Landmarks tours this weekend

Ruth Allen Bernard of Franklin stands before a portrait of Caroline Elizabeth Thompson, whom she will represent during tours of Shadowlawn house Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bernard is related to Caroline Elizabeth Thompson through the Berwick family that owned Shadowlawn for a time. The portrait is circa 1845-50. There will be other personifications of figures from history during the tour by St. Mary Landmarks Society from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Also, Saturday and Sunday there will be a preview tour of a collection of photographs by Fonville Winans at Grevemberg House from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days. Cyril Vetter’s book on Winans and his work will also be on sale and the Tavern Gift Shop will be open. Admission is $5 for each event.

St. Mary Now & Franklin Banner-Tribune

Franklin Banner-Tribune
P.O. Box 566, Franklin, LA 70538
Phone: 337-828-3706
Fax: 337-828-2874

Morgan City Daily Review
P.O. Box 948, Morgan City, LA 70381
Phone: 985-384-8370
Fax: 985-384-4255

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