Louisiana State University: Parker Coliseum – Baton Rouge LA

Description

Louisiana State University’s historic Parker Coliseum, also known as the Agricultural Center, was constructed by the federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) in 1937. The building, which contains numerous artistic details created by artists of the period, is still in use today. WPA Project No. 165-64-2016.

Source notes

Building plaque
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_M._Parker_Agricultural_Coliseum

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 12, 2015.

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Location Info


Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Coordinates: 30.407407, -91.174736

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