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A Holiday Visit to Magnolia Mound Plantation (1982)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1982-12-24

Duration: 00:08:22

Subjects: Holidays | Christmas | Magnolia Mound Plantation (Baton Rouge, La.) | PLANTATIONS | FESTIVALS | Handbells | Choirs (Music)


  • George, Beth Host
  • Ekings, Robyn Reporter
  • Nelson, Carol Interviewee
  • Campbell, Sheryl Interviewee
  • Woodland, Madelyn Interviewee
  • University Methodist Church Handbell Choir Performer
  • Broadmoor High School Choir Performer


This segment from the December 24, 1982, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a holiday visit to Magnolia Mound Plantation in Baton Rouge for a recreation of an early 19th century Christmas celebration in Louisiana. Host: Beth George