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LSU theater department populates Old Governor's Mansion with ghosts of governor's past

(Source: Ben Gauthier/WAFB) (Source: Ben Gauthier/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

The ghosts of Louisiana politics past filled the governor's mansion on Friday.

The LSU Theater Department dressed up and played the role of famous Louisiana politicians to raise money for the Historical Foundation of Louisiana.

The governor's mansion saw people like Huey P. Long, Earl Long, and Jimmy Davis come back to life.

The actors dressed in period accurate clothing and told authentic stories from Louisiana's history.

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