The Photo Archives of the Louisiana History Museum: Highlights
The Louisiana History Museum houses thousands of historic photographs from Alexandria, Central Louisiana and other sections of Louisiana. Included in the LHM Photo Archives is the acclaimed Newcomb Collection of nearly 700 unique photos from the 1860s to the 1960s.
Shown below are highlights of the LHM collection, presented in chronological order over time.
animated slideshow of popular photos from the LHM Archives
Guaranty Bank and Trust Company,
corner of Third and Murray Streets, Alexandria Louisiana, circa 1940s
Availability of Copies
High-quality copies of archive photos or other available photos can be provided on photographic paper upon request. 8"x10" copies are available for a $15.00 donation to the Museum; 5"x7", for a $10.00 donation.
Make your check or money order payable to Louisiana History Museum, and mail to
P.O. Box 12302, Alexandria, La. 71315-2302. Add $1.00 for postage.