Category - Infrastructure

20th Century Infrastructure

Health Services

Health Services Then and Now Louisiana has one of the oldest healthcare systems in the nation. Early government records in St. Charles Parish reveal the health...

20th Century Infrastructure Music and Art

Library

Library Services—Here Comes the Bookmobile! History indicates that as early as 1872, Governor Hahn “laid out” a library for the parish seat of Hahnville. There...

20th Century Infrastructure

Fire Protection

Since the mid-1950s, groups of men and women have volunteered at fire stations around the parish to respond to fires, accidents, explosions, or a variety of...

20th Century Infrastructure

Infrastructure

Change! How Things Would Continue to Change! The transition of public roadbeds from dirt to clam shell to gravel to asphalt or concrete in the first half of...