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Herman Soileau on the Cotton Industry (1983)

En Français



Genre: French

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1983-11-19

Duration: 00:16:17

Subjects: French language | Agriculture | Cotton trade


  • LaFleur, Amanda Host
  • Soileau, Herman Guest


This episode of the series “En Francais” from November 19, 1983, features Amanda LaFleur’s interview with Herman Soileau of Ville Platte, Louisiana. He discusses the cotton industry abd narrates film footage of the cotton picking and ginning process. This episode was preserved through a 2018 CLIR Recordings at Risk Grant.