WYES Documentaries

New Orleans in the '60s

Special | 59m 39s | Video has closed captioning.

Delve into the good times and hard times during a pivotal decade in New Orleans' history. New Orleans during a snowstorm; Hurricanes Betsy & Camille; President John F. Kennedy during a 1962 visit to the city; Lee Harvey Oswald in N.O.; the first Endymion & Bacchus parades; the Vieux Carre Riverfront Expressway controversy. Produced and narrated by Peggy Scott Laborde.

Aired: 04/14/95

Rating: NR

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WYES Documentaries is a local public television program presented by WYES.