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Black History Opelousas Museum

Marie Marcel, left, talks with Mayor Julius Alsandor and other guests Thursday afternoon at the Opelousas Museum and Interpretive Center. Marcel presented Negro Farmers of St. Landry Parish, a history of black farmers in the parish for the last hundred years. The presentation at the museum coincided with Black History Month. See a photo gallery of the event at stlandrynowl.com.