclipse of the Moon
Sep. 3, 1960
337.-349.
Vice President Richard M. Nixon campaigning for president
in Lafayette, La. (also see photo #901)
Sep. 24, 1960
350.-352.
Body of former governor Earl K. Long lays in state in Baton
Rouge, La.
Sep. 7, 1960
353.-354.
Arrest of Salvador Miciotto during police raid of a Cross
Lake gambling den
Sep. 28, 1960
355.
Dr. Wernher von Braun discusses third generation space
rockets at the Washington-Youree Hotel
Sep. 30, 1960
356.
Commercial fisherman hauls in his net on Cross Lake
Aug. 25, 1960
11
and
wife
Alvern
Davis,
May 10, 1960
357.
Actor King Donovan and his wife, actress Imogene Coca
(star of musical comedy Once Upon a Mattress)
Dec. 9, 1960
358.
Actress Imogene Coca (star of musical comedy Once Upon
a Mattress)
Dec. 9, 1960
359.
Actor Edward Everett Horton (star of musical comedy Once
Upon a Mattress)
Dec. 9, 1960
360.-362.
Car wreck on bank of Old River off 3100 block of East
Kings Highway; overturned 1957 Chevrolet Nomad station
wagon and three injured teenagers: Lynn Levin, Sherry
Whitehurst, and John Durham
Dec. 10, 1960
363.-365.
Firemen battle fire at two warehouse and shop buildings in
1200 block of Texas Street
Nov. 11, 1960
Buffaloes on Meade Reservation, South Dakota
Jun. 22, 1960
366.
Best of 1961
367.-394.
Ku Klux Klan meeting on Black Lake near Coushatta, La.
Feb. 15, 1961
395.-396.
R. E. Davis, National Imperial Wizard of the Original
Knights of the Ku Klux Klan
Feb. 9, 1961
397.
Police remove a burned Ku Klux Klan cross from the lawn
of U.S. Rep. Overton Brooks’ (D-La.) home in Shreveport
Feb. 9, 1961
398.
RCA World Championship Rodeo inside Hirsch Memorial
Coliseum, Shreveport
Apr. 8, 1961
399.
Actor Allen Case (Clay McChord – TV show The Deputy)
Apr. 4, 1961
400.
Harry King, secretary of Ark-La-Tex Gun Collectors Assn.,
fires a British flintlock rifle
Jul. 23, 1961
401.-404.
Arrival of four “freedom riders” in Shreveport to test
segregated bus facilities: Reverend B. Elton Cox, Bliss
Anne Malone, Reverend John Curtis Raines, and Janet
Reinitz
Jul. 14-16, 1961
405.
Arrest of R.E. Davis, National Imperial Wizard of the
Original Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, and fingerprinting by
the Shreveport Police
Apr. 6, 1961
12
7
NASA space exhibit in Agriculture Building at State Fair
Grounds
Nov. 21, 1961
Girl with tiger cub/reflection in mirror
Nov. 22, 1961
Six Flags Over Texas, Dallas, Tex.
Aug. 4, 1961
437.
Jim Leslie, Times journalist, and Traffic Officer Walter C.
Spivey as witnesses for the prosecution in liquor case
against Ernest Palmisano, operator of Ernie’s Stables Club
Nov. 22, 1961
438.
Boy dressed as Confederate soldier with toy sword and
cannon
Nov. 29, 1961
439.
Boy with toy laser gun and Robot Commando toy
Nov. 29, 1961
440.-445.
Dwight D. Eisenhower’s birthplace at Denison, Tex.
Feb. 20, 1961
446.-449.
Train wreck/derailment near Rodessa, La. [KCS Railroad]
Mar. 26, 1962
J. Phillip (Phil) Schierer and his television station project
for the Region 1 Science Fair at Centenary College
Mar. 17, 1962
406.-408.
409.
410.-436.
450.
451.-464.
Unidentified press photographers in New York City
n.d.
Best of 1962
8
465.-469.
Actor Lorne Greene (Ben Cartwright – TV show Bonanza)
Apr. 4, 1962
470.-471.
Actor Dan Blocker (Hoss – TV show Bonanza)
Apr. 4, 1962
472.-473.
Tornado damage to warehouse north of Taylortown, La.
Apr. 26, 1962
474.-477.
Fire destroys an abandoned building at Red River Tourist
Courts on Traffic Street, Bossier City
Jun. 6, 1962
478.-481.
Firemen battle fire at 500 block of Commerce Street,
Shreveport
Jun. 20, 1962
482.-483.
Willie Brown asleep in a doghouse
May 11, 1962
Offshore oil drilling rig on Caddo Lake
Apr. 20, 1962
Trial of Billy Sol Estes in Tyler, Tex.
Sep. 24, 1962
484.
485.-491.
13
492.
Shreveport Public Safety Commissioner George W.
D’Artois, Police Chief Harvey D. Teasley, and Capt. Earl
Doyal inspecting the Gay 90’s bar, 716 Louisiana Avenue
Nov. 15, 1962
493.
Shreveport Public Safety Commissioner George W.
D’Artois, Police Chief Harvey D. Teasley, and Capt. Earl
Doyal inspecting Orlando’s Club, 516 Commerce Street
Nov. 15, 1962
494.
Jerrell Kenneth Marlar, self-confessed murderer of Thomas
O. Bond, handcuffed in Lewisville, Ark.
Nov. 19, 1962
495.-497.
Ear drum bones
Dec. 16, 1962
498.-505.
Fire destroys Albert Meyers’ house on New Mooringsport
Road
Nov. 15, 1962
506.-508.
Train cars of U.S. Army self-propelled artillery, trucks, and
jeeps passing through Shreveport on the day after Cuban
missile bases exposed
Oct. 24, 1962
509.-510.
John Diamond, 3-year-old boy, eyes Thanksgiving turkey
during family prayer led by actor Joe Hayes
Nov. 20, 1962
511.-514.
Chandelier at First Baptist Church on Ockley Drive
Dec. 7, 1962
515.-522.
Firemen prevent Joe Procell, Jr. from committing suicide by
jumping from the superstructure of Traffic Street Bridge
Dec. 20, 1962
523.-524.
Fashion models with furs, Sherry Strausman (left) and
Linda Dowden (right)
Dec. 6, 1962
525.
Sign at Forest Park Cemetery West, Meriwether Road:
“More Things Are Wrought By Prayer Than This World
Dreams Of”
Dec. 18, 1962
526.-527.
Football, high school: C.E. Byrd High School (28) v. Fair
Park High School (0)
Nov. 22, 1962
528.
Actor Richard Arlen at Shreveport press conference for his
movie The Shepherd of the Hills
Aug. 7, 1963
529.-533.
Memorial march/civil rights disturbances in Milam and
Norma area and intervention by Shreveport riot police
Sep. 21-22, 1963
NOTE: See MMss 151 (Shreveport Police Dept. Album) for
other Langston McEachern photos of this event.
14
534.-535.
Actresses Donna Douglas (Elly May Clampett) and Irene
Ryan (Granny) (TV show Beverly Hillbillies) at RCA
World Championship Rodeo inside Hirsch Memorial
Coliseum, Shreveport
May 3, 1963
536.
Parade honoring astronaut L. Gordon Cooper, Jr. in
Houston, Tex.
May 23, 1963
Best of 1963-1964
9
537.-545.
Tornado damage at South Cross Lake, Shreveport
Apr. 24, 1964
546.-547.
Tornado damage at South Cross Lake, Shreveport; Mrs. R.
W. Hunt injured
Apr. 24, 1964
Circus inside auditorium; tightrope walkers
Nov. 26, 1962
548.
549.-552.
Fire destroys the Southern Hills Shopping Center in
Shreveport
Jan. 2, 1964
553.-554.
Arrest of Mrs. Walter Hammond (a.k.a. Evelyn Arnold) for
bank robbery
Sep. 26, 1963
555.-556.
Double car wreck at Louisiana and Snow; passenger Aaron
Banks injured
Mar. 9, 1964
557.-571.
U.S. Strike Command exercise “One Shot” near DeRidder,
La.; 101st Airborne Division makes parachute drop
Oct. 15, 1963
572.-575.
U.S. Air Force firemen train on simulated aircraft crash at
Barksdale AFB, La.
Jun. 3, 1964
576.
Harvey LeVan Cliburn plays piano for Dr. James W.
Middleton (left), pastor of First Baptist Church, and Mr.
Bradford (right)
Nov. 9, 1962
577.-578.
Harvey LeVan Cliburn in concert at First Baptist Church
Dec. 25, 1963
579.-583.
RCA World Championship Rodeo inside Hirsch Memorial
Coliseum, Shreveport; horse riding and bull riding
Apr. 2, 1964
584.
Governor John J. McKeithen, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.; Judge James E. Bolin administers oath
May 12, 1964
585.
Governor John J. McKeithen, inauguration day
May 12, 1964
15
586.
Governor John J. McKeithen and family pass through sword
cordon, inauguration day
May 12, 1964
587.
Governor John J. McKeithen and family in motorcade,
inauguration day
May 12, 1964
588.-613.
Barry Goldwater campaigning for president at Shreveport
Regional Airport
Sep. 17, 1964
614.-616.
John F. Kennedy campaigning for president in Texarkana
Sep. 13, 1960
617.-630.
President Lyndon B. Johnson, Ladybird Johnson, Ark.
Governor Orval E. Faubus, Tex. Governor John Connally,
U.S. Rep. Oren Harris (D-Ark.), and U.S. Rep. Wright
Patman (D-Tex.) unveiling John F. Kennedy memorial
plaque in Texarkana
Sep. 25, 1964
631.
Jeannie Hamel feeds a bear cub from Hamel’s Zoo
Jun. 17, 1963
632.
Car wreck at Creswell Avenue and Elmwood Street; driver
Mrs. H.L. Truly injured
Oct. 11, 1963
[Best of] 1964
10
633.-650.
Tornado damage in Larose/Bayou Lafourche, La.; offshoot
of Hurricane Hilda
Oct. 2, 1964
651.-661.
Damage from Hurricane Hilda in Morgan City and
Franklin, La.
Oct. 3, 1964
662.-669.
Alligator and its tracks in the mud at Cross Lake
670.-677.
Cypress trees at Cross Lake
Sep. 14, 1964
678.-679.
Kim Smelster and billboard: “Let Him Skip His Bath
Tonight – A Public Service For Little Boy”
Jan. 27, 1965
680.-683.
U.S. Strike Command exercise “One Shot” near DeRidder,
La.; 101st Airborne Division makes parachute drop
Feb. 26, 1965
684.-694.
Natural gas pipeline explosion in Natchitoches, La.; 17
killed, five homes destroyed
Mar. 4, 1965
695.-702.
Shreveport Police arrest escaped convict Dan Edward
Robertson
May 19, 1965
16
Sep. 14-21, 1964
703.
Shreveport Police arrest escaped convict Harry Matthew
Sliman
May 19, 1965
704.-714.
Damage from Hurricane Betsy in Baton Rouge and New
Orleans, La.
Sep. 11, 1965
715.
Sunset on Dixie Overland and Traffic Bridge on the Red
River
Oct. 15, 1964
“Disasters” (deaths, car wrecks, airplane crashes, train wrecks, fires, police arrests)
11
716.
Train v. truck wreck at Benton Highway, Bossier City
[Illinois Central Railroad]; Hartsel Farnam killed
Apr. 9, 1948
717.-718.
Car wreck on Southern Avenue; Joseph R. Rutherford killed
Dec. 3, 1948
719.-720.
Car wreck in Bickham Bayou on Cross Lake; 15-year old
C.E. Byrd High School student Henry Ann Meyer drowned
NOTE: See Collection 416 (Caddo Parish Coroner’s Office
Records, 1922-1971), folder #1567, for other Langston
McEachern photos of this event.
Dec. 26, 1949
721.
Car wreck at South Lakeshore Drive and GreenwoodMooringsport Road; Everett Tynes killed and 2 injured
Aug. 27, 1950
722.
Train v. car wreck at 1700 block of Barksdale Blvd.; 2
Barksdale AFB airmen injured
Aug. 15, 1950
723.
Car v. motor scooter wreck at Hollywood and Southern
Avenues; Stanley Conway killed and George Mockosher
injured
Aug. 17, 1948
724.-725.
Train v. car wreck at Jewella Road [Texas and Pacific
Railroad]; 2 injured
Nov. 6, 1950
726.-728.
Firemen battle fire engulfing 20 parked cars on Fannin
Street
Apr. 13, 1950
729.-731.
Firemen battle fire at Roseland Tourist Courts on Highway
80, Bossier City
Nov. 11, 1948
732.
Firemen battle fire at Hope Hughes Farmer’s Store, 520
Commerce Street
Mar. 8, 1950
733.
State Police raid illegal gambling clubs in Bossier City; 9
men arrested
Jun. 6, 1952
17
734.
Tornado damage at Warren, Ark.; locomotive pinned under
uprooted tree
Jan. 3, 1949
735.
Tornado damage at Warren, Ark.; view of downtown area
Jan. 3, 1949
736.
Tornado damage at Warren, Ark.; Locomotive 32 penned
by wreckage from a house
Jan. 3, 1949
737.-738.
U.S. Air Force firemen conduct training/demonstration on
burning B-18 aircraft fuselage at Air Force Day air show,
Barksdale AFB, La.
Sep. 18, 1948
739.-740.
Gasoline tanker truck engulfed in flames, unidentified
location
n.d.
741.-742.
Crash of U.S. Air Force B-45A jet bomber on the Roger
Wheless farm six miles north of Barksdale AFB; 2 airmen
killed
Jun. 9, 1949
743.-747.
Crash of two U.S. Air Force B-25J bombers four miles
southeast of Barksdale AFB; 2 airmen killed
Feb. 2, 1949
748.
Crash of U.S. Air Force F-80A jet fighter seven miles
northwest of Shreveport; 1 airman killed
Jul. 23, 1949
749.
Crash of civilian Piper Cub airplane at De Soto Flying
Field; injured pilot, SSgt Woodrow Holmes, surveys
wreckage
Nov. 24, 1949
750.
Crash of U.S. Air Force B-29 bomber near Highway 80;
demolished home of Mr. and Mrs. W.C. McDaniel of
Minden Road, Bossier City
Dec. 18, 1951
751.
Crash of U.S. Air Force B-29 bomber near Highway 80 in
Bossier City; 4 airmen killed
Dec. 18, 1951
752.-753.
Grover Cleveland Jackson struck by car on Marshall Street
and killed
Mar. 24, 1951
754.-755.
Train wreck/derailment near Jefferson, Tex. [Texas and
Pacific Railroad]; aerial views of wreck site
Oct. 25, 1947
756.
Train wreck/derailment near Sibley, La. [Illinois Central
Railroad]
Nov. 25, 1950
18
12
757.-765.
Train wreck/derailment near Lettsworth, La.: KCS Southern
Belle v. troop train
Aug. 10, 1951
766.
Firemen attempt unsuccessfully to resuscitate 6-year old
Roy Paul Blalock at Fair Grounds swimming pool
Jun. 19, 1950
767.
Lee Herr fails in suicide attempt by shotgun at WashingtonYouree Hotel
Jun. 5, 1951
768.
Oil well at the Lodiwick Lumber company No. 2 between
Princeton and Bellevue, La., blows out and flows over the
top during a test drill
May 10, 1947
769.
Priest gives last rites to Turner D. Griffin; crushed to death
in collapse of building canopy, Overcash cleaners, 1219
Wilkinson Street (also see photo #1021)
Feb. 4, 1951
770.
Forest fire, unidentified location
n.d.
771.
Firemen battle a house and car fire, unidentified location
n.d.
772.-774.
Firemen battle fire at the Western Auto Store at Texas and
Market Streets
Dec. 2, 1950
775.-779.
Four drown in boating accident on Red River; firemen
attempt unsuccessfully to resuscitate 18-month old Norman
Gwin, Jr.
Jul. 29, 1951
780.-783.
Train wreck/derailment near Caspiana, La. [Texas and
Pacific Railroad]
Jan. 20, 1953
784.-791.
Firemen battle fire ravaging the warehouse complex
housing Hicks Company, Inc. (101-109 Travis Street),
Hussman Refrigeration Company (400 Commerce Street),
and Wallace Paper Company (409 Commerce Street)
Jan. 17, 1953
792.-793.
Arrest of F.C. Bonner in Carthage, Tex. for armed robbery
of the Gilliam branch of the Caddo Trust and Savings bank
of Belcher
Jan. 25, 1953
794.-798.
Firemen battle forest fire near Red Chute, La.
Feb. 26, 1954
“Celebrities” (movie and TV stars, presidents, vice presidents, governors, politicians,
generals, musicians, sports personalities, etc.)
13
799.
Jackie Copper interviewed by Paul Beardsley of KRMD;
19
Oct. 7, 1947
world premiere of movie Louisiana at the Strand Theatre,
Shreveport
800.
John Gallaudet interviewed by Paul Beardsley of KRMD;
Charlie Mitchell, executive secretary to Governor Jimmie
Davis on right; world premiere of movie Louisiana at the
Strand Theatre, Shreveport
Oct. 7, 1947
801.
Roddy McDowell interviewed by Paul Beardsley of
KRMD; world premiere of movie Louisiana at the Strand
Theatre, Shreveport
Oct. 7, 1947
802.
Dottye Brown (right), Jackie Cooper (center), and June
Preisser (left); world premiere of movie Louisiana at the
Strand Theatre, Shreveport
Oct. 7, 1947
803.
Mickey Rooney flanked by Miss Frances Woodall (right)
and Miss Jo Ann Hagedorn (left)
Aug. 31, 1950
804.
Vice President Alben W. Barkley at Shreveport
Oct. 8, 1950
805.
Left to right: U.S. Rep. Overton Brooks (D-La.), ex-Senator
W.C. Feazel, Senator Russell B. Long, Vice President
Alben W. Barkley, Governor Earl K. Long, and Shreveport
Mayor Clyde E. Fant
Oct. 8, 1950
806.
Left to right: Shreveport Mayor Clyde E. Fant, U.S. Rep.
Overton Brooks (D-La.), and Vice President Alben W.
Barkley
Oct. 8, 1950
807.
Gene Autry signs autograph for young boy at Shreveport’s
Shrine Hospital
Jan. 7, 1948
808.
Gene Autry greets two young girls at Shreveport’s Shrine
Hospital
Jan. 7, 1948
809.
Reverend Billy Graham
Apr. 11, 1951
810.
General of the Army Omar N. Bradley, chief of staff of the
U.S. Army, arrives at Barksdale AFB, La.; Colonel Auby C.
Strickland, Barksdale base commander, salutes behind
Bradley
Apr. 7, 1948
811.
General of the Army Omar N. Bradley (left), chief of staff
of the U.S. Army; Lieutenant General John K. Cannon
(center), commanding general of Air Training Command at
Apr. 7, 1948
20
Barksdale AFB; Colonel Auby C. Strickland (left),
Barksdale base commander
812.
General of the Army Omar N. Bradley, chief of staff of the
U.S. Army, meets with Secretary of the Treasury John W.
Snyder at the Red River Valley Improvement Assn.
convention in Shreveport
Apr. 7, 1948
813.
Florence Bates
Dec. 26, 1949
814.
Bob Hope wearing Indian headdress
Apr. 23, 1949
815.
Bob Hope, Jerry Colonna, and Marilyn Maxwell
Nov. 26, 1950
816.
Bob Hope and Marilyn Maxwell
Nov. 26, 1950
817.
William “Bill” Odom (right), record-breaking aviator, and
W. Currey Sanders at the Downtown Airport
Apr. 19, 1949
818.
David Rubinoff plays violin for blind girl Jean at
Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
Dec. 7, 1950
819.
Governor Earl K. Long and John J. Doles examine a
blooming dogwood limb near Plain Dealing, La.
Mar. 23, 1951
820.
Governor Earl K. Long, inauguration day in Baton Rouge,
La.; Judge Cass Moss, Sr. administers oath
May 11, 1948
821.
Governor Earl K. Long, inauguration day
May 11, 1948
822.
Governor Earl K. Long, outgoing governor Jimmie Davis,
and Boy Scout Steve Anderson; Earl K. Long’s
inauguration day
May 11, 1948
823.
Governor Earl K. Long, Boy Scout Steve Anderson,
outgoing governor Jimmie Davis, and Lt. Gov. William J.
“Bill” Dodd; Earl K. Long’s inauguration day
May 11, 1948
824.
Four unidentified official visitors; Governor Earl K. Long’s
inauguration day
May 11, 1948
825.-827.
Views of the crowd at LSU Stadium, Baton Rouge, La.;
Governor Earl K. Long’s inauguration day
May 11, 1948
828.
View of the Mississippi riverfront, Baton Rouge, La.: U.S.
Navy destroyer Charles S. Sperry (DD-697), U.S. Army
May 11, 1948
21
engineer boat Attu, and Illinois Central trains; Governor
Earl K. Long’s inauguration day
829.
Left to right: U.S. Rep. Overton Brooks (D-La.), Secretary
of the Treasury John W. Snyder, and Governor-elect Earl K.
Long at Shreveport
Apr. 6, 1948
830.
Henry A. Wallace, 1948 Progressive Party presidential
candidate, at Shreveport
Sep. 2, 1948
831.
Henry A. Wallace, 1948 Progressive Party presidential
candidate, egged at KTBS-TV during a speech there
Sep. 2, 1948
832.-836.
Dwight D. Eisenhower campaigning for president at
Shreveport Regional Airport
Oct. 15, 1952
837.
Governor Robert F. Kennon, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.; Chief Justice John B. Fournet administers oath
May 13, 1952
838.
Governor Robert F. Kennon, inauguration day
May 13, 1952
839.
Governor Robert F. Kennon and wife in motorcade,
inauguration day
May 13, 1952
840.
Mr. and Mrs. John Carroll and Paul Mantz at Holiday in
Dixie
May 4, 1951
841.
John Payne
Jun. 5, 1951
842.
Roy Rogers and Ray Camp
May 5, 1956
843.-844.
Roy Rogers piloting motor boat Miss Yellow Jacket II with
Ray Camp
May 5, 1956
845.
Roy Rogers receiving key to the city from Shreveport
Mayor James C. Gardner; Bossier City Mayor Burgess E.
McCranie looks on
May 5, 1956
Roy Rogers
May 5, 1956
846.-848.
849.
Circus elephants
n.d.
850.
Emmett Kelly the circus clown
n.d.
851.
Emmett Kelly the circus clown applying makeup
22
Oct. 26, 1955
14.
852.-853.
Preston Foster
Oct. 26, 1955
854.-856.
President Harry S. Truman at baseball stadium, Kansas
City, Mo.
Apr. 13, 1955
857.-858.
President Harry S. Truman throws out first baseball, Kansas
City, Mo.
Apr. 13, 1955
859.-860.
Jerome H. “Dizzy” Dean signs autographs/speaks at
microphone
Aug. 3, 1955
861.
Jack Webb arrives at Shreveport Regional Airport
Aug. 2, 1955
862.
Jack Webb signs autograph for Ralph Walters
Aug. 2, 1955
863.-865.
Jack Webb
Aug. 2, 1955
866.-867.
Mrs. Dorothy (née Towne) Webb, wife of Jack Webb
Aug. 2, 1955
868.-869.
George Liberace arrives at Shreveport Regional Airport
Jul. 22, 1955
870.
Ray Milland, Ward Bond, and two unidentified women
Oct. 18, 1955
871.
Ward Bond
Oct. 18, 1955
872.
John Howard
n.d.
873.
Emmett Kelly the circus clown
n.d.
George Goebel and Mitzi Gaynor present Miss National
Press Photographers Association (NPPA) 1956
Apr. 10, 1956
George Goebel
Apr. 10, 1956
877.-878.
Tony Martin
Oct. 27, 1957
879.-881.
Terry Moore
Oct. 20, 1956
874.-875.
876.
882.
Three unidentified men at podium
883.
Lash LaRue and sidekick Fuzzy Q. Jones entertain crippled
children at Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
Oct. 25, 1956
884.-887.
Dennis Weaver arrives at Shreveport Regional Airport,
meets his mother Mrs. L.C. Burk and signs autograph for
fan
Apr. 10, 1958
23
n.d.
888.-891.
Tommy Sands arrives at Shreveport Regional Airport;
greets fans from the marquee of the Don Theater for the
world premiere of his movie Sing, Boy, Sing
Jan. 31, 1958
892.-893.
Dale Robertson, seated on horse, arrives at Shreveport
Regional Airport; met by Tommy Steiner, producer of the
RCA World Championship Rodeo
May 13, 1958
894.
Dale Robertson visits children in Confederate Memorial
Hospital; signs Clyde Nolen’s cast
May 16, 1958
895.
Governor Orval E. Faubus of Arkansas arrives at
Shreveport Downtown Airport
Nov. 19, 1957
Elvis Presley sings at Louisiana Hayride
Dec. 15, 1956
899.
Elvis Presley signs autograph for 9-year old “Flip” Unger of
Denton, Tex., at Captain Shreve Hotel
Dec. 15, 1956
900.
General Curtis E. LeMay, commander-in-chief, Strategic
Air Command, and Major General George W. Mundy,
commander, Second Air Force, at Barksdale AFB, La. (also
see photo #97-99)
Jun. 20, 1957
901.
Vice President Richard M. Nixon (also see photo #337-349)
n.d.
902.
Harvey LeVan Cliburn
n.d.
903.
Harvey LeVan Cliburn (color photograph)
n.d.
904.
Jean Despujols
Dec. 21, 1948
905.
Mamie Van Doren
Sep. 28, 1953
906.
Polly Riley, Women’s Southern Golf Tournament champion
May 9, 1955
907.
Mayor Clyde E. Fant and outgoing Mayor Sam S. Caldwell
Mar. 12, 1946
908.
Mayor Clyde E. Fant and wife Margaret Moos Fant board
train for Washington, D.C.
Jan. 17, 1947
909.
Former Shreveport mayors, left to right, John McWilliams
Ford, George W. Hardy, Jr., and Clyde E. Fant
Jan. 28, 1958
910.
Mayor James C. Gardner, Shreveport city expansion
Jan. 22, 1955
896.-898.
24
Mayor James C. Gardner, Shreveport’s “New Look”
Feb. 8, 1958
912.-913.
Shreveport City Council, left to right: H. Lane Mitchell,
commissioner of public works; J. Earl Downs,
commissioner of public safety; Mayor James C. Gardner;
John McWilliams Ford, commissioner of finance; Louis E.
Phelps, commissioner of public utilities
Feb. 8, 1958
914.
Mayor James C. Gardner and A. W. Hogan, building
contractor and president of Southern Builders; dedication of
new Shreveport Civic Center
Feb. 23, 1958
911.
Horse Soldiers, filming of on Cane River, 1958
915.
John Wayne and Constance Towers
Oct. 30, 1958
916.
Unidentified woman
Oct. 30, 1958
917.
Constance Towers
Oct. 30, 1958
918.
John Wayne and Constance Towers
Oct. 30, 1958
919.
John Wayne
Oct. 30, 1958
920.
William Holden
Oct. 30, 1958
921.
William Holden and Constance Towers
Oct. 30, 1958
John Ford, John Wayne and William Holden
Oct. 30, 1958
924.
John Wayne and Constance Towers
Oct. 30, 1958
925.
Unidentified actor gets beard trimmed on set
Oct. 29, 1958
John Wayne
Oct. 29, 1958
922.-923.
926.-927.
928.
William Holden and Hoot Gibson
n.d.
929.
William Holden
n.d.
930.
Jack Pennick
n.d.
931.
Hoot Gibson
n.d.
932.
Constance Towers
Oct. 29, 1958
25
933.
Hoot Gibson
934.
Willis Bouchey (far left), John Wayne, and Constance
Towers
Oct. 30, 1958
935.
John Wayne and Constance Towers
Oct. 30, 1958
936.
John Wayne
Oct. 30, 1958
937.-939.
Log cabins on set
Oct. 30, 1958
940.-941.
Horse soldiers riding in column
Oct. 30, 1958
Willis Bouchey (far left) and John Wayne
Oct. 29, 1958
942.
943.-944.
15
n.d.
John Wayne on set
n.d.
945.
John Wayne and unidentified woman
Nov. 7, 1958
946.
Danny Borzage
Nov. 7, 1958
947.
O.Z. Whitehead
Nov. 7, 1958
948.
Jack Pennick, John Ford, William Holden and film crew on
set
Nov. 7, 1958
949.
Film crew on set
Nov. 7, 1958
950.
Constance Towers
n.d.
951.
William Holden and William Leslie
n.d.
952.
Willis Bouchey
n.d.
953.
William Holden and Constance Towers
n.d.
954.
Danny Borzage
n.d.
955.
Jack Pennick (right) and two unidentified actors
n.d.
956.-960.
Firing cannons on set
n.d.
961.-965.
Horse soldiers crossing a bridge over the Cane River
n.d.
966.-976.
Demolition of a bridge over the Cane River
26
Dec. 4, 1958
977.-980.
Horse soldiers crossing a bridge over the Cane River/soldier
falls off a horse
n.d.
981.-984.
Confederate cavalry troopers ride past a cabin
n.d.
985.
Action on the set (bringing in a wounded soldier), right to
left: Constance Towers, William Leslie, and Judson Pratt
n.d.
986.
Action on the set (bringing in a wounded soldier)
n.d.
987.
Action on the set, William Leslie (second from right) and
Judson Pratt (third from right)
n.d.
988.
Action on the set, right to left: William Leslie and Judson
Pratt
n.d.
989.
John Ford on the set
n.d.
990.
John Ford and John Wayne on the set
n.d.
991.
Shreveport premier of the Horse Soldiers, Strand Theater,
left to right: William Holden, John Wayne, and Constance
Towers (this is likely a Lloyd Stilley photo)
Jun. 17, 1959
992.
John Wayne arrives at Shreveport Regional Airport to
accept the second annual Spirit of Independence Award at
the Independence Bowl; met by Leonard Phillips (right) and
Shreveport Mayor Bill Hanna (left)
Dec. 14, 1978
993.
John Wayne arrives at Shreveport Regional Airport;
embraced by friend Leonard Phillips
Dec. 14, 1978
994.
John Wayne, right and left profile views
Dec. 14, 1978
“Assorted Best of Photographs” (1940s-1950s)
995.-996.
997.
Automobile Thrill Show: Aut Swenson Thrillcade Auto
Daredevils, State Fair Grounds
n.d.
Firemen battle a house fire, unidentified location
n.d.
998.-1001
Firemen prevent Arthur C. Ballard from committing suicide
by jumping from the superstructure of Old Traffic Bridge
Apr. 20, 1954
1002.-
Shreveport Police arrest Felix Anthony Soler for armed
Dec. 31, 1954
27
16
1005.
robbery of the Highland Big Chain market
1006.
Man points to the spot at the Beech Springs community east
of Minden, La. where body of George J. Meredith was
dumped by murderer Leroy Wayne Robertson
Jan. 24, 1954
1007.1009.
Murder trial of Leroy Wayne Robertson in Minden, La.
Nov. 29, 1954
1010.1012.
Firemen battle fire at Highland Baptist Church
Jan. 26, 1955
1013.1018.
Delta Airlines DC-3 airplane crash near Waskom, Tex.; 19
killed
May 17, 1953
1019.
William D. Bowden wheeled on ambulance gurney to
hospital with third degree burns
Dec. 4, 1948
1020.
Tornado damage, unidentified location
1021.
Collapsed building canopy in front of Overcash cleaners,
1219 Wilkinson Street; Turner D. Griffin crushed to death
in mishap (also see photo #769)
1022.1029.
Aerial/ground views of flooding, unidentified location(s)
1030.1034.
U.S. Army maneuvers, Exercise Sagebrush: 3rd Infantry
Division tanks, bazooka, helicopters, assault crossing of
Red River
Nov. 29, 1955
1035.
Firemen battle fire at Pel-State Oil Company Service
Station at Kings Highway and Mansfield Road
Aug. 12, 1956
1036.
Aerial acrobats
1037.
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmy Hazlitt & His Hell Drivers,
State Fair Grounds
Jul. 4, 1949
1038.1039.
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers,
State Fair Grounds
May 11, 1947
1040.1042.
Automobile Thrill Show: Joie Chitwood Auto Daredevils,
State Fair Grounds
Oct. 27, 1949
1043.
Automobile Thrill Show: Motorcycle daredevil of Jimmy
Jul. 4, 1949
n.d.
Feb. 4, 1951
n.d.
n.d.
28
Hazlitt & His Hell Drivers crashes through a flaming wall,
State Fair Grounds
1044.
Patricia Ann Brown, Miss Holiday in Dixie for 1951
May 4, 1951
1045.
Flying Harolds trapeze artists performing at the Clyde
Beatty Circus
Mar. 13, 1948
1046.
“Peso”, six-ounce Chihuahua dog under magnifying glass
May 22, 1951
1047.
Clydesdale horses
1048.
Hearing test for young deaf girl
May 12, 1951
1049.1050.
Carnival lights at night, La. State Fair
Nov. 4, 1959
n.d.
“Assorted Best of Photographs” (1972-1979)
1051.
Firemen battle fire at Fruehauf Trailer Company, 2401
Grimmett Drive
Jul. 27, 1972
1052.1053.
Firemen battle fire at Interstate Electric Company, 1419
Culpepper Street
Oct. 5, 1972
1054.1056.
Shreveport Police tear gas home at 2718 DuPont Street
looking for murder suspect Bill Sanders
Jan. 4, 1973
1057.
Aerial view of construction in downtown Shreveport
looking east to Red River
Feb. 2, 1973
1058.
Aerial view of Interstate 20 (I-20) Bridge looking north to
downtown, Overton Brooks Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital
in lower left
Feb. 2, 1973
1059.1065.
Aerial views of flooding of the Red River and Atchafalaya
River in Avoyelles and Catahoula Parishes
Apr. 5, 1973
1066.1071.
Firemen battle fire at old Wilson’s Packing Co. building,
319 Spring Street
Dec. 17, 1974
1072.
Firemen battle fire at old Wilson’s Packing Co. building,
319 Spring Street; fireman treats cut hand of Fireman L.E.
Lupo (back to camera)
Dec. 17, 1974
1073.
Car wreck at 2900 block of Line Avenue; Shreveport police
Jan. 2, 1975
29
car driven by Patrolman E.W. Clinkscale struck car driven
by Robbie Narron
17
1074.
Car wreck at Ockley Drive and Akard Avenue; driver Oren
A. Kirkpatrick injured
Feb. 11, 1975
1075.1077.
Car wreck on Market Street; driver B.J. Miles injured
Feb. 11, 1975
1078.1081.
Truck wreck on Interstate 20 (I-20) in Bossier City; driver
Arthur E. Pierce trapped in cab
Jul. 23, 1975
1082.
Truck wreck at 1300 North Market Street; driver Bobby R.
Westmoreland uninjured
Sep. 10, 1975
1083.
Children at Creston Church
Dec. 29, 1977
1084.1102.
Train wreck/derailment at Goldonna, La.
Dec. 28, 1977
1103.1105.
Citizen’s reaction to train wreck/derailment at Goldonna,
La.: Jack E. Easley, Mr. and Mrs. Ben Gibson, and Vance
Terral
Jan. 6, 1978
1106.1108.
Cleanup/recovery of train wreck/derailment at Goldonna,
La.
Jan. 6, 1978
1109.
Car wreck on Hearne Avenue; driver Judy W. McArthur
injured while 7-year old Tonya Duncan looks on;
unidentified woman holds 7-week old daughter of Judy
McArthur
Jan. 3, 1978
1110.
Weather; winter ice at 1800 block of Highland and tree
damaged house
Jan. 6, 1978
1111.
Weather; winter ice at First Baptist Church
Jan. 6, 1978
1112.1114.
Weather; winter ice in wooded areas
Jan. 6, 1978
1115.
Weather; winter ice at 900 block of Slattery Street at
Fairfield
Jan. 11, 1978
1116.1117.
Weather; winter ice on plants
Jan. 11, 1978
30
1118.
Weather; winter ice in a suburban neighborhood
Jan. 11, 1978
1119.
Weather; winter ice in a wooded area
Jan. 11, 1978
1120.
Weather; winter ice on street sign at Lake and Spring
Streets
Jan. 25, 1978
1121.
Teenage boy rides a skateboard pulled by his dog on
Herndon Street
Jan. 24, 1978
1122.
Unidentified man at podium
1123.1127.
Crash landing of a civilian Cessna 310 aircraft at Shreveport
Regional Airport
Oct. 23, 1979
1128.1130.
Bob Hope at the Independence Bowl in Shreveport
Dec. 15, 1979
1131.
Bob Hope accepts the third annual Spirit of Independence
Award from General of the Army Omar N. Bradley at the
Independence Bowl in Shreveport
Dec. 15, 1979
n.d.
“Assorted Best of Photographs” (1974-1975)
1132.
Workmen battle fire at Atlas Processing Company plant,
3546 Midway Avenue
Jun. 5, 1974
1133.
Shreveport Police arrest Lester R. Strong for attempted
bank robbery of the Louisiana Bank and Trust Co., 9181
Mansfield Road
Feb. 7, 1974
1134.
Shreveport Police/medics
Louisiana Bank and Trust
1135.
Shreveport Police arrest Billy R. Tatum and Jimmy L.
Smith on Murphy Street, suspects in armed robbery of
White’s Cleaners, 1327 Pierre
Dec. 16, 1974
1136.1142.
Firemen rescue Glenna H. Chamlee from car wreck at 70th
Street and Mansfield Road
Dec. 30, 1974
1143.
Terry Nichols, 8, hit by car at Catherine Street and
Kentucky Avenue while riding bicycle
Jan. 27, 1975
1144.1146.
Tammie Freeman, 9, hit by car at Broadmoor Boulevard
and Stratford Street while riding bicycle
Jan. 27, 1975
carry
31
woman
on
gurney,
n.d.
18
1147.
Bossier City Mayor James Cathey destroys pinball machine
seized at the Turf Lounge
Jan. 7, 1975
1148.
Forest Park Cemetery/Dead End sign juxtaposition
Jan. 28, 1975
1149.
Medical Center reflections, 1500 Elizabeth Avenue
Feb. 10, 1975
1150.
Reconstruction of damaged Pierre Bayou Bridge, north of
Natchitoches
Jan. 30, 1975
1151.1152.
Football quarterback Terry Bradshaw
Jan. 17, 1975
1153.
Actor Jack Elam
Sep. 15, 1975
1154.
Fireman battle an oil truck fire near Convention Center on
Clyde Fant Parkway
Sep. 23, 1975
1155.
Two men welding, The Fabsteel Co., 2900 Youree Drive
Jan. 20, 1976
1156.
Flathead Lake, Montana (color photograph)
1157.1165.
Firemen battle fire at creosote plant of Standard Wood
Preservers of Shreveport, 9700 Line Avenue
Sep. 11, 1975
1166.1168.
Firemen battle fire at railroad tie plant of Moss American
Tie Co., Hamilton Road, Bossier City
Sep. 24, 1975
1169.1177.
Firemen battle gasoline fire at Shreveport Tire and
Appliance Co., 5422 Mansfield Road
Mar. 10, 1975
Jul. 2, 1975
“Presidents and Politicians” (1972-1980)
1178.1181.
President Lyndon B. Johnson and entourage arriving at
Barksdale AFB; greeted by barefoot Gordon Lambert and
sockless Wesley D. Glassell
1182.1185.
Vice President Spiro T. Agnew at Barksdale AFB
Apr. 24, 1972
1186.
Governor Edwin W. Edwards, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.; Nolan Edwards, governor’s brother, administers
oath
May 9, 1972
1187.-
Governor Edwin W. Edwards, inauguration day
May 9, 1972
32
Jul. 4, 1967
1188.
19
1189.
Lt. Gov. James E. “Jimmy” Fitzmorris, Governor Edwin W.
Edwards and Attorney General William J. Guste, Jr.;
inauguration day
May 9, 1972
1190.
John J. McKeithen, outgoing governor, and wife; Edwin W.
Edwards’ inauguration day
May 9, 1972
1191.
John J. McKeithen, outgoing governor, and family; former
Governor Robert F. Kennon on left; Edwin W. Edwards’
inauguration day
May 9, 1972
1192.
John J. McKeithen, outgoing governor, and Joe D.
Waggonner, Jr.; Edwin W. Edwards’ inauguration day
May 9, 1972
1193.
Lt. Gov. James E. “Jimmy” Fitzmorris and unidentified;
Edwin W. Edwards’ inauguration day
May 9, 1972
1194.
Senators Russell B. Long and Allen J. Ellender; Edwin W.
Edwards’ inauguration day
May 9, 1972
1195.1196.
Governor Edwin W. Edwards, inauguration day
May 9, 1972
1197.1198.
George C. Wallace, governor of Alabama and presidential
candidate, at Shreveport Regional Airport
Apr. 26, 1976
1199.1216.
President Gerald R. Ford at Barksdale AFB
Apr. 27, 1976
1217.
Distinguished guests at Barksdale AFB, left to right:
Lieutenant General Richard M. Hoban, commander, Eighth
Air Force; Shreveport Mayor L. Calhoun Allen, Jr.; Bossier
City Mayor James Cathey; President Gerald R. Ford;
Governor Edwin W. Edwards
Apr. 27, 1976
1218.1221.
President Gerald R. Ford at Barksdale AFB
Apr. 27, 1976
1222.
Governor Edwin W. Edwards kisses Tina Dowell, Queen
Holiday in Dixie, at Barksdale AFB
Apr. 27, 1976
1223.1234.
President Gerald R. Ford at Barksdale AFB
Apr. 27, 1976
33
20
1235.1238.
Reception at the Woods home on Ellerbe Road, left to right:
Mrs. Dalton Woods, Mr. Woods, President Gerald R. Ford
Apr. 27, 1976
1239.1241.
President Gerald R. Ford visits Tyler, Tex.; knocks hat off
an Apache Belle dancer at Tyler Junior College
Apr. 28, 1976
1242.1243.
President Gerald R. Ford departs from Barksdale AFB
Apr. 28, 1976
1244.
Caddo District Attorney John A. Richardson (left) and
Louisiana Attorney General William J. Guste, Jr. announce
probe into Shreveport Public Safety Commissioner George
W. D’Artois and his department will continue
Jul. 23, 1976
1245.1246.
Arrest of Shreveport Public Safety Commissioner George
W. D’Artois
Aug. 5, 1976
1247.1249.
Ronald Reagan campaigning for president in Shreveport
(arriving)
May 5, 1976
1250.
Ronald Reagan campaigning for president in Shreveport
(departing)
May 6, 1976
1251.
Senator J. Bennett Johnston, Jr. at Barksdale AFB wearing
flying scarf and flight jacket adorned with 2d Bomb Wing
patch
Dec. 14, 1976
1252.
Governor David C. Treen, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.; District Judge Doug Gonzales of Baton Rouge
administers oath while wife Dodie Treen looks on
Mar. 10, 1980
1253.
Governor David C. Treen and wife Dodie Treen,
inauguration day
Mar. 10, 1980
1254.1255.
Edwin W. Edwards, outgoing governor, and Governor
David C. Treen
Mar. 10, 1980
1256.1257.
Governor David C. Treen and wife Dodie Treen,
inauguration day
Mar. 10, 1980
1258.
Texas Governor and Mrs. Bill Clements; Governor David
C. Treen’s inauguration day
Mar. 10, 1980
1259.
Former Governor Robert F. Kennon and Governor David C.
Treen
Mar. 10, 1980
34
1260.
Lt. Gov. Robert L. “Bobby” Freeman; Governor David C.
Treen’s inauguration day
Mar. 10, 1980
1261.
George J. Despot, La. State Republican Chairman;
Governor David C. Treen’s inauguration day
Mar. 10, 1980
1262.1274.
Views of crowds and marching bands; Governor David C.
Treen’s inauguration day
Mar. 10, 1980
1275.
Swearing in of new state senators in Baton Rouge, La.
Mar. 10, 1980
1276.
Return of some members of Northwest La. legislative
delegation in House chambers, Baton Rouge, La., left to
right: Bruce Lynn, Forrest Dunn, B.F. O’Neal, Art Sour,
and Loy Weaver
Mar. 10, 1980
1277.1278.
Swearing in of new state senators in Baton Rouge, La., left
to right: Foster Campbell of Bossier City, Syd Nelson and
Richard Neeson, both of Shreveport
Mar. 10, 1980
1279.
Swearing in of new state senators in Baton Rouge, La., two
unidentified men
Mar. 10, 1980
1280.1281.
Caddo Sherriff Harold Terry
Jun. 16, 1980
1282.
President Jimmy Carter in Texarkana
Oct. 22, 1980
Hurricane Carla, 1961
21
1283.1368.
This album contains 86 photographs taken by Langston
MacEachern in September 1961 documenting the effects of
Hurricane Carla in Holly Beach and Hackberry, Louisiana,
and Houston, Port Lavaca, and Galveston, Texas. The
photographs include water inundated homes and businesses
in Holly Beach, evacuees from coastal areas, a National
Guard soldier rescuing a pig from the storm surge in
Hackberry, views of the Intracoastal Waterway, numerous
beached boats, flooded/wrecked automobiles, damaged
store fronts in Houston, wind damaged road signs near Port
Lavaca, and devastated homes and businesses in Galveston.
Sep. 13, 1961
“Sports” (football, basketball, Shreveport Sports baseball, boxing, women’s golf)
22
1369.1395.
Football, high school: C.E. Byrd High School, Fair Park
High School, etc.
35
n.d.
1396.1397.
Football, college: Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Tex.: University of
Kentucky (20) v. Texas Christian University (7)
1398.1401.
Basketball, college: Centenary, Northwestern State, etc.
n.d.
1402.1413.
Baseball, Shreveport Sports
n.d.
1414.1422.
Boxing
n.d.
1423.1424.
Boxing: Bill Knauer (right) v. Doug Ellwood
1425.
Golf, women’s
Jan. 1, 1952
Jul. 1, 1954
n.d.
II. WORLD WAR II PHOTOGRAPHS
23
1426.1463.
Fort F.E. Warren, Wyoming: post architecture; rodeo; local
landscapes (mountains, lakes, forests, and valleys); combat
obstacle course; wedding in post chapel; unidentified U.S.
Army personnel
1941-1943
1464.1474.
Celebrities: Jack Carson, Ann Sheridan, Phil Silvers, Bing
Crosby, Jane Wyman, Adolphe J. Menjou, Frank McHugh,
etc.
1941-1943
1475.1535.
Guadalcanal: Mosquito Network military radio newscasters;
military cemetery; American Red Cross Service Club;
military barracks and tents; tractors and grading equipment;
port facilities and cargo ships; Langston McEachern and
Army buddies posing with the beached Japanese cargo ship
Kinugawa Maru; beach scenes; jungle scenes; Guadalcanal
natives
1943-1945
1536.1541.
Guadalcanal, colorized photos: beached Japanese cargo ship
Kyusyu Maru; Guadalcanal natives; beach scenes; jungle
scenes
1943-1945
1542.
Langston McEachern
Guadalcanal
1543.1552.
Military training in the Pacific, unidentified location:
flamethrower demonstration; combat engineer heavy
examining
36
infrared
photos,
Jul. 16, 1945
ca. 1944-1945
equipment; 105mm howitzer; DUKW amphibious vehicles
1553.1556.
Military training in the Pacific, unidentified location:
soldiers transport a 37mm antitank gun across a river via
raft and reassemble for firing
ca. 1944-1945
1557.
Military training in the Pacific, unidentified location:
soldiers practice swimming with rubber rafts
ca. 1944-1945
1558.1560.
Major General George W. Griner, commander, 27th
Infantry Division, greeting an unidentified lieutenant
general arriving at an unidentified Pacific airfield via B-24
bomber
ca. 1944-1945
1561.1564.
Langston McEachern aboard the attack transport ship USS
Callaway (APA-35)
1944
1565.1566.
U.S. soldiers and sailors disembarking from a hospital ship,
unidentified location
ca. 1944-1945
1567.1570.
U.S. Navy landing ships, tank (LST), escort carrier and
other naval vessels in the Pacific, unidentified location(s)
ca. 1944-1945
1571.1594.
Ruins of downtown Manila, Philippines, including the
Parliament Building, University of Santo Tomas and
interior and exterior views of St. Augustine Church
1945
1595.1598.
Langston McEachern posing with a wrecked U.S. Sherman
tank nicknamed the “The Buccaneer” in the ruins of Manila,
Philippines
1945
1599.1600.
Russian military delegation in Manila, Philippines
1945
1601.1616.
City scenes in Manila, Philippines, including the Silver
Dollar Café & Restaurant, Chinese Sun Studio, Chinese
Garden, American Red Cross Club, Cine Astor theater,
Times Theatre, Base Exchange/Souvenir Store Branch No.
821, Roosevelt Building and the Avenue Hotel
1945
1617.1622.
Rural scenes of the Philippines, including a U.S. Army
patrol in action
1945
1623.1636.
Filipinos in market places and at work in fields with a water
buffalo
1945
37
1637.1641.
War crimes trial of Japanese General Tomoyuki Yamashita
before an American military tribunal in Manila, Philippines
1642.1644.
Miyanoshita, Japan, 60 miles southwest of Yokohama
Sep. 7, 1945
1645.
General der Infanterie Hermann Foertsch, commander-inchief of the German 1st Army, prepares to surrender to the
U.S. Army near Munich, Germany (this is not a Langston
McEachern photo; credit to U.S. Army Signal Corps)
May 4, 1945
1646.1649.
German surrender at Rheims, France: Generaloberst Alfred
Jodl signs on behalf of Germany as Generaladmiral HansGeorg von Friedeburg witnesses (these are not Langston
McEachern photos; credit to U.S. Army Signal Corps)
May 7, 1945
1650.1652.
German
surrender
in
Berlin,
Germany:
Generalfeldmarschall Wilhelm Keitel and Generaloberst
Hans-Jürgen Stumpff sign on behalf of Germany (these are
not Langston McEachern photos; credit to U.S. Army
Signal Corps)
May 8, 1945
1653.
Technician Third Grade (T/3) Langston McEachern in U.S.
Army uniform with full insignia, campaign ribbons and
Honorable Discharge Lapel Pin (“Ruptured Duck”) badge
1945
1945
Guadalcanal Photograph Album (117 lvs.)
24
1654.
This album contains 234 photographs from Langston
McEachern’s tour of duty as a U.S. Army photographer on
Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands. The photographs
include Bob Hope and his troupe performing a beachfront
USO show, Langston McEachern and other U.S. Army
personnel in a variety of settings, local wildlife, beach and
jungle scenes, mountains and valleys, Guadalcanal natives,
military barracks and tents, and the beached Japanese cargo
ships Kinugawa Maru and Kyusyu Maru.
1943-1944
III. DRY MOUNTED, MATTED AND OVERSIZED PHOTOGRAPHS
25
1655.
Langston McEachern, U.S. Army, Fort F. E. Warren, Wyo.;
colorized portrait in service dress uniform
Apr. 14, 1942
1656.
Sergeant Langston McEachern, U.S. Army, Fort F.E.
Warren, Wyo.; portrait in service dress uniform with Signal
Corps branch insignia, 7th Corps Area Service Command
ca. 1941-1943
38
shoulder patch, marksmanship badges, American Defense
Service Medal ribbon and whistle with lanyard chain
1657.
Sergeant Langston McEachern, U.S. Army, Fort F.E.
Warren, Wyo.; pose with camera, helmet, overcoat and
Thompson submachine gun
ca. 1941-1943
1658.
Sergeant Langston McEachern, U.S. Army providing cover
with a Thompson submachine gun for a technician fourth
grade taking a photograph with camera, Fort F.E. Warren,
Wyo.
ca. 1941-1943
1659.
Corporal/Sergeant Langston McEachern, U.S. Army, Fort
F.E. Warren, Wyo.; pose with Graflex and Speed Graphic
cameras; front and back mounted photographs, single dry
mounted board
ca. 1941-1943
1660.
Sergeant Langston McEachern, U.S. Army developing
photographic film at Fort F.E. Warren, Wyo. and view of
mountains; front and back mounted photographs, single dry
mounted board
ca. 1942-1943
n.d.
1661.
Two unidentified soldiers, a corporal and technician fifth
grade, atop Lookout Mountain, Colo.
ca. 1941-1943
1662.
View of a snow-covered mountain with river in foreground,
unidentified location; colorized photograph
ca. 1941-1943
1663.
View of a snow-covered mountain with tree-lined lake/river
in foreground, unidentified location; colorized photograph
ca. 1941-1943
1664.
View of a snow-covered mountain with tree-lined lake/river
in foreground, unidentified location; colorized photograph
ca. 1941-1943
1665.
United States flag flying at half mast, unidentified location;
colorized photograph
ca. 1941-1943
1666.
“King of the Island”: Guadalcanal native in canoe
1667.
“Twin Palms”: Palm trees in the South Pacific
ca. 1944
1668.
View of a palm tree-lined beach and native village on
Guadalcanal in the Solomon Islands
ca. 1944
1669.
Ruins of the Parliament Building in downtown Manila,
Philippines (also see photo #1571.-1594.)
1945
39
1944
26
27
1670.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Downtown looking north toward
Red River and Downtown Airport
1947
1671.
Aerial view of Barksdale AFB:
headquarters building and standpipe
1947
1672.
Train wreck/derailment near Jefferson, Tex. [Texas and
Pacific Railroad]; aerial views of wreck site (also see photo
#754.-755.)
1673.
Wooden oil well near Oil City, La.
1948
1674.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Downtown looking north toward
Red River and Downtown Airport
1948
1675.
Henry A. Wallace, 1948 Progressive Party presidential
candidate, egged at KTBS TV during a speech there (also
see photo #830.-831.)
Sep. 2, 1948
1676.
Tornado damage at Warren, Ark.; aerial view of destroyed
lumber mill (also see photo #734.-736.)
Jan. 3, 1949
1677.
Left to right: Mickey Rooney, Dudley J. LeBlanc and Miss
Frances Woodall
Aug. 31, 1950
1678.1680.
Train wreck/derailment near Lettsworth, La.: KCS Southern
Belle v. troop train (also see photo #757.-765.)
Aug. 10, 1951
1681.
Governor Robert F. Kennon, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.; Chief Justice John B. Fournet administers oath
(also see photo #837.-839.)
May 13, 1952
1682.
“Chow”: Young mockingbirds in the nest (also see photo
#55.-56.)
Jun. 1952
1683.
“Ike”: Dwight D. Eisenhower campaigning for president at
Shreveport Regional Airport (also see photo #832.-836.)
Oct. 15, 1952
1684.
Deaths of Bossier Parish Deputy Maurice Miller and
Shreveport Police Chief Edward G. Huckabay in shootout
with Ed “Man” West in Bossier Parish; layout: 8
photographs
Feb. 27, 1954
1685.
Deaths of Bossier Parish Deputy Maurice Miller and
Shreveport Police Chief Edward G. Huckabay in shootout
Feb. 27, 1954
40
Looking east
to
Oct. 25, 1947
with Ed “Man” West in Bossier Parish; layout: 7
photographs
28
1686.
Deaths of Bossier Parish Deputy Maurice Miller and
Shreveport Police Chief Edward G. Huckabay in shootout
with Ed “Man” West in Bossier Parish; layout: 6
photographs
Feb. 27, 1954
1687.1688.
“Last Attack”: Deaths of Bossier Parish Deputy Maurice
Miller and Shreveport Police Chief Edward G. Huckabay in
shootout with Ed “Man” West in Bossier Parish
Feb. 27, 1954
1689.
Deaths of Bossier Parish Deputy Maurice Miller and
Shreveport Police Chief Edward G. Huckabay in shootout
with Ed “Man” West in Bossier Parish; Hattie London,
mother of Ed “Man” West prays for her son
Feb. 27, 1954
1690.
““The Sheriff Weeps”: Deaths of Bossier Parish Deputy
Maurice Miller and Shreveport Police Chief Edward G.
Huckabay in shootout with Ed “Man” West in Bossier
Parish; Bossier Parish Sheriff William E. Waggonner weeps
over death of his two friends
Feb. 27, 1954
1691.1692.
Delta Airlines DC-3 airplane crash near Waskom, Tex.; 19
killed (also see photo #1013.-1018.)
May 17, 1953
1693.
“Keys to Conflagration”: Firemen battle fire at Highland
Baptist Church (also see photo #1010.-1012.)
Jan. 26, 1955
1694.
“Flyin’ Furnace”: Firemen battle fire engulfing a Convair
CV-340-42 cargo aircraft (registration # N8420H) operated
by United Gas Co. at Shreveport Regional Airport (also see
photo #79.-84.)
Oct. 19, 1955
1695.
Aerial view of State Fair Grounds (“one of a kind photo”)
(also see photo #94.)
Oct. 26, 1955
1696.
“Captured Aggressor”: U.S. Army maneuvers, Exercise
Sagebrush; simulated enemy or aggressor force troops
captured by friendly forces on Highway 1 (also see photo
#1030.-1034.)
Nov. 3, 1955
1697.1698.
“Refueling”: Aerial refueling of a U.S. Air Force B-47E
Stratojet bomber from a KC-97 over Bossier
Base/Barksdale AFB, La. (also see photo #86.-92.)
Jun. 5, 1956
41
29
30
31
1699.1700.
“Peel Off”: Aerial refueling of a U.S. Air Force B-47E
Stratojet bomber from a KC-97 over Bossier
Base/Barksdale AFB, La. (also see photo #86.-92.)
Jun. 5, 1956
1701.1702.
“Cooling Off”: Firemen battle fire at Pel-State Oil Company
Service Station at Kings Highway and Mansfield Road (also
see photo #1035.)
Aug. 12, 1956
1703.
“A Day of Flood”: Aerial views of flooding of Sabine and
Red Rivers; two-sided layout: 12 photographs (also see
photo #128.-142.)
May 3-14, 1957
1704.
Harold “Happy” Kellems the circus clown (also see photo
#163.-166.)
Sep. 12, 1957
1705.
Train wreck/derailment north of Mansfield near Holly, La.
[KCS Railroad] (also see photo #178.)
Nov. 2, 1957
1706.
“Flame Out”: Crash of U.S. Air Force TF-102A jet fighter
trainer near Dixie, La.; 1 airman killed (also see photo
#197.-200.)
Jan. 18, 1958
1707.
“Fire and Rescue”: Firemen battle fire at Virginia-Carolina
Chemical Corporation, 1801 Kings Highway; Fire Captain
E. H. Cheek injured; two-sided layout: 5 photographs (also
see photo #214.-216.)
Sep. 13, 1958
1708.
“Duke”: John Wayne filming on the set of the movie Horse
Soldiers near Natchitoches, La. (also see photo #927.)
Oct. 29, 1958
1709.
Filming of the movie Horse Soldiers; destruction of the
bridge over the Cane River; two-sided layout: 8
photographs (also see photo #966.-976.)
Dec. 4, 1958
1710.
“Broken Arrow”: Crash of U.S. Air Force C-124A cargo
aircraft carrying three nuclear weapons, Barksdale AFB, La.
(also see photo #287.-293.)
Jul. 6, 1959
1711.1712.
Earl K. Long speaking in Haynesville, La. for reelection as
governor (also see photo #300.-302.)
Aug. 24, 1959
1713.
“Fingers of Age”: Old trees, unidentified location
1714.1726.
Landscapes, various, including views of Bryce Canyon
National Park, Utah; Estes Park, Colorado; and Snowy
Range, Wyoming
42
1959
ca. 1950s
32
1727.
Harvey LeVan Cliburn (color photograph) (also see photo
#903.)
n.d.
1728.
Washington-Youree Hotel, view from Travis Street
n.d.
1729.
Washington-Youree Hotel, view from Market Street
n.d.
1730.
Intersection of Wall and Nassau Streets, New York City;
statue of George Washington at Federal Hall National
Memorial in foreground; Trinity Church in background
n.d.
1731.
“Commercial Flood”: Aerial view of flooding at the
Appaloosa Horse Ranch at Cooterville, La.
n.d.
1732.
La. State Fair Rodeo
n.d.
1733.
“Dusting”: Biplane crop dusting cotton fields near
Natchitoches, La.
Mar. 1949
1734.
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers,
State Fair Grounds
Oct. 26, 1946
1735.
Mount Rushmore National Memorial, South Dakota and
Buffaloes on Meade Reservation, South Dakota (also see
photo #366.); front and back mounted photographs, single
dry mounted board
n.d.
Jun. 22, 1960
1736.
Funeral of former governor Earl K. Long at Winnfield, La.;
pall bearers carry his casket past rows of mourners (also see
photo #350.-352.)
Sep. 7, 1960
1737.
John F. Kennedy campaigning for president in Texarkana;
layout: 4 photographs (also see photo #614.-616.); and
Danny Borzage filming on the set of the movie Horse
Soldiers near Natchitoches, La. (also see photo #946); front
and back mounted photographs, single dry mounted board
Sep. 13, 1960
Nov. 7, 1958
1738.1739.
Vice President Richard M. Nixon campaigning for president
in Lafayette, La. (also see photo #337.-349.)
Sep. 24, 1960
1740.
Vice President Richard M. Nixon campaigning for president
in Lafayette, La. (also see photo #337.-349.); layout: 4
photographs; and unidentified train wreck/derailment; front
and back mounted photographs, single dry mounted board
Sep. 24, 1960
n.d.
43
33
34
1741.
Dr. Wernher von Braun discusses third generation space
rockets at the Washington-Youree Hotel (also see photo
#355.)
Sep. 30, 1960
1742.1743.
Ku Klux Klan meeting near Coushatta, La. (also see photo
#367.-394.)
Feb. 14, 1961
1744.
Hurricane Carla: Two-sided layout: 12 photographs
Sep. 1961
1745.
Hurricane Carla: Sunken boat in Port Lavaca, Tex. (also see
Box 21)
Sep. 1961
1746.
Hurricane Carla: National Guard soldiers wade through the
storm surge in Holly Beach, La. (also see Box 21)
Sep. 1961
1747.
Hurricane Carla: National Guard soldier rescuing a pig from
the storm surge in Holly Beach, La. (also see Box 21)
Sep. 1961
1748.
John Diamond, 3-year-old boy, eyes Thanksgiving turkey
during family prayer led by actor Joe Hayes (also see photo
#509.-510.)
Nov. 20, 1962
1749.1750.
Barry Goldwater campaigning for president at Shreveport
Regional Airport (also see photo #588.-613.)
Sep. 17, 1964
1751.
Shreveport Police arrest escaped convicts Dan Edward
Robertson and Harry Matthew Sliman; layout: 5
photographs (also see photo #695.-703.)
May 19, 1965
1752.
Shreveport Police arrest escaped convicts Dan Edward
Robertson and Harry Matthew Sliman; layout: 5
photographs (also see photo #695.-703.)
May 19, 1965
1753.1754.
Shreveport Police arrest escaped convicts Dan Edward
Robertson and Harry Matthew Sliman (also see photo
#695.-703.)
May 19, 1965
1755.
Firemen battle fire at three homes caused by an explosion at
a rooming house at 445 Dalzell Street; 2 occupants injured
Aug. 3, 1966
1756.1758.
“Sooo Sorry”: President Lyndon B. Johnson and entourage
arriving at Barksdale AFB; greeted by barefoot Gordon
Lambert and sockless Wesley D. Glassell (also see photo
#1178.-1181.)
Jul. 4, 1967
1759.
Train v. truck wreck at Flournoy-Lucas Road intersection
Apr. 22, 1969
44
by La. Highway 1; brothers Ernest Glen and Henry Edward
Blanchard killed
35
36
1760.
Shreveport Mayor Clyde E. Fant at a groundbreaking
ceremony with Lieutenant General David Wade,
commander, Second Air Force
n.d.
1761.
Damaged house and car, unidentified location
n.d.
1762.
Train wreck/derailment at Logansport, La.; layout: 6
photographs
May 16, 1969
1763.
Train wreck/derailment at Logansport, La.; layout: 5
photographs
May 16, 1969
1764.
“Shoot Out”: Mock gunfight in the streets of Logansport,
La.; two-sided layout: 8 photographs
n.d.
1765.
“Whose Pocket?”: Governor-Elect Edwin W. Edwards
jokingly reaches into the pants pocket of Shreveport Mayor
L. Calhoun Allen, Jr. on Market Street
Apr. 7, 1972
1766.
Shreveport Public Safety Commissioner George W.
D’Artois examines a seized aircraft filled with marijuana
Apr. 12, 1972
1767.
Vice President Spiro T. Agnew at Barksdale AFB (also see
photo #1182.-1185.)
Apr. 24, 1972
1768.
Governor Edwin W. Edwards, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.; Nolan Edwards, governor’s brother, administers
oath (also see photo #1186.-1196.)
May 9, 1972
1769.1770.
Firemen battle fire at Fruehauf Trailer Company, 2401
Grimmett Drive (also see photo #1051.)
Jul. 27, 1972
1771.1772.
George C. Wallace, governor of Alabama and presidential
candidate, at Shreveport Regional Airport (also see photo
#1197.-1198.)
Apr. 26, 1976
1773.
President Gerald R. Ford at Barksdale AFB (also see photo
#1199.-1243.)
Apr. 27, 1976
1774.
“Oops”: President Gerald R. Ford visits Tyler, Tex.; knocks
hat off an Apache Belle dancer at Tyler Junior College (also
see photo #1199.-1243.)
Apr. 28, 1976
45
37
38
1775.
Reporters record voices from the home of former
Shreveport Public Safety Commissioner George W.
D’Artois at 633 Ashbourne Drive during his armed standoff
with deputies prior to his arrest
Apr. 19, 1977
1776.
Firemen battle fire at Shaffer-Stein Waste Paper Corp., 555
Aero Drive
Apr. 28, 1977
1777.
Exhausted firemen use oxygen while battling fire at ShafferStein Waste Paper Corp., 555 Aero Drive
Apr. 28, 1977
1778.
Fireman takes a break to drink from fire hose while battling
fire at Shaffer-Stein Waste Paper Corp., 555 Aero Drive
Apr. 28, 1977
1779.
“There’s Hope”: Bob Hope at the Independence Bowl in
Shreveport (also see photo #1128.-1131.)
Dec. 15, 1979
1780.
Man and woman, unidentified, camping in the woods with
an International camper and a Pontiac station wagon; United
States and Louisiana flags fly over the camper; two-seater
bicycle at the campsite
n.d.
1781.
Shreveport Police arrest Byron D. Hines and Antonia Hayes
for armed robbery of the Peoples Bank & Trust Co.
Monkhouse Drive Branch
Jan. 7, 1980
1782.
Governor David C. Treen, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.; District Judge Doug Gonzales of Baton Rouge
administers oath while wife Dodie Treen looks on (also see
photo #1252.-1274.)
Mar. 10, 1980
1783.
Edwin W. Edwards, outgoing governor, and Governor
David C. Treen (also see photo #1252.-1274.)
Mar. 10, 1980
1784.
Truck wreck on Interstate 20 (I-20) East near Industrial
Road in Bossier City; Canuto M. Alamanza, driver, and
Curtis G. Smith, passenger, slightly injured
Mar. 13, 1981
1785.
Shreveport Police challenge a DUI suspect during a traffic
stop
Mar. 16, 1981
1786.1788.
Crash of civilian Beechcraft Bonanza airplane near the
Shreveport Downtown Airport; 3 killed and 1 injured
May 28, 1981
1789.
Crash landing of a civilian Cessna 150 aircraft on Hearne
Avenue near Interstate 20 (I-20); pilot Roy Duckett
Jan. 19, 1982
46
uninjured
39
40
1790.1793.
Aerial views of flooding at Winnfield, Alexandra, and
Cypress, La.
1794.
Cat and goldfish bowl
1795.
Buffaloes butting heads on Yellowstone River, Yellowstone
National Park; color photograph mounted on wood framed
canvas
May 7, 1991
1796.
Flowers along Highway 390 near Brenham, Tex. (color
photograph)
1994
1797.
Flowers and cows near Brenham, Tex. (color photograph)
1994
1798.
Anasazi Cliff Palace, Mesa Verde National Park, Colo.
(color photograph)
n.d.
1799.
McDonald Brothers’ Sawmill, Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia,
Canada (color photograph)
n.d.
1800.
Ram, unidentified location (color photograph)
n.d.
1801.
Langston and Robbie McEachern (color photograph)
1802.
Aerial view of Shreveport: Downtown looking north toward
Red River and Downtown Airport; glass and wood framed
photograph
ca. 1947-1948
1803.
View of snow-covered mountains; unidentified location
(color photograph)
n.d.
1804.
View of snow-covered mountains; unidentified location
(color photograph)
Apr. 22, 1977
1805.
View of Dream Lake and Hallett Peak, Rocky Mountain
National Park, Colo. (color photograph)
Jul. 1984
Dec. 31, 1982
Dec. 1982
Feb. 1994
IV. ASSORTED PHOTOGRAPHS
41
1806.1868.
Aerial views of Shreveport: Downtown, industrial, and
residential areas
1950-1975
42
1869.1914.
Aerial views of Shreveport: Downtown, industrial, and
residential areas
1976-1977
47
43
1915.1957.
44
Aerial views of Shreveport: Downtown, industrial, and
residential areas
Aerial views of Shreveport: Industries and businesses
1958.-1964.
Atlas Processing Company
1965.-1978.
AMF Beaird, Inc.
1979.-1998.
General Motors Assembly Division Plant
1999.-2003.
Libby Glass Plant
2004.
45
1978-1980
Slack Depot and railroad siding, adjacent to AMF
Beaird, Inc.
Aerial views of Shreveport: Industries, businesses, schools,
and apartment complexes
2005.
Aspen Apartments (9730 Baird Road)
2006.
Beaird-Poulan (5020 Flournoy Lucas Road)
2007.-2008.
Bird & Son Inc. Roofing Materials (620 Aero Drive)
2009.-2010.
W.K.M. Brewster Co. (740 N Market)
Caddo Parish School Board Offices (1961 Midway
2011.
Avenue)
2012.
Chimney Hill Apartments (5660 S Lakeshore Drive)
2013.-2014.
Coca-Cola Bottling Plant (305 Stoner Avenue)
2015.
Eastgate Plaza Shopping Center (E 70th Street)
Eden Gardens Fundamental Elementary School (626
2016.
Eden Blvd.)
2017.-2019.
2020.-2022.
2023.
2024.
2025.
2026.
General Electric Transformer Plant
Gould Automotive Battery Division Plant (6901
Westport Avenue)
Grant’s Plaza Shopping Center (9140 Mansfield
Road)
Kelly’s Truck Terminal on Interstate 20 (I-20)
Laurel Parc (formerly Timber Ridge) Apartments
(8601 Millicent Way)
Louisiana State Police Headquarters, Troop G
(Bossier City)
48
May 5, 1964
Sep. 19, 1975
Aug. 18, 1976
Apr. 20, 1978
Feb. 10, 1964
Apr. 15, 1964
Jun. 11, 1964
Feb. 19, 1973
Jan. 24, 1977
Apr. 17, 1978
Oct. 17, 1978
Nov. 1, 1979
Sep. 1, 1971
Apr. 20, 1978
Aug. 20, 1976
Oct. 2, 1978
Dec. 1974
Jan. 24, 1977
Jan. 24, 1977
Aug. 20, 1976
Dec. 23, 1977
Dec. 1974
Jan. 24, 1977
Apr. 6, 1979
Feb. 13, 1970
Apr. 17, 1978
Oct. 24, 1977
Sep. 20, 1974
1974
Oct. 6, 1978
Dec. 21, 1977
2027.
2028.
Louisiana State University in Shreveport (LSUS)
Lucas Sewer Treatment Plant
2029.-2031.
Overpass at Mansfield Road and Inner Loop
Expressway (La. Hwy 3132)
Roadway Express Inc. (7200 West Park Road)
Seasons Apartments (9100 Walker Road)
2032.
2033.
2034.
2035.-2036.
Shreve City Shopping Center
2037.-2042.
South Park Mall (8924 Jewella Road)
2043.
2044.-2045.
2046.-2049.
2050.
2051.
2052.-2054.
2055.-2058.
2059.-2061.
46
47
Mall St. Vincent
Southern Hills Elementary School (9075 Kingston
Road); Bert Kouns Industrial Loop under
construction
Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO)
Plant (Common Street)
Standard Wood Preservers of Shreveport (Line
Avenue)
Industrial area at Texas and Allen Avenues
TG&Y Stores Warehouse (810 W 70th Street)
UOP Plant (Old Mooringsport Road)
Western Electric Plant (later, AT&T, Lucent
Technologies, etc.) (Mansfield Road)
Willow Trace Apartments (8100 Pines Road)
Aug. 27, 1976
Aug. 18, 1976
Aug. 18, 1976
Apr. 20, 1978
n.d.
Dec. 1974
Dec. 23, 1977
Dec. 20, 1961
Aug. 20, 1978
Sep. 1974
Dec. 1974
Oct. 24, 1977
Apr. 6, 1979
Feb. 3, 1976
Feb. 1975
Sep. 12, 1956
n.d.
Aug. 20, 1976
Feb. 13, 1970
Apr. 17, 1978
Dec. 1974
Oct. 17, 1978
Oct. 6, 1978
2062.2090.
Aerial views of Bossier City: Downtown, industrial, and
residential areas
1977-1979
2091.2138.
Agriculture: Cotton, rice, sesame, and soybean
planting/harvesting; pine forests; cow pastures; livestock
(Ken Aclin & Langston McEachern photos)
1954-1978
2139.
Airport, Shreveport Downtown: Hangar housing Southern
Aviation Repair Station No. 1374
n.d.
2140.2152.
Airport, Shreveport Regional: Aerial and exterior views;
Braniff and Delta Air Lines aircraft
1950s-1970s
2153.2154.
Allen, L. Calhoun Jr.: Ticket ceremony with Mayor-elect
Billy Hanna, Virginia K. Shehee and Bossier City Mayor
Marvin Anding; groundbreaking ceremony with Mayorelect Billy Hanna for new Exposition Hall
Nov. 20-21,
1978
49
2155.2188.
Aviation, general: Royale Air Lines; Goodyear Blimp
Mayflower NC-10A; parachuting; U.S. Air Force (USAF)
Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star; USAF Boeing B-29
Superfortress; USAF Boeing RB-52B Stratofortress; U.S.
Coast Guard helicopter; Sikorsky S-58 helicopters (Humble
Oil & Refining Co., Houston, Tex.); flight controllers; U.S.
Army aerial demonstrations at closure of Camp Polk, La.;
Beechcraft AT-7; Beechcraft A-10; Curtiss A-12 Shrike;
Northrop A-17A; Vultee BT-15; Bell P-39 Airacobra
1940s-1970s
48
2189.2263.
Barksdale AFB, La.: Aerial views; base headquarters;
hospital; Hangar One; Chapel One; enlisted barracks;
Wherry family housing; historic family housing; golf
course; Bossier Base; air shows; U.S. Air Force aircraft
(Cessna A-37 Dragonfly; Boeing B-17; Boeing B-36
Peacekeeper; North American XB-45/B-45A Tornado;
Boeing B-47 Stratojet; Boeing B-52F/G Stratofortress;
Douglas C-74 Globemaster I; Douglas C-124 Globemaster
II; North American F-100 Super Sabre “Thunderbirds”;
Sikorsky H-5G Dragonfly helicopter; Boeing KC-97
Stratotanker; Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker; Lockheed
P-80A Shooting Star; Sikorsky R-6A Hoverfly II helicopter;
Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star); U.S. Air Force missiles
(JB-2; AGM-28 Hound Dog; ADM-20 Quail)
1948-1977
49
2264.2309.
Barnwell Memorial Garden and Art Center, Shreveport:
Aerial, exterior, and interior views
1970-1978
50
2310.2411.
Bridges: Shreveport Interstate 20 (I-20) Bridge; ShreveportBarksdale Bridge; Shreveport Dixie Overland and Traffic
Bridge (including demolition on Jul. 30, 1968)
1954-1968
51
Bridges: Shreveport Illinois Central Railroad Bridge;
Shreveport Cotton Belt Railroad Bridge; Shreveport Jimmie
Davis Bridge; Shreveport Cross Bayou Bridge; Shreveport
Interstate 220 (I-220) Bridge; Miller’s Bluff Bridge on Red
River between Plain Dealing and Hosston; Red River
Bridge at Coushatta, La.
1954-1978
52
Buildings, Shreveport: Old Municipal Court building;
Strand Theatre; Washington-Youree Hotel, demolition of
(Jim Bush photos); 728 Austen Place; Canaan Towers
Apartments; Shotgun houses on Ford and Clay Streets; M.
Levy Co.; Shreveport Municipal Incinerator (Kings
Highway); Hirsch Memorial Coliseum; Sears Store at future
1954-1980
2412.2486.
50
site of Mall St. Vincent; Old City Hall, demolition of;
Caddo-Shreveport Health Center; U.S. Post Office (2400
Texas Ave.); Barret School; Masonic Temple; Shreveport
Civic Theatre; American Tower; United Mercantile Bank;
Buckner Square; Caddo Rifle and Pistol Club; T. L. Amiss
Water Purification Plant (3205 Blanchard Road); historic
homes; various downtown and residential areas
53
54.
2487.2488.
Buildings, Bossier Parish: Louisiana State Police
Headquarters, Troop G (Bossier City); Bossier Parish
Courthouse (Benton)
1978
2489.2507.
Centenary College: Aerial and ground-level views of the
campus, including the Gold Dome arena
1958-1971
2508.2552.
Churches, Shreveport: First Baptist (Travis & McNeil);
First Baptist (543 Ockley Drive); University Church of
Christ (Billy Upshaw photo); Fairfield Presbyterian; Kings
Highway Christian; Broadmoor Baptist (Lloyd Stilley
photo); Broadmoor Methodist; Broadmoor Presbyterian;
First Methodist; Brown Chapel, Centenary College; St.
Mark’s Episcopalian; Noel Memorial Methodist; St. Paul’s
Episcopal; St. John Berchmans Cathedral; Holy Trinity
Catholic; Church of the Holy Cross Episcopal; First
Presbyterian (400 Travis Street); St. Mary of the Pines
Catholic; Queensborough Baptist (2820 West College)
(John A. Moore & Langston McEachern photos); Highland
Baptist; Lakeshore Church of Christ (later, Sunrise Baptist);
unidentified churches
1955-1976
2553.
Churches, other: Mission San Jose, San Antonio, Tex.
2554.2556.
City Council, Shreveport: Swearing in of council members
(left to right): Hilry Huckaby, District A; John E. Scotto, Jr.,
District E; M. Thomas Arceneaux, District C; William H.
Bush, District D; Keith W. Peterson, Jr., District F; Gregory
W. Tarver, District G
Nov. 23, 1982
2557.2574.
Civic Center, Shreveport: Aerial, exterior, and interior
views, including dedication ceremony, council chambers
and city jail (Lloyd Stilley & Langston McEachern photos)
1958-1965
2575.2582.
Clubs, Shreveport (aerial views): American Legion Hall;
East Ridge Country Club; Shreveport County Club;
Shreveport Yacht Club
1974-1978
51
n.d.
2583.2603.
Courthouses, Caddo Parish and Federal, Shreveport: Aerial
and exterior views
1973-1980
55.
2604.2677.
Fair Grounds, State: Aerial views of Fair Grounds; state
fairs; livestock shows; circuses; carnivals; rodeos (Lloyd
Stilley, Billy Upshaw, Terry R. Vaughan & Langston
McEachern photos)
1955-1979
56.
2678.2697.
Fant, Clyde, Parkway: Aerial views of construction
progress, including pre-construction photos of future site of
the parkway, and a 1974 aerial image of the Waddell “A”
truss bridge over Cross Bayou
1958-1980
2698.2710.
Fires/Firefighters: Shreveport firefighters on strike; house
fires; forest fires
1976-1979
2711.2730.
Governors, Louisiana: Governor Jimmie Davis and Senator
Allen J. Ellender, n.d.; Governor Robert F. Kennon,
inauguration day in Baton Rouge, La., May 13, 1952;
Governor Edwin W. Edwards, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La., May 9, 1972 (Lloyd Stilley & Langston
McEachern photos)
1952-1972
2731.2748.
Industry, Shreveport: Atlas Processing Company; Baifield
Industries, Inc., Flournoy Lucas Road (Lloyd Stilley &
Langston McEachern photos); The Fabsteel Co., 2900
Youree Drive; General Motors Assembly Division,
Shreveport, dedication ceremony, Senator Russell B. Long
(left) and GM President F. James McDonald (seated)
1966-1981
2749.2751.
Industry, other: Lone Star Steel Co., Tex.; Schlitz Brewery,
Longview, Tex.
1953-1975
2752.2760.
Keatchie, La.: Presbyterian Church; Methodist Church;
Oct. 19-20, 1980
Baptist Church; Masonic Lodge; Confederate Cemetery
2761.2813.
Lakes, Northwest Louisiana: Aerial views of lakes,
including Lake Bistineau, Caddo Lake, Caney Lake, Cross
Lake, Cypress Lake, Lake D’Arbonne and Lake Erling
ca. 1950s-1978
2814.2859.
Lakes, Northwest Louisiana: Shore-level views of Lake
Bistineau, Caddo Lake, Cross Lake, etc., including low
water levels, pontoon boat Toldeo Princess, sailboats,
speedboats, water skiing, piers, dock houses, Cypress trees,
Amphicar, fishing, swimming, and other recreational
activities
ca. 1950s-1978
57
58
59
52
60
61
62
63
64
2860.2882.
Louisiana State Exhibit Museum, Shreveport: Aerial,
exterior, and interior views, including exhibits; Dr. H.
Brainard Wright, museum curator; Jean Despujols
1954-ca.1960s
2883.
McEachern, Langston: Mobile telephone in car (Bill
Alexander photo)
Feb. 3, 1954
2884.2905.
R. W. Norton Art Gallery, Shreveport: Aerial, exterior, and
interior views, including exhibits
1960-1966
2906.2942.
Parks, Shreveport and State: Aerial views of Shreveport
Sports Baseball Stadium, Independence Stadium, and
Hirsch Memorial Coliseum; Ford Park; Highland Park; A.
B. Palmer Park; Veterans Park; Texas Tourist Center at
Waskom; La. Tourist Centers on Interstate 20 (I-20)
1959-1978
2943.2946.
Police, Shreveport and State: Policemen practice pistol
marksmanship; one-armed man in court; State Policeman
makes a traffic stop
1950s-1979
2947.2990.
Red River: Aerial and water-level views, Shreveport
skyline; McNeil Street Pumping Station; sewer seepage
1968-1977
2991.2996.
Shreveport, city scenes: People walking city streets with
umbrellas in the snow and rain; landscapes
1964-1967
2997.3002.
Steamboats: Stern-wheel steamers Todd (Aug. 22, 1947)
and General John Newton (Nov. 25, 1955)
1947-1955
3003.3021.
Theater, Majorie Lyons Playhouse, Centenary College: The
Boy Friend (Mar. 12, 1958); Annie Get Your Gun (Aug. 20,
1958)
1958
3022.3066.
Times, Shreveport, Newspaper: Aerial, exterior, and interior
views of Times/Journal building at 222 Lake Street,
including offices and printing presses
1962-1980
3067.3104.
Times, Shreveport, Newspaper: Interior views of
Times/Journal building at 222 Lake Street, including
offices, printing presses, and photographic darkroom;
removal of office furniture and printing presses from old
Times building at 408 Marshall Street; Times personalities
including William H. Bronson, publisher (Lloyd Stilley &
Langston McEachern photos)
Aug. 1962
53
65
3105.3115.
Tornado, Bossier City (Dec. 3, 1978): Aerial and groundlevel views of damage, including the Port Au Prince
Apartments; one-year anniversary photographs by Billy
Upshaw
1978-1979
3116.3147.
Wire photographs (AP, UP, NASA, etc.): This box contains
photographs collected but not taken by Langston
McEachern, including political figures such as Frank
Clement, Camille Gravel, Averell Harriman, Herbert
Hoover, John F. Kennedy, Earl K. Long, Richard M. Nixon,
Sam Rayburn, Adlai Stevenson, and Harry S. Truman; the
murder of Lee Harvey Oswald by Jack Ruby on Nov. 24,
1963, in Dallas, Tex.; and the Apollo 11 Moon landing, Jul.
20, 1969
1956-1969
V. NEGATIVES: SHREVEPORT TIMES
Box
66
Neg. No.
53
Description
Mayor Sam S. Caldwell
Date
Mar. 11, 1946
275
Old Car Parade
Jun. 5, 1946
310
Fire Stations
Jun. 24, 1946
311
Braswell’s Cement
Jun. 26, 1946
506
Governor Jimmie Davis & movie producer Lyndley Parsons
with the old “gazoo”, Davis’ original washboard instrument
Sep. 24, 1946
515
John D. Ewing & group with Times airplane “Newsboy”
Sep. 26, 1946
570
Pan-Am Service Station
Oct. 15, 1946
636
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers
Oct. 26, 1946
638
Football, college: Tech v. Northwestern
Oct. 26, 1946
661
3 Mayors: Clyde E. Fant, Sam S. Caldwell & George W.
Hardy, Jr.
Nov. 2, 1946
684
Armistice Day Parade
Nov. 11, 1946
687
Cole Bros. Circus
Nov. 11, 1946
690
Swearing in Mayor Clyde E. Fant and City Council
Nov. 12, 1946
54
776
Langston McEachern with camera under Red River bridge
Dec. 13, 1946
821
Snow scenes
Dec. 31, 1946
Mae West & Lt. Jones of Shreveport Police Dept.
Jan. 15, 1947
10021003
Mayor Clyde E. Fant and wife Margaret Moos Fant board
train for Washington, D.C.
Jan. 17, 1947
1033
Sloan J. Flores, Shreveport Fire Chief
Jan. 24, 1947
10561057
St. George Greek Orthodox Church on Creswell Ave.
Jan. 27, 1947
16401643
Fire Station
Apr. 16, 1947
1713
Louisiana State Exhibit Museum & Dr. H. Brainard Wright,
museum curator
Apr. 24, 1947
17201725
Rumbaugh couple, 50th Anniversary
Apr. 26, 1947
1810
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers
(incl. photo of Jimmie)
May 11, 1947
1814
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers
(clowns, cars & fiery crash)
May 11, 1947
1815
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers
(flying off ramps)
May 11, 1947
1816
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers (2
& 3 cars in groups)
May 11, 1947
1819
Chris B. Stovall’s Gulf service station, 3001 Highland Ave.
May 12, 1947
2096
Air Force Day air show, Barksdale AFB
Aug. 1, 1947
2153
Stern-wheel steamboat Todd
Aug. 22, 1947
2179
Brandon gas truck fire at Belcher, La.
Sep. 2, 1947
2181
Firemen posing in front of fire station (Chief Floyd
Kendrick in car)
Sep. 3, 1947
992-993
55
2250
Mayor Clyde E. Fant & PTA group
Sep. 29, 1947
2286
World premiere of movie Louisiana at the Strand Theatre,
Shreveport (incl. Governor Jimmie Davis, Jackie Cooper,
John Gallaudet, Roddy McDowell, Dottye Brown & June
Preisser)
Oct. 7, 1947
2330
Football, college: Centenary v. Chattanooga
Oct. 18, 1947
2396
Louisiana State Fair Grounds, scenes
Oct. 25, 1947
2397
Aerial views of Louisiana State Fair Grounds & Shreveport
from the Goodyear Blimp
Oct. 25, 1947
2447
Aerial views of Shreveport Downtown Airport
Nov. 13, 1947
2505
Groundbreaking of Overton Brooks Veterans Affairs (VA)
Hospital
Dec. 10, 1947
2617
Gene Autry at record store
Jan. 7, 1948
2618
Gene Autry at Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
Jan. 7, 1948
2619
Gene Autry, John Ewing, Jr. & Henry Clay at dinner
Jan. 7, 1948
2633
Poulan Saw Co. on Greenwood Rd.
Jan. 10, 1948
2656
Freedom Train
Jan. 17, 1948
2669
Clyde Beatty Circus (elephants start tractors, trapeze artists,
camels, horse act, etc.)
Jan. 24, 1948
2679
A.L. Miliam checks ice cutters on trolley
Jan. 27, 1948
2694
George H. Kenmon, manager Foremost Dairyland
Feb. 4, 1948
2717
GM Train of Tomorrow
Feb. 14, 1948
2725
Douglas DC-4, “City of San Juan,” Chicago and Southern
Air Lines, lands at Shreveport Downtown Airport
Feb. 17, 1948
2776
Children and flowers at Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
Mar. 3, 1948
2804
Clyde Beatty Circus (animals, acrobats, acts, etc.)
Mar. 13, 1948
56
2806
Clyde Beatty Circus (Flying Harolds trapeze artists)
Mar. 13, 1948
2807
Clyde Beatty Circus Parade
Mar. 14, 1948
2880
Army Day Parade
Apr. 6, 1948
2883
Secretary of the Treasury John W. Snyder arrives at
Barksdale AFB
Apr. 6, 1948
2885
Secretary of the Treasury John W. Snyder, Rep. Overton
Brooks & Governor-elect Earl K. Long
Apr. 6, 1948
2886
Rep. Overton Brooks & Governor-elect Earl K. Long
Apr. 6, 1948
2887
General of the Army Omar N. Bradley, chief of staff of the
U.S. Army, arrives at Barksdale AFB
Apr. 7, 1948
2888
Secretary of the Treasury John W. Snyder & General of the
Army Omar N. Bradley
Apr. 7, 1948
2889
Secretary of the Treasury John W. Snyder, Mayor Clyde E.
Fant & City Council
Apr. 7, 1948
2890
General of the Army Omar N. Bradley, Lieutenant General
John K. Cannon & Colonel Auby C. Strickland salute the
flag at Barksdale AFB
Apr. 7, 1948
2933
Cross Lake fishing scenes
Apr. 21, 1948
2938
Mayor Clyde E. Fant tries on new hat
Apr. 22, 1948
2959
Lt. Governor William J. “Bill” Dodd
Apr. 27, 1948
2987
John D. Ewing
May 5, 1948
3003
Inauguration of Governor Earl K. Long in Baton Rouge, La.
May 11, 1948
3005
ROTC inspection at C.E. Byrd High School
May 12, 1948
3096
Fire Chief Floyd Kendrick & old mouthpiece
Jun. 8, 1948
3142
Rep. & Mrs. Overton Brooks
Jul. 6, 1948
3205
Robert Ewing (photo of portrait painting)
57
Aug. 18, 1948
3214
Draft Board
Aug. 23, 1948
3243
Henry A. Wallace, 1948 Progressive Party presidential
candidate, at Shreveport (speech & egged)
Sep. 2, 1948
3308
Air Force Day air show, Barksdale AFB (planes & missiles)
Sep. 18, 1948
3311
Air Force Day air show, Barksdale AFB (P-80 & P-51
aircraft in flight)
Sep. 18, 1948
3311
Aerial views of Air Force Day air show, Barksdale AFB
Sep. 18, 1948
3312
Aerial views of 1946 Air Force Day air show, Barksdale
AFB
Sep. 18, 1948
3412
Mayor Clyde E. Fant & Mayor DeLesseps S. “Chep”
Morrison of New Orleans
Oct. 1948
3487
Automobile Thrill Show: Jimmie Lynch Death Dodgers
(incl. Pollak, the “Human Cannonball” & trapeze artists)
Oct. 1948
3498
Louisiana State Fair Grounds, scenes
Nov. 2, 1948
3517
Don Theater, front view
Nov. 10, 1948
3518
Major General Robert W. Harper, commanding general of
Air Training Command (ATC) at Barksdale AFB; Brigadier
General Robert W. Burns, ATC chief of staff; Colonel
Auby C. Strickland, Barksdale base commander
Nov. 10, 1948
3542
Henry Clay – KWKH
Nov. 16, 1948
3578
Ricou Building
Nov. 29, 1948
3622
Venus winner – Don Theater
Dec. 11, 1948
3631
Gilbert Street opened
Dec. 14, 1948
3724
Gene Autry at Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
Jan. 11, 1949
3729
Gene Autry, John D. Ewing & businessmen
Jan. 1949
3729
Shrine Parade
Jan. 13, 1949
3758
Trolley Stops
Jan. 20, 1949
58
3808
Mr. Clay
Feb. 2, 1949
3840
Schumpert Sanitarium (for medical advertisement)
Feb. 14, 1949
3924
Trolley Stops
3928
Television KWKH – Hillbillies see their first TV set
Mar. 8, 1949
3929
No left turns on Texas St.
Mar. 8, 1949
3974
Cotton dusting school in Natchitoches, La.
3975
Arrival of first B-45A Tornado jet bomber at Barksdsale
AFB for the 47th Bombardment Wing, Light
Mar. 23, 1949
3986
Overton Brooks Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital seen from
Slattery Blvd.
Mar. 29, 1949
4021
Lt. Governor William J. “Bill” Dodd & E. H. Williams,
president of State Federation of Labor
Apr. 6, 1949
4069
Senator Russell B. Long
Apr. 16, 1949
4091
Crash of B-25J Mitchell bomber on the Skannal plantation
near Taylortown, La. – 3 airmen killed
Apr. 21, 1949
4098
Bob Hope arrives in Shreveport for Holiday in Dixie (incl.
wear of Indian headdress)
Apr. 23, 1949
4285
Crash of B-45A Tornado jet bomber in an alfalfa field on
the Roger Wheless farm – 2 airmen killed
Jun. 9, 1949
4445
Crash of B-45A Tornado jet bomber in a cotton field on the
Beene plantation – 3 airmen injured
Aug. 12, 1949
4501
Groundbreaking ceremony for Confederate Memorial
Medical Center – Governor Earl K. Long & Dr. William E.
Reid, superintendant of Charity Hospital
Sep. 5, 1949
4548
Crash of B-45A Tornado jet bomber south of Belcher, La. –
2 airmen killed
Aug. 31, 1949
4609
4-H members en route to Kansas City
Oct. 15, 1949
4653
Crash of C-82A cargo aircraft in a cotton field of the
Youree McCall plantation – 1 airman & 1 civilian killed
Nov. 4, 1949
Mar. 1949
59
Mar. 1949
67
4774
B-36 Peacekeeper bomber at Barksdale AFB for repairs
Dec. 14, 1949
4942
Harold Lloyd arrives at Shreveport via train
Feb. 16, 1950
5644
Mickey Rooney, Dudley J. LeBlanc, Miss Frances Woodall
& Miss Jo Ann Hagedorn
Aug. 31, 1950
5898
Clyde Beatty Circus (animals)
Nov. 2, 1950
5999
Bob Hope, Jerry Colonna, and Marilyn Maxwell – USO
Show
Nov. 26, 1950
6047
David Rubinoff plays violin for children at Shreveport’s
Shrine Hospital
Dec. 7, 1950
6223
Governor Earl K. Long & Shreveport City Council
Jan. 23, 1951
6464
Reverend Billy Graham
Apr. 11, 1951
6496
Reverend Billy Graham – Meeting in Shreveport (outside,
inside, closeup)
Apr. 11, 1951
6654
Louisiana State Park – Lake Bistineau, Doyline
6840
Train wreck/derailment near Lettsworth, La.: KCS Southern
Belle v. troop train
6952
Cattle on highway
8592
Governor Robert F. Kennon, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.
May 13, 1952
8767
Reverend Billy Graham & Dr. Monroe E. Dodd
Jun. 20, 1952
8772
Reverend Billy Graham – Meeting in Shreveport
Jun. 22, 1952
9391
George Jessel
Nov. 6, 1953
10446
High water at Cross Lake
May 16, 1953
10447
Delta Airlines DC-3 airplane crash near Waskom, Tex. – 19
people killed
May 17, 1953
11741
Crash of Grumman Mallard seaplane operated by United
Jan. 10, 1954
Jun. 5, 1951
Aug. 10, 1951
Sep. 1951
60
Gas Co. at Wallace Lake – 12 people killed
11975
Deaths of Bossier Parish Deputy Maurice Miller and
Shreveport Police Chief Edward G. Huckabay in shootout
with Ed “Man” West in Bossier Parish
Feb. 27, 1954
12030
Jean Despujols & Louis Sicard at Brenner’s Furniture Co.
Mar. 11, 1954
12281
Holiday in Dixie parades
May 1, 1954
13383
Drainage ditches under construction
Dec. 31, 1954
13384
Youree extension
Dec. 31, 1954
13386
Glendale Subdivision – Homes under construction
Dec. 31, 1954
13388
National Bank Garage under construction
Dec. 31, 1954
13389
Byrd Youth Building
Dec. 31, 1954
13390
Bossier City Elementary School & Sunset School
Dec. 31, 1954
13391
Hirsch Memorial Coliseum construction
Dec. 31, 1954
13394
Aircraft carrier trip
Nov. 3, 1954
13395
Closure of Old Traffic Bridge
Mar. 16, 1955
13617
Printing press in action
Feb. 23, 1955
13985
Mike Beckham
May 6, 1955
13988
Barksdale AFB Air Show – Holiday in Dixie
May 6, 1955
13399
American Ordnance Association group at Shreveport
Country Club
May 9, 1955
14043
Huey P. Long statue and State Capital building, Baton
Rouge, La
May 16, 1955
14456
Industrial Steel – P&S Hospital & Big Chain construction
Sep. 9, 1955
14641
Paratrooper’s chute partially opens – dropped from C-124
Globemaster II cargo aircraft
Oct. 22, 1955
14646
Firemen battle fire engulfing a Convair CV-340-42 cargo
Oct. 19, 1955
61
aircraft operated by United Gas Co. at Shreveport Regional
Airport
14647
Ray Milland, Ward Bond & Mary Murphy
14873
Trip to Pensacola, Florida and visit to training carrier USS
Monterey (CVL-26) off the coast
15238
Shreveport master plans maps
Mar. 1, 1956
15238B
Bossier City master plan maps
Mar. 1, 1956
15271
Firemen battle fire at oak flooring plant of Olin Mathieson
Chemical Corp., Levy St.
Mar. 11, 1956
15275
Composition room equipment
Mar. 11, 1956
15425
Goodwill trip to Washington, D.C.
Apr. 11-15, 1956
15603
RCA World Championship Rodeo
May 17, 1956
15739
U.S. Air Force B-47E Stratojet bomber takes off from
Barksdale AFB, La. with rocket assist device
Jun. 12, 1956
15740
Aerial refueling of a U.S. Air Force B-47E Stratojet bomber
from a KC-97 over Bossier Base/Barksdale AFB, La.
Jun. 5, 1956
16137
Wreck of steamboat Neches Belle exposed by low water at
Logansport; Republic of Texas-U.S. border marker (see
Shreveport Times, Oct. 4, 1956, Sunday, p. 1-F)
Sep. 17, 1956
16248
Sheriff Dept. Air Squadron at Shreveport Downtown
Airport
Oct. 10, 1956
16452
Giant Balloon Parade
Nov. 23, 1956
16522
Natchitoches fireworks & lighting celebration
Dec. 8, 1956
17293
Progressive Finance Co.
May 7, 1957
18792
Former Shreveport mayors John McWilliams Ford, George
W. Hardy, Jr. & Clyde E. Fant
Jan. 28, 1958
19002
Dedication of new Civic Center
Feb. 23, 1958
19300
Aerial views of Shreveport industrial areas
62
Oct. 18, 1955
Dec. 1955
1958
19301
Aerial view of C.E. Byrd High School football field & track
1958
19302
Aerial views of Shreveport Sports Baseball Stadium
1958
19303
Shreveport city skyline at night
1958
19304
Aerial views of downtown Shreveport
Sep. 13, 1957
19306
Civic Center, interior & exterior views
1958
19307
Aerial views of Shreveport
19309
Aerial views of Shreveport industrial areas
1958
19310
Aerial views of Shreveport, downtown, residential &
industrial areas (120 film)
1958
19311
Civic Center parking area
19312
Mayor James C. Gardner & Shreveport City Council in
chambers of new Civic Center, posing on entry porch & in
offices; commissioner mug shots; first council meeting in
new chambers
19313
Shreveport City Council Commissioners
1958
19314
Aerial views of Civic Center
1958
19316
Aerial & ground views of Shreveport Downtown Airport
1958
19319
Aerial & ground views of Shreveport Municipal Airport
1958
19321
Barksdale AFB – Enlisted barracks; Wherry family housing
1958
19322
Aerial view of Barksdale
Headquarters & Standpipe
1958
19323
Texas Street
1958
19324
Aerial & ground views of Confederate Memorial Medical
Center
1956
19327
Aerial & ground views of Louisiana State Exhibit Museum
1958
19328
Schumpert Hospital
May 16, 1956
Feb. 15, 1958
AFB
looking
west
to
Feb. 1958
Jan. 10, 1958
63
19330
Red Ball Trucking
1958
19331
KCS rail yards
1958
19332
Aerial views of KCS rail yards
19333
Aerial views of Shreveport industrial areas (St. Vincent
Ave. & KCS rail yards)
1958
19334
C.E. Byrd High School gymnasium
1958
19335
Fairfield Manor
1958
19336
Aerial views of United Gas & Schumpert Hospital
1958
19337
Old & new radio rooms, Shreveport Police Dept.
1958
19338
Pioneer Bank & Trust Co.
1958
19339
Caddo-Shreveport Health Center
1958
19340
Aerial views of Schumpert Hospital
19341
Centenary College, views of buildings around campus
1958
19343
Aerial views of Centenary College
1958
19344
Marjorie Lyons Playhouse, Centenary College (+ 1 negative
of old Centenary theater)
1958
19345
Cross Lake – Fisherman
1958
19347
Aerial views of water treatment plant
1958
19348
Civic Center
1958
19349
Willis-Knighton Clinic
1958
19350
Southwestern Gas & Electric
1958
19351
Lee National Insurance Building
1958
19352
Post Office at 550 North Market
1958
19353
City Council in Old Municipal Court building
n.d.
64
Mar. 1956
Sep. 13, 1956
68
19354
Captain Shreve Hotel
1958
19355
Levy Building
1958
19356
Elks Building
Feb. 1958
19357
Simmons Saw Building
1958
19358
P & S Hotel
1958
19359
Selber’s Parking & Telephone Building
1958
19360
Old Municipal Court Building
1958
19361
Beck Building
1958
19362
Selber’s Building
1958
19363
Elks Building
19364
Schumpert Hospital, exterior views
1958
19365
Aerial views of bridges, streets and downtown Shreveport
1958
19366
Hollywood underpass
1958
19367
Shreveport Rect. Dept. – SPAR
1958
19368
Milam Street scenes (night also)
1958
19369
City street sweeper
1958
19370
Radio Repair Shop Civic Center
1958
19371
River Front
1958
19372
Shreveport Library
19373
Aerial views of Madison Park & Weingarten’s
1958
19374
Shreveport Policemen direct traffic downtown
1958
19375
City parking lot
1958
19376
Municipal Incinerator
1958
Nov. 11, 1954
Dec. 21, 1958
65
19377
Sewage Building
1958
19378
Caddo Levee District Building
1958
19379
River Front closed up
1958
19381
Youree Street exit opened
1958
19382
Aerial views of Linwood Street Viaduct (also Zuzak
Apartments)
1958
19383
Viaduct lights at night
1958
19384
City Fire Stations
May 5, 1954
Jun. 26, 1954
19385
Central Fire Station (also #3 & #4)
Aug. 25, 1955
19389
Churches – new views (incl. B’nai Zion Temple,
Broadmoor Methodist Church, Broadmoor Presbyterian
Church, First Methodist Church, Queensborough Baptist
Church, etc.)
1958
19390
Aerial view of Southfield Road – Grover Place – Roma
Drive area (Arthur Circle Elementary School, Broadmoor
Presbyterian Church, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church & B’nai
Zion Congregation)
1958
19392
Weingarten’s (Madison Park) & Big Chain on Hollywood
1958
19393
Big Chain grocery stores (+ 1 negative of Municipal
Auditorium)
1958
19394
Big homes
1958
19395
Planning Commission Office
1958
19398
Aerial views of Sunset Acres
1958
19399
Midway Junior High School
1958
19401
Major James C. Gardner & Commissioners Louis E. Phelps
& H. Lane Mitchell enter the Civic Center
1958
66
19402
Louis E. Phelps, Commissioner of Public Utilities, poses
with plaque and Confederate $10 bills at Civic Center
19403
Physicians & Surgeons Hospital construction
19404
Aerial view of KCS Industrial Development Area
1958
19405
Aerial views of Big Chain warehouse
1958
19408
Aerial view of Booker T. Washington High School
1958
19486
Notre Dame Catholic High School
19847
Shreveport 80th Street Sewage Station
Jul. 1, 1958
19872
Shreveport Police Dept. station wagons
Jul. 7, 1958
20036
All Souls Unitarian Church, 1134 Shreveport Barksdale
Highway
Aug. 22, 1958
20037
J.S. Clark Junior High School at Hearne Ave. & Logan St.
Aug. 22, 1958
20194
Mid-Continent Steel Casting Corp.
Sep. 20, 1958
20199
Shreveport Buildings – M.L. Bath, Wray-Dickinson Co.
Ford Dealership, Coca-Cola Bottling, Petroleum &
Telephone Buildings
Sep. 20, 1958
20548
Industrial Steel shops
Nov. 4, 1958
20722
Aerial views of American Legion Hall on Cross Lake
Nov. 29, 1958
21222
St. Vincent Academy
Feb. 14, 1959
21605
Schools
Apr. 13, 1959
21698
St. Mark’s Episcopalian Church, interior views
Apr. 27, 1959
22090
Habeas corpus hearing/release from metal institution for
Governor Earl K. Long at Covington, La.
Jun. 26, 1959
22308
Oak Terrace Junior High School
Aug. 26, 1959
22376
Aerial views of Common & Hearn & Blanchard Bridge
Sep. 11, 1959
22379
Symphony House
Sep. 11, 1959
67
1958
Mar. 1958
Apr. 23, 1958
22435
St. Mark’s Episcopalian Church, interior views
Sep. 11, 1959
22499
Aerial views of crowds at football game at State Fair
Grounds Stadium (LSU v. Baylor)
Oct. 3, 1959
22570
Falstaff Beer booth at La. State Fair
Oct. 21, 1959
22585
Mayor Clyde E. Fant & replica of the Drake oil well at La.
State Fair
Oct. 23, 1959
22592
Pep Parade (La. Tech v. Northwestern State College), La.
State Fair
Oct. 24, 1959
22595
State Fair Spectacular sign
Oct. 24, 1959
22597
Midway, exhibits & carnival rides, La. State Fair
Oct. 23, 1959
22654
Carnival lights at night, La. State Fair
Nov. 4, 1959
22770
Municipal Auditorium, exterior front views
Nov. 25, 1959
23035
Expressway ready for construction
Jan. 20, 1960
23047
Oak Terrace Junior High School, interior & exterior views
Jan. 22, 1960
23113
Expressway right-of-way ready for construction
Feb. 6, 1960
23407
Basketball, high school: C.E. Byrd v. Minden
Mar. 31, 1960
23553
Aerial & ground views of Expressway construction
Apr. 26, 1960
23632
Governor Jimmie Davis, inauguration day in Baton Rouge,
La.
May 10, 1960
23806
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Jun. 10, 1960
23972
Expressway & bridge construction
Jul. 28, 1960
23995
Ground-level views of Expressway construction at Spring
Street
Aug. 5, 1960
24046
Sheep & Pig Barn, State Fair Grounds
Aug. 14, 1960
24049
Woodlawn High School
Aug. 17, 1960
68
24125
Centenary College Choir at Hodges Garden
Sep. 5, 1960
24165
Canterbury Club, Centenary College
Sep. 13, 1960
24167
Fashion – Petroleum Club
Sep. 13, 1960
24185
Expressway – No work due to strike
Sep. 16, 1960
24187
Norton Art Gallery
Sep. 16, 1960
24188
St. Catherine Catholic School at 72nd & Henderson
Sep. 16, 1960
24223
Aerial views of Lake Bistineau
Sep. 23, 1960
24274
Aerial views of Waterside area
Oct. 4, 1960
24277
Aerial views of Shreveport & Barksdale AFB
24362
Miss Dancing Waters, La. State Fair
Oct. 20, 1960
24365
Midway, La. State Fair
Oct. 21, 1960
24379
Nida Odom, Miss Southern Breeze, La. State Fair
Oct. 22, 1960
24427
Royal American Shows troupe (clowns & helicopter act)
entertain children at Shreveport’s Shrine Hospital
Oct. 27, 1960
24444
Band Day Parade, La. State Fair
Oct. 29, 1960
24812
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Jan. 9, 1961
25044
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Feb. 23, 1961
25096
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Mar. 6, 1961
25269
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Apr. 4, 1961
25346
Aerial views of Industrial Steel, Shreve center, etc.
Apr. 13, 1961
25647
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Jun. 1, 1961
25964
Ground-level views of Expressway construction
Jul. 28, 1961
25966
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Jul. 29, 1961
26234
Aerial views of Ludlow Plastics Manufacturing Plant,
Sep. 18, 1961
69
1960
Homer, La.
26451
Midway & carnival rides, La. State Fair
Oct. 22, 1961
26461
Dallas millionaire H.L. Hunt visits the La. State Fair
Oct. 22, 1961
26628
Hamilton Library Building
Nov. 17, 1961
26629
Fire Station at 70th Street & Despot Road
Nov. 17, 1961
28329
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, interior & exterior views
Sep. 6, 1962
28369
Dedication of St. Vincent Academy
Sep. 14, 1962
28408
Governor Jimmie Davis
Sep. 21, 1962
28528
Aerial views of Expressway construction
Oct. 15, 1962
28832
New church construction at 70th Street, Central Christian
Church
Dec. 6, 1962
28888
Skyline view of Shreveport from Doctor’s Hospital
Dec. 14, 1962
29872
Churches for artwork (city churches)
May 6, 1963
32099
Aerial views of AMF Beaird, Inc.
Apr. 15, 1964
32320
Governor John J. McKeithen, inauguration day in Baton
Rouge, La.
May 12, 1964
33184
Aerial views of Bossier City High School
33758
Southern Hills Junior High School
Dec. 28, 1964
33760
Southern Hills Elementary School
Dec. 28, 1964
33769
Civic Center
Dec. 30, 1964
33909
Queensborough Baptist Church, interior views
Jan. 20, 1965
33930
Queensborough Baptist Church, choir
Jan. 22, 1965
33984
Aerial views of Expressway & downtown Shreveport
Jan. 31, 1965
34324
Shreveport Civic Theatre
Mar. 18, 1965
70
Oct. 6, 1964
39791
Aerial views of Interstate 20 (I-20) Interchange
May 19, 1967
40218
Caddo Sheriff Junior Rifle Competition
Jul. 28, 1967
44705
Griffin – KWKH News
Mar. 25, 1969
48223
McElroy Metal Mill, 1500 Hamilton, Bossier City
Jun. 26, 1970
52435
“Whose Pocket?”: Governor-Elect Edwin W. Edwards
jokingly reaches into the pants pocket of Shreveport Mayor
L. Calhoun Allen, Jr. on Market Street
Apr. 7, 1972
66336
Standoff and arrest of George W. D’Artois at his home at
633 Ashbourne Drive
Apr. 19, 1977
66338
Standoff and arrest of George W. D’Artois at his home at
633 Ashbourne Drive (Ken Aclin)
Apr. 19, 1977
66341
George W. D’Artois at courthouse after arrest; James C.
Gardner & other city officials (Stephen Gates)
Apr. 19, 1977
66347
George W. D’Artois affair (Lee Shively)
Apr. 19, 1977
69805
Aerial views of Schumpert & Willis-Knighton Hospitals
Apr. 13, 1978
69806
Aerial views of General Motors Assembly Division Plant,
State Fair Grounds, Atlas Processing Company, Libby
Glass Plant, downtown Shreveport, etc.
Apr. 13, 1978
72083
Mayor L. Calhoun Allen, Jr.
Nov. 21, 1978
72142
Last meeting of the old City Council
Nov. 28, 1978
73339
Aerial views of General Motors Assembly Division Plant
Apr. 5, 1979
78211
State police inspect trucks for hazardous materials
Dec. 5, 1980
VI. NEGATIVES: PERSONAL COLLECTION
Box
69
Neg. No.
M001M064
M065M066
Description
Aerial views of Shreveport: Downtown, industrial, and
residential areas
Airport, Shreveport Downtown
71
Date
1950s-ca.1970s
n.d.
M067M069
Airport, Shreveport Regional
M070M074
Barksdale AFB, La.: Aerial views; arrival of first U.S. Air
Force B-52F Stratofortress bomber, “State of Louisiana”
(serial #57-0153), at Barksdale AFB; U.S. Air Force aircraft
(Boeing B-36 Peacekeeper; Sikorsky H-5G Dragonfly
helicopter; Lockheed P-80A Shooting Star; Sikorsky R-6A
Hoverfly II helicopter; Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star); fire
fighting demonstration; hospital; Blue Angels aerial
demonstration team, U.S. Navy (F11F-1 Tiger)
M075M076
Barnwell Memorial Garden and Art Center, Shreveport
M077M169
Buildings, Shreveport and Bossier City (see alphabetical list
below):
American Legion Clubhouse
American Standard Heating & Plumbing
W.F. Beall
Beck Building
Bewley’s Bargain Annex
Bossier City Hospital
Bowlero East
Overton Brooks Veterans Affairs (VA) Hospital
Bruce Beauty Supply Co. (Hunter Building)
Cedar Grove Pumping Station
Chain Battery & Automotive Supply
Chamber of Commerce Building
Civic Center, Shreveport
Civic Theatre, Shreveport
Court House, Shreveport
Cross Lake Water Pumping Station
Dog Pound, Shreveport
Fairfield Apartments
First National Bank (downtown & branch)
Ford Park Children’s Zoo (incl. Civitan Choo-Choo &
M4A3 Sherman tank)
Fort Humbug Confederate Memorial
Fountain Apartments
General Electric Supply Co.
Globe Shopping City
Goodwill Industries
Graybar Electric Co.
Hernin Storage
Hirsch Memorial Coliseum
72
1963
1940s-1960s
1950s-ca.1970s
Kroehler Furniture Manufacturing
KWFN radio towers
M. Levy Building
Louisiana State Building
Louisiana State Exhibit Museum
Mosher Steel
Municipal Auditorium
Municipal Pool
Palais Royal (Sunset Village)
Parker’s Hardware (downtown)
Parker House (Line Ave.)
Pines Sanitarium
Progressive Club
Querbes Golf Course
Red River Valley Experimental Station
Ricou-Brewster Building
Rountree Olds-Cadillac
Schumpert Hospital (old & new)
Sears Store
Selber Building (old)
Service to Sawmillers Mill Supplies
Shelby Building
Shreve City Shopping Center
Shreveport Library
Shreveport Motel
Shrine Hospital
Simmon Building
Sklar Building
Slack Industrial Park
Slattery Building
Sports, Shreveport, Baseball Stadium
Stainless HICA Steel
Strand Theatre
Swimming Pool, Shreveport
Texas Motor Exchange
Town House Apartments
Trickett’s Store
United Gas Building
U. S. Veterans Administration Center (former Dodd
College), 501 Ockley Dr.
Washington-Youree Hotel
70
M170M187
Celebrities, Notable Personalities, etc.: Gene Autry; Harvey
LeVan Cliburn; Bing Crosby & Phil Silvers; George Goebel
& Mitzi Gaynor; Jimmie Goslin’s wedding party; Bob
Hope; Lash LaRue; Leisk family photos; Jim McCullough;
73
1942-ca.1970s
Frank McHugh; Frank Middleton; Dale Roberts; Joe
Rosenthal (U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial); Ann
Sheridan; Colonel John H. Tucker, Jr.; Darby & Linda
Washeck’s wedding; Sam Weiner
M188M190
Cemeteries, Shreveport: Forest Park; Forest Park West;
Greenwood
M191M197
Centenary College
M198M207
Churches, Shreveport and Bossier City: All Souls Unitarian;
Brown Chapel (Centenary College); First Baptist; First
Methodist; Highland Baptist; St. John Berchmans
Cathedral; St. Mark’s Episcopalian
1960s-ca.1970s
M208M214
Cross Lake
1957-ca.1970s
M215M218
Ewing Family (owners of Shreveport Times newspaper):
Family portraits of Robert Ewing Jr., et al.; John Ewing &
basketball team (copy); home of Patricia Ewing Hendrick
1962-ca.1970s
M219M227
Fair Grounds, State: Aerial views; Barnum & Bailey
Circus; Emmett Kelly the clown; gates; buildings; cattle
barn
1947-1965
M228M234
Fire Department, Shreveport: Fire ladder demonstration;
Central Fire Station; Fire Stations No. 4 & No. 14; various
fire stations; District Chief H.C. Hendrick; Mayor
DeLesseps S. “Chep” Morrison of New Orleans with
Shreveport Fire Dept.
1946-ca.1960s
M235M251
Industry, Shreveport: AMF Beaird, Inc.; Atlas Processing
Company; Baifield Industries, Inc.; J.B. Beaird Corp.; Bird
& Son Inc. Roofing Materials; Foremost Dairyland; General
Motors Assembly Division Plant; Industrial Steel Plant;
Libby Glass Plant; Shell Plant; Southwestern Electric
Power Company (SWEPCO); Springhill Paper Mill;
Western Electric Plant
1955-1971
M252M255
Jefferson, Tex.: Pilgrimage of old homes; Excelsior Hotel;
Jay Gould’s private railroad car
1955-1958
M256M262
KWKH Radio Station: Billboard advertisement; circus;
Jack Dillard’s awards; flying saucer & Willie White; Gloria
ca. 1960s
1963
1960-1967
74
Starr; unidentified personalities.
71
M263M264
Louisiana State University in Shreveport (LSUS): Aerial
views; students.
1967
M265M299
McEachern, Langston – Personal and Family Photos:
Portrait as Sergeant in U.S. Army; wedding portrait,
Langston & Robbie Hanks McEachern; H. Lang & Minnie
Lee Kendrick McEachern (parents); Joycelyn McEachern
(sister); new jeepster; winning photo story (“Gun Battle”);
at home; Christmas; backyard swimming pool; Robin
McEachern (son); birthdays; vacations
ca. 1941ca. 1970s
M300M301
Natchitoches, La.: Homes tour; Melrose Plantation; African
House
1964
M302M304
New Orleans, La.: French Quarter; Train Depot
1955
M305M308
R.W. Norton Art Gallery: Aerial, interior & exterior views
M309M333
Police Department, Shreveport: Officers, identified &
unidentified, including Police Chief Edward G. Huckabay
& Lester K. Barney; group poses; office scenes; police cars;
Engineering Dept.; Traffic Engineers; school patrol; school
crossings
1946-ca.1960s
M334M340
Railroads and Trains: Freedom Train; KCS trains; KCS
trucks; Deramus railroad yards, aerial views; railroad yards
at Youree Drive extension overpass; boy in cab of train
engine; unidentified train wreck/derailment
1947-1975
M341M358
Schools, Shreveport and Bossier City: Broadmoor Junior
High; C.E. Byrd High; Captain Shreve High; Arthur Circle
Elementary; Fairpark High; Linwood Junior High; Midway
Junior High; Mooretown Junior High; North Caddo High;
Booker T. Washington High; Woodlawn High
ca. 1950sca.1960s
M359M383
Sheriff’s Department, Caddo Parish: Deputies, identified &
unidentified, including Sheriffs J. Howell Flournoy &
James M. Goslin, Jr. & Major Harold Terry; jail; offices;
patrol cars; weapons in armory; emergency unit; rescue
boats; airplane; mounted deputies; target practice; finger
printing; women’s auxiliary; traffic accident; traffic
direction; skeet shooting; parade; equipment; Tax Dept.;
1947-ca.1960s
75
1964-1969
school crossings
M384M404
Shreveport City Scenes (skylines, streets, etc.)
1948-1976
M405M416
Times, Shreveport, Newspaper: Exterior views of
Times/Journal building at 408 Marshall St.; aerial, interior
& exterior views of Times/Journal building at 222 Lake
Street, including offices, printing presses, and photographic
darkroom; Times airplane “Newsboy”; Times Photo Cruiser;
newspaper delivery truck; mug shots of Times employees,
including Langston McEachern
ca.1950sca.1970s
M417M437
Various Locations and Subjects: State Capital building,
Baton Rouge, La.; Bellengrath Gardens, Ala.; bull riding in
Cheyenne, Wyo.; Santa Claus on rooftop of Porter
Chevrolet, Dallas, Tex.; 1953 Cotton Bowl Classic football
game; Estes Park, Colo.; Hodges Garden State Park, La.;
Hot Wells, La.; Kilgore oil wells; Lone Star Steel Co., Tex.;
Lindale Candy Store, Tex.; New York, NY; Shreveport
Sports baseball; Toledo Bend Dam; Washington, D.C.;
Washington State Park, Ark.; Welch, La.; Wilhelmina, Ark.
1942-1974
VII. SLIDES
Box
72
Subject
1
Description
Grand Teton, Wyo. (36 slides)
Date
ca. 1957
2
New York City, NY (143 slides)
73
3
New York World’s Fair (152 slides)
74
4
New Orleans, La. (36 slides)
5
New York World’s Fair (157 slides)
1964
6
Robin McEachern; Fort Walton Beach, Fla. (40 slides)
1956
7
Robin McEachern, six years old (40 slides)
1956
8
Robin McEachern (20 slides)
1960
9
Christmas (32 slides)
1962
10
Six Flags Over Texas (104 slides)
1961
75
76
1962-1964
1964
1958-1961
11
Juarez, Mexico & Knotts Berry Farm, Calif. (36 slides)
12
Disneyland (78 slides)
n.d.
13
George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate, Va. (25 slides)
1964
14
Wally Byam Airstream (36 slides)
1964
15
Orlando, Fla. (106 slides)
1962
16
North Pole, Colo. (71 slides)
1960
17
Family Photos (37 slides)
1961
18
Santa’s Village, Colo. (39 slides)
1960
19
Oklahoma City, Okla. & Wichita, Kans. (14 slides)
1961
20
Family Photos (40 slides)
1964
78
21
Disneyland (79 slides)
1960s
79
22
Orlando, Fla. (62 slides)
1962
23
Wyoming (21 slides)
1963
24
Arizona (30 slides)
1962
25
Langston McEachern’s Best Vacation Photos (32 slides)
26
South Dakota (24 slides)
1962
27
New York (39 slides)
n.d.
28
Wichita, Kans. & Salt Mine (35 slides)
29
South Dakota (66 slides)
1960
30
Robin McEachern’s Birthday Party & Snow (38 slides)
1962
31
Grand Canyon & Bryce Canyon (36 slides)
ca. 1959
32
Hollywood, Calif., Mann’s Chinese Theater, Marineland of
the Pacific (32 slides)
ca. 1959
33
Grand Teton, Wyo. (32 slides)
76
77
80
81
77
ca. 1961
1962-1963
Jun. 1961
1963
82
34
Badlands, SD (39 slides)
1960
35
Estes Park, Colo. (30 slides)
1960
36
Painted Desert, Ariz. (34 slides)
37
Estes Park, Colo. (119 slides)
1960
38
New York City, NY (34 slides)
1962
39
Hurricane Hilda (25 slides)
1964
ca. 1958
VIII. PERSONAL DOCUMENTS
Box
Folder
83
1
84
Description
Plaque (1): Eleventh Annual Competition National Press
Photographers and Encyclopedia Britannica – Newspaper
Picture Story – Second Prize “Gun Battle”
Date
1954
2
Plaque (1): Louisiana Newspaper Contest – Louisiana Press
Association – Third Place – Best News Picture – AAA
Division Daily – The Times
1979
3
Plaque (1): Louisiana Newspaper Contest – Louisiana Press
Association – Third Place – Best Photo Feature – AAA
Division Daily – The Times
1979
4
Plaque (1): First Place – Louisiana Press Association –
Better Newspaper Contest – Best News Picture – AAA
Dailies – The Times
1981
5
Certificate (1): Certificate of Merit for Superior
Achievement in the 19th Annual Pictures of the Year
Competition Sponsored by the NPPA, University of
Missouri School of Journalism, World Book Encyclopedia
1962
6
Certificate (1): United Press International Newspaper
Award – First Place – Outstanding News Picture
1962
7
Certificate (1): Ark-La-Tex Professional Chapter Sigma
Delta Chi – Excellence-in-Journalism Award – First Place
– News Photography
1973
8
Certificate (1): Ark-La-Tex Professional Chapter Sigma
Delta Chi – Excellence-in-Journalism Award – Second
1973
78
Place – News Photography
9
Autobiographical Notes (12 lvs.)
1986, 2001-2002
10
Military Records: Enlisted Record and Report of Separation
Honorable Discharge (4 lvs.)
11
Newspaper Articles/Miscellaneous Documents (11 lvs.)
12
Video Tape, Hi8 MP (1)
13
DVD #1 (47 min.): Contents of Hi8 MP Video Tape
Dec. 2008
14
DVD #2 (4 min.): Contents of Hi8 MP Video Tape
Dec. 2008
15
Photograph album, maroon with “Langston McEachern”
embossed in gold (an example of the albums that originally
held the bulk of the photos in boxes 1-22)
Dec. 19, 1945
1954-2004
ca. 2001-2002
n.d.
IX. AUDIOVISUAL EQUIPMENT
Location
On shelf
Description
Golde Model 447 multi-format transparency projector (1)
Serial No.
47-3115
On shelf
Bausch & Lomb 35mm Balomatic 676 slide projector (1)
150619
On shelf
Bell & Howell 16mm Model 273 movie projector (1)
96339
On shelf
Sony Hi-8 Model CCD-TR600 video camera (1)
On shelf
Fodeco Model 155 viewer slide file index case (1)
79
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