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Stories from Saturday Night in Tiger Stadium, Part 3: “Capturing the Moments”

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EPISODE 19  (17:58)   This is the third episode that correlates to the LSU Libraries Special Collections exhibit “Saturday Night in Tiger Stadium” which showcases the players, the games, the facilities, and the culture of LSU Tigers football. The exhibit

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Reverend T.J. Jemison, Baton Rouge Civil Rights Advocate, Remembered

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The Reverend Theodore Judson “T.J.” Jemison, civil rights advocate and one of the prime leaders of the Baton Rouge Bus Boycott, passed away on November 15, 2013, at the age of 95.   Rev. Jemison came to Baton Rouge in 1949

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Stories from Saturday Night in Tiger Stadium, Part 2: “A Nationwide Audience ”

EPISODE 18  (10:04) This is the second episode that correlates to the LSU Libraries Special Collections exhibit, “Saturday Night in Tiger Stadium,”  which showcases the players, the games, the facilities, and the culture that have made LSU Tigers football the spectacle

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Call Him Coach: Paul Dietzel Remembered

EPISODE 16 Legendary Tigers coach Paul Dietzel passed away in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on September 24, 2013, at the age of 89. Dietzel served as LSU’s football coach from 1955 through 1961, and as LSU’s Athletic Director from 1978 through 1982. He

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