This is an old Postcard I found showing the old Monroe City Hall circa 1955. It was on St. John Street. it was an interesting old building!
I'm in the process at work of going through our places vertical files to index them and pull out anything I think may need further protecting. One of the random things I found was the below postcard, tucked in a file on Monroe. It looks like it dates to the late 60's, when the building … Continue reading New Monroe City Hall
I happened to stumble across this photo in the collection of the State Library. It shows Monroe Firemen and their firetruck in front of the old City Hall. Pretty neat! http://louisianadigitallibrary.org/islandora/object/state-lhp%3A2938
I love this old photo! It was taken looking up St. John street near the intersection with Grammont Street. You can see the old post office, First Baptist Church and the old City Hall.
Very long photo, and unfortunately, I had to make it very small to get the whole thing in! This was taken at the state confederate reunion in Monroe, September, 1913. You can see the whole thing up close and personal in the Ouachita Parish Public Library's Special Collections Department. I know a couple of the … Continue reading Confederate Reunion in Monroe, 1913