March is Women's History Month!
Today we are highlighting Collection 165, Marie Theard Manuscript Collection.
Marie Theard was a Louisiana resident who had a passion for local music including both French and Creole music. This collection is made up of 95 songs. The songs are broken down into 6 parts; patriotic songs, songs often found in French collections, songs not generally included in French collections but heard in Louisiana, Acadian songs, Creole songs, and hymns and Christmas songs.
For more information on this collection or any of our other collections come in to see us.
View more photos on the Special Collections Facebook Page.
Fun Fact Friday is brought to you by Special Collections.