Exhibit focusing on plantation photography to open Friday, April 26

Belle Grove Plantation, LSM Collections 1956.087.025b

Lieutenant Governor Billy Nungesser and the Louisiana State Museum will unveil a new exhibition at the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame and Northwest Louisiana History Museum Friday, April 26 called “The Plantation Photographs of Robert Tebbs.” The exhibition opens with a reception at 5 p.m.

The reception, hosted by Friends of Louisiana Sports and History (FLASH), will feature refreshments and a lecture by Dr. Tony Lewis, author of “Robert W. Tebbs, Photographer to Architects: Louisiana Plantations in 1926” at 5:30 pm.

The public is invited to this free opening.