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Caricature of Huey P. Long, Louisiana's most powerful politician
"The Kingfish" - Louisiana's most powerful politician - was assassinated in the State Capitol building that he built.

Louisiana Political Museum and Hall of Fame (Winnfield)

Presents artifacts and memorabilia relating to politics and politicians in the state, including material on the activities of Huey and Earl Long, prominent members of a noted Louisiana political family of the 20th century.

Originally submitted by: John Cooksey, Representative (5th District).

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The Local Legacies project provides a "snapshot" of American Culture as it was expressed in spring of 2000. Consequently, it is not being updated with new or revised information with the exception of "Related Website" links.

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