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1 COMMUNIQUÉ Volume VII, Issue X First Quarter 2015 PRESERVATION IN PRINT Preservation Alliance of Lafayette Historic Preservation Protects the Beauty of our City! Preservation Events for Plus Historic Properties Added in

2 BOARD OF TRUSTEES b oa rd of TPresident ru s T e e s C.B. Talley, Arthur McViccar, Vice President C.B. Talley, President Sonya LaComb-Boudreaux, Treasurer Arthur McViccar, Vice President Ann Marie Hightower, Secretary Sonya LaComb-Boudreaux, Treasurer Bacqué, A.I.A. EleanorAllen Bouy, Secretary Eleanor Bouy Allen Bacqué, A.I.A. Robert Carriker Dr. Bob Carriker Olivier Chatelain de Pronville Dr. Olivier Chatelain de Pronville Andrea Veron Andrea Veron va r e s e r P c i r o t His Please support our sponsors Cit r u o f o y t u a e B e ts th c e t o r P n tio M any Thanks To The M e Mb ers o f and LafayeTTe PreservaTion CoMMission PreservaTion alliance of LafayeTTe sponsorship helps to Protect our historic buildings Nouveau String Band y Alexandre Mouton House Lafayette Museum

3 In this Issue History/culture Celebrations Saturday 28 Feb 2015 Saturday 9 May 2015 Saturday 17 Oct 2015 LA Trust for Historic Preservation 2015 Winter Ramble & Les Vingt Quatre Video Premier Preservation Celebration and History Walk Downtown Lafayette Boudin Cook-off Fundraiser Downtown Parc Sans Souci Preservation Alliance of Lafayette page 2 page 6 page 9 From the editor... Congratulations! Lafayette Planning Commission approved Lafayette s Comprehensive Plan on June 10, Most of us know the economic benefits of preserving our cultural and historic assets, and we applaud the policies in the Plan. In particular, we applaud the specific policies calling for the preservation of our city s historic central core, the Downtown and its surrounding neighborhoods. Our historic central core neighborhoods are rich with stories of early development as well as narratives about several early families whose feats created Vermilionville and whose histories formed its culture. Beginning in the early 1800s, several fortunate elements formed the shape of our city as it expanded beyond downtown: Bayou fur trading post at Pinhook Road, hard-working people, ample yields from cattle, sugarcane, cotton and corn, and later in the 1800s, the railroad depot, the selection of Lafayette for South Louisiana Industrial Institute, and successful strategies promoting Lafayette as the hub-city of Acadiana Learning Presentations Saturday 28 Feb 2015 Les Vingt Quatre Video Premier at Alexandre Mouton House page 2 Lafayette Comprehensive Plan calls for policies that promote smart growth while protecting our historic central core. Wednesday 11 Mar 2015 Tuesday 21 Apr 2015 & Wednesday 16 Sep Year in Review State Historic Tax Credit Q & A Lafayette Science Museum Dinner with Eddie Cazayoux Hosted by Cafe Vermilionville Two Presentations Scheduled Historic Properties Added Saint Paul Convent, 1919 Good Hope Chapel, 1950 Maurice Pollingue House, circa 1910 George Bernard House, circa 1919 Louis & Mildred Mann House, 1937 page 8 page 8 page Preservation Alliance Members page Preservation Alliance Sponsors page 16 Lafayette s Historic Central Core Neighborhoods: 1824 Vermilionville 1856 Mills Addition 1880 McComb Addition 1884 Freetown (Moutons Addition) 1901 Sterling Grove (Mudd Addition) 1901 Girard Addition 1903 Hopkins Addition 1905 Voorhies Addition 1907 Elmhurst Park Addition 1907 J. Eugene Trahan Addition 1922 Veazey Addition 1925 Arbolada Subdivision 1927 Cornay Addition 1928 Comeaux Addition 1938 Hohorst Addition Our historic central core reflects characteristics that defines our rich culture. With care and preservation it reflects our city s charm, fosters healthy economic development, and shapes a positive future by providing sense of place which in-turn, encourages desirable growth. In 2015, Preservation Alliance continues to celebrate historic preservation by focusing on the people, culture and stories of Lafayette s historic central core neighborhoods. We know that celebrating our history is an important strategy for a smart, sustainable and fast-growing Lafayette. Roxana Usner Preservation Alliance of Lafayette Page 1

4 Community Information Video By Makemade Page 2

5 Community Information Les Vingt Quatre Video Short Created by Makemade Premier Showing at the Feb 28 Historic Open House Ramble More info: (337) Video Premier is part of the 2015 Winter Ramble by LA Trust for Historic Preservation Promoting Louisiana Heritage Alexandre Mouton House Presents Les Vingt Quatre Saturday, February 28, 2015 Premier Showing 10:00 AM Hosted by Lafayette Museum 1122 Lafayette Street Coffee with Sweet & Savory Bites Ticket Information: Video Created for Alexandre Mouton House Building Maintenance Fund Presented with Lafayette s Founding Fathers The Mouton Family by Dr. Michael Martin Page 3

6 CELEBRATES HISTORY LA Trust for Historic Preservation - Historic Tours Winter Ramble & Video Premier Saturday February 28, 2015 Tickets and Information: Call Roxana: (337) Registration & Coffee 9:30 am at 1122 Lafayette St Morning Tours 10:00 am Luncheon 12:30 pm Afternoon Tours 2:15-4:30 pm Alexandre Mouton House 1122 Lafayette Street Saint John Cathedral & Oak 914 Saint John Street William Brandt House 614 Madison Avenue Charles Homer Mouton House 338 N. Sterling Street J. Arthur Roy House 1204 Johnston Street Page 4

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8 CELEBRATES HISTORY Fourth Annual Historic Preservation Festival History Walk & Celebration Saturday, May 9, 2015 Historic Open House Tours Trolleys Tours & Antique Cars Bicycle Rickshaws Win Prizes + Food + Drinks compliments of Downtown Restaurant & Bar Association Celebration & Tours Register at 614 Madison St. Park at Main Library Ticket Information (337) Celebration Hours 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Open House Tours 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Mothers Day Free Gifts & Drawings Historic Preservation Members Only Reception Tent Music by Loggerheads Les Vingt Quatre Video by Makemade Page 6 Tickets may be purchased online:

9 CELEBRATES HISTORY Fourth Annual Historic Preservation Festival Begins with Reception at William Brandt House Madison Street (Parking at Main Library across Congress Street) Schedule of May 9 Preservation events 9 am -11 am Registration + Preservation Reception Mimosas & Savory Bites Served Music by: Laggerheads 9 am - 5 pm 10 am - 3 pm Preservation Celebration at 614 Madison Street Antiques and Gifts under tents with Live Music Door Prizes + Raffles + Refreshments History Walk Open House Tours + Food + Drinks Trolley Tour Tickets Available Rickshaw Tours + Walking Tours Babineaux Sisters Band Local Artists Historic Neighborhoods on the Trolley Tour: Upper Downtown Lower Downtown Sterling Grove Elmhurst Park Tickets Costs: Preservation Celebration includes Preservation Members Reception & History Walk Open House + Food + Drinks... $30/person - non-members Preservation Alliance Members - Free Trolley Tour Hour Guided Tours $15/person for Members Reserve Early - Tickets Limited... $15/person for Celebration Ticket holders Members who wish to attend for free must call in RSVP to by 4pm on May 1, 2015 To purchase tickets by check: cut along dotted line and send this form with payement to Preservation Alliance of Lafayette, 220 West Willow St., Building B, Lafayette, LA Trolley Tour Tickets and Non-Member Celebration/History Walk Tickets Name: Address: Phone: Preservation Alliance Member 2015: Yes No Ticket Quantity Description Non-Member Preservation Celebration, Members Reception and History Walk $30 Trolley Tour Tickets - $15/person Total $ Amount Included Page 7

10 Community Information State Historic Preservation Tax Credits Q & A Learn about State & Federal Tax Credits for Historic Preservation Rehabilitation Projects Understand what information to submit and how the process works Krystal Cox Tax Credit Reviewer Office of Cultural Tourism Historic Preservation Division (225) :00 noon - 1:00 pm Wednesday March 11, 2015 Lafayette Science Museum Conference Room Optional $5 Lunch Provided by Pamplona Tapas Restauant and Bar Downtown Lafayette Restaurant and Bar Association Free Lecture Hosted by Preservation Alliance of Lafayette. Everyone is invited. Please RSVP for lunch by Monday, March 9 before 4:00pm Call Roxana or Dinner with Eddie Presentations in 2015 Preservation Alliance of Lafayette Presents: Dinner with Eddie Cazayoux Café Vermilionville 1304 Pinhook Road Two Dates: Tuesday April 21 Wednesday, September 16 Eddie Cazayoux 5:00 pm Historic Preservation Social Hour 6:30 pm Dinner with Eddie Cazayoux Combining historic LA building techniques with current green technologies for low impact, economic and thoughtful green architecture concepts Cost: $30 Café Vermilionville Heavy Hors d Oeuvres & Salad Buffet RSVP is required to attend :00 PM - 8:00 PM Preservation Social and Dinner with Eddie Presentation Page 8

11 CELEBRATES Culture 2015 Boudin Cook-Off: Saturday, October 17th Annual Boudin Cook-off Benefits Preservation Alliance Thanks to everyone who came out for a spectacular day in 2014 Boudin Entry Info: Excellence in Boudin Awards Chadley s Fine Meats and Deli of Lafayette Champagne s of Carencro Chop s Specialty Meats of Broussard Johnson s Boucaniere of Lafayette Kirk s U-Needa-Butcher of Lafayette Mel s Quick Stop of Eunice Ronnie s Boudin and Cracklin of Baton Rouge South End Cajun Linkers of Lafayette T-Boy s Boudin and Cracklin of Mamou T-Jim s Grocery and Market of Cottonport 2014 Specialty Winners Un-Linked Contest 1st place: Johnson s Boucaniere Lafayette Boudin Burger 2nd Place: T-Jim s Cottonport Boudin & Gouda Stuffed Sausage Patty 3rd Place: Chop's Broussard Hawaiian Boudin Ball People s Choice Award 1st Place: T-Boy s of Mamou 2nd Place Tied: Champagne s of Carencro & Ronnie s of Baton Rouge Preservation Alliance Volunteers Serve up local brews from Bayou Teche and Parish Brewing Page 9

12 ` Preservation Commission Historic Properties L a f a y e t t e C i t y - P a r i s h ADDED IN 2014 ` Lafayette Preservation Commission Maintaining the standard for Lafayette s civic beauty by promoting the preservation of our historic buildings

13 Preservation Commission Historic properties ADDED IN 2014 Register of Historic Properties SAINT PAUL CONVENT 518 Hopkins Street Local Historic Property #97 Built: 1919 Style: American Foursquare Designated: May 15, 2014 Saint Paul Convent was built in 1919 for a religious order, the Sisters of the Holy Family. The historic significance of this building includes Marie Henriette Delille, a fourth-generation free woman of color, and founder of the religious order. Holy Family Sisters moved to Lafayette in 1903, built the building and began teaching classical Catholic education to African- Americans in Lafayette. The children learned academics and music. Previously, schools for African-American students taught only basic education for domestic and manual labor jobs. Marie Henriette Delille and co-founders of the religious order, Juliette Gaudin and Josephine Charles, were dedicated to the education of African-Americans. They also bravely spoke out against the system of plaçage, a contractual extra-marital arrangement between young women of color and married wealthy white men. They were opposed to Plaçage, because it was a violation of the Catholic Sacrament of Holy Matrimony. GOOD HOPE CHAPEL 301 E. Convent Street Local Historic Property #98 Built: 1950 Style: Gothic Revival Designated: May 15, 2014 In 1950, Our Lady of Good Hope Chapel was built by the first African American Catholic Parish, Saint Paul the Apostle Church, serving parishioners living in Freetown, Port Rico and Mills Addition historic neighborhoods. Prior building the Good Hope Chapel, Catholic services were held in the historic, Good Hope Hall, located behind the Chapel. _Of significant importance to Lafayette is the history of the Freetown neighborhood a history beginning years before the sale of the Louisiana Purchase to the United States. Prior to joining the U. S., when it was legal for slaves to purchase their freedom with the exchange of either work or goods, communities of free persons of color like Freetown, emerged throughout the area. By the end of the Civil War, the many freed persons of color who had long settled in Freetown, graciously shared with their newly-freed neighbors, the knowledge of how to make a living. These original Freetown families included the Martins, James, Moutons, Figaros, Cocos, and others whose influence was significant to the development of Acadiana. Histories of all buildings on the Lafaytte Historic Register can be found in the book: Lafayette City-Parish Register of Historic Places Purchase for $30 at LCG Planning Zoning & Development, or call for more information. Page 11

14 Preservation Commission Historic properties ADDED IN 2014 L a f a y e t t e C i t y - P a r i s h GEORGE BERNARD HOUSE 221 Dunreath Street Local Historic Property #100 Built: circa 1919 Style: American Bungalow Designated: June 19, 2014 George Bernard built this house as a family residence after residing in a smaller house on the same property for six years. In 1913 he purchased two lots and the smaller house. In 1919 he purchased five additional lots and built this fine example of a Craftsman-style American Bungalow. It has the customary, low-pitched gabled roof with triangular-shaped roof supports and expansive front porch with tapered wood columns on masonry piers. Other Craftsman-style elements include the slatted windows at the main gable and the trelliscovered side porch. An addition was made to the front right side, and the front door and windows were changed. These modifications were done with a close equivalency of period materials and similar construction methods. Because the house is relatively unchanged from its original appearance, it remains an excellent example of the style of house built in the early 1900s for residents in Historic Elmhurst Park. LOUIS & MILDRED MANN HOUSE 314 Dunreath Street Local Historic Property #101 Built: 1937 Style: English Cottage Revival Designated: June 19, 2014 Louis Marks Mann built this house for his wife, Mildred Pons Mann, and their five year old son, Louis Benjamin Mann. In 1937 Louis Marks Mann moved from New Orleans to Lafayette to open the new Lafayette Auto Parts store located, at that time, in the historic Lafayette Hardware Building. Louis M. Mann operated the Lafayette Auto Parts store until his death in Later, his son, Louis Benjamin Mann, married Elaine Louviere, the daughter of Larry J. Louviere, who was owner of Louisiana Motors located on Simcoe Street in Lafayette. Together, Louis Benjamin Mann and Larry J. Louviere owned and operated Louisiana Motors for a total of seventy-two years, inclusively. Elaine Louviere Mann founded Elaine Mann School of Dance in Lafayette and taught dance for forty years during the latter half of the twentieth century. The house has been occupied by the Mann family since its construction. The original construction and all subsequent work on the house was done by four generations of the same family, the Ducharme Brothers Construction Company. Page 12 Lafayette Preservation Commission The Public is welcome to attend Lafayette Preservation Commission Hearings, where history and architecture of our buildings are reviewed for the Lafayette City-Parish Register of Historic Properties. They are held at 3:00-4:00 pm on the third Thursday of the month at Clifton Chenier Center, Building B Auditorium, 220 West Willow Street. Call for more information.

15 Preservation Commission Historic properties ADDED IN 2014 Register of Historic Properties MAURICE POLLINGUE HOUSE 126 Dunreath Street Local Historic Property #99 Built: circa 1910 Style: American Bungalow Designated: June 19, 2014 Maurice Pollingue House was named for the man who built the house. Maurice Ignace Pollingue was born in 1875 in Saint Landry Parish, the son of Maurice Pollingue, Sr., who was born in France in 1833 and served as First Lieutenant in the Civil War in Vermillion Parish s 18th Regiment. Young Maurice moved into the house in Elmhurst Park around 1910 with his wife, Pearl, and their five-year-old daughter. He taught piano at the new technical school, predecessor to UL Lafayette called Southwest Louisiana Industrial Institute. After the Institute was established in 1900, Dr. Felix Girard, sold a portion of his property, located across Johnston Street from the Institute, to George T. Hedges of Cedar Rapids Iowa for $20,000. Mr. Hedges developed the property into Elmhurst Park Addition Subdivision which provided much-needed, conveniently-located lots for residences near the school. By 1910, streets were built and lots throughout the new development were being sold for residential use. circa 1936 photo of 126 Dunreath Street Page 13

16 MEMBERSHIP Mr. & Mrs. Charles W. Abell, III Ms. Melissa Abraham Mr. Gerald Abshire Dr. & Mrs. G. Jerome Alesi Ms. Carlee Alm-LaBar Mr. & Mrs. Reed Andrus Mr. & Mrs. David W. Andrus Mr. & Mrs. Dwight Andrus Mr. Jared Arcement Ms. Nellie Arceneaux Ms. Madelyn Arceneaux Fr. Chester Arceneaux Ms. Charlotte Arceneaux Ms. Emily Ardoin Mr. Glenn Armentor Mr. & Mrs. Ralph Artall Ms. Kathryn Ashworth Ms. Mary Attrep Mr. Martin Audiffred Ms. Lorene W. Auld Dr. & Mrs. Ray Authement Dr. John Michael Azar Mr. Cedric Babineaux & Family Ms. Stephanie Bacqué Mr. & Mrs. Allen Bacqué Ms. Megan Barra Mr. & Mrs. William Barrios Dr. & Mrs. Robin Barry Ms. Didi Battle Dr. & Mrs. Allen Beacham Mr. & Mrs. Richard Becker Mrs. Louise Begneaud-Ganucheau Dr. Maurice Bercier Mrs. George Berry Mr. Ben Berthelot Ms. Andrea Bertinot Ms. Yvonne Bienvenu Dr. & Mrs. James Bienvenu Mrs. Betty Azar Billeaud Ms. Helen Billeaud Mrs. Robert Earl Billeaud Jr. Mrs. Barbara G. Bills Mr. & Mrs. Kevin Blanchard Judge & Mrs. David Blanchet Judge & Mrs. Kenneth Boagni Ms. Joyce Bonin Mr. & Mrs. Charles Boudreaux Mr. & Mrs. Henry Boudreaux Mr. Mac Boulet Mr. & Mrs. Dan Bouligny Dr. & Mrs. Charles Boustany Ms. Eleanor Bouy Mr. & Mrs. Christopher Shawn Bradley Dr. & Mrs. Carl Brasseaux Mr. & Mrs. Scott Brazda Mr. Donald J. Breaux Mr. Joel Breaux Dr. Maureen M. Brennan Mr. H. Gordon Brooks, II Mr. & Mrs. Leon Broussard Ms. Mary Odille Broussard Ms. Jerrie Buckland Dr. and Mrs. H. B. Burch Mrs. Mercer B. Busch Mr. & Mrs. Henry W. Busch Mr. Louis C. Cambre Dr. & Mrs. Bob Carriker Mr. Eddie Cazayoux Ms. Madeleine Cenac Mrs. John Chance Mr. & Mrs. John Nickerson Chappuis Mr. & Mrs. Al Chauvin Mrs. Douglas Chesson Dr. Phillip Clark Mr. & Mrs. Doug Cochrane, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Dean Cole Dr. & Mrs. James Cole Dr. & Mrs. Keith Colomb Mr. & Mrs. Russell Colomb Ms. Rebecca Comeaux Ms. Cynthia Comeaux Mr. & Mrs. Conrad Comeaux Ms. Wanda Cormier Mr. & Mrs. Louis Cornay 2015 PRESERVATION MEMBERSHIP PROTECTS Page 14 Mr. Carroll Crouchet Ms. Mary Crouchet Dr. & Mrs. Frank Culotta Mr. Robert Dafford Ms. Mary Ann Daigle Mr. Robert Daigle Ms. Beverly Davis Mr. Bill Decker Ms. Gail DeHart Mr. & Mrs. Peter DeHart Mr. Michael Delcambre Mr. and Mrs. Walter Dobie Mr. & Mrs. Andre Doguet Mr. & Mrs. Raymond Domingues Mr. & Mrs. Matthew Doucet Mr. Roger Drake Dr. & Mrs. Martin Ducote, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Joey Durel Mr. J. David Edminston Mr. & Mrs. Christopher A. Edwards Mr. & Mrs. Bill Fenstermaker Ms. Yvette Ferrari Ms. Marcia Fontenot Ms. Krista Fontenot Mrs. Kay Fontenot Mrs. Robert Francez Ms. Shelby Fruge Mr. Cecil Fuselier Mr. & Mrs. Durward Royce Gates Mrs. Gerald Gaudet Mr. Travis Gauthier Mrs. Frank Gerami Mr. & Mrs. Frank Gerami, II Mr. & Mrs. Julian Louis Gibbens, III Mr. & Mrs. Joseph C. Giglio Mr. & Mrs. Justin Girouard Mr. & Mrs. Geoff Gjertson Mr. & Mrs. Ron Gomez Mr. & Mrs. Joel Gooch Mr. & Mrs. Charles Goodson Mr. & Mrs. Philip Gould Ms. Martha G. Green

17 MEMBERSHIP 2015 LAFAYETTE S HISTORIC PROPERTIES Mr. & Mrs. Phil Gremillion Mr. & Mrs. Michael Habetz Mr. & Mrs. J. Brooke Hamilton, III Mr. Dan Hare Mr. & Mrs. Robert Hargrove Dr. & Mrs. Andrew R. Harwood Mr. John Hebert Ms. Charissa Helluin Mr. & Mrs. Tommy Hightower Mrs. Charles Hightower Ms. Katherine P. Hill Mr. & Mrs. Paul Hilliard Mr. & Mrs. Robert Holbrook Ms. Gretchen Huckabay Mrs. Glenda Huval Mr. & Mrs. Donald Johnson Mr. Kenneth C. Johnstone, III Mr. & Mrs. Marc W. Judice Dr. & Mrs. Henry J. Kaufman IV Mr. & Mrs. Richard Kennedy Ms. Laura Kiburz Ms. Cherie Kraft Mr. & Mrs. Ed Krampe Ms. Dana LaBorde Ms. Sonya LaComb-Boudreaux Ms. Denise Lanclos Mr. & Mrs. David R. Landgrave Mr. Phillip Arleigh Lank Ms. Monica Laverne Ms. Cynthia LeBourgeois Ms. Betty Lowry Ms. Anne L. Mahoney Mrs. Louis B. Mann Mr. John Manuel Dr. & Mrs. David V. Maraist Mr. & Mrs. Miles Matt Mrs. Marion McDade Ms. Mimi McElligott Mr. & Mrs. Harry McGraw Mr. & Mrs. Michael McKenzie Ms. Janice McNeil Mr. & Mrs. Arthur McViccar Mr. & Mrs. Mark A. Mitchell, Sr. Ms. Elizabeth C. Montgomery Ms. Sharon Moss Mr. & Mrs. Billy Mouton Mr. J. Alfred Mouton Mr. & Mrs. John A. Mouton III Ross and Becca Murphee Ms. Patricia Naomi Mrs. Janet Nehrbass Mr. & Mrs. Frank Neuner Mr. & Mrs. Nathan Norris Mr. Danny Nugier Dr. & Mrs. James Odom Mr. & Mrs. Mark B. Oliver Ms. Jean O Roark Mr. Don J. O Rourke Mr. Steve Oubre Mr. Juan Paredes / ACLA Mr. Jim Parker Mr. Francis Pavy Mr. Andrew Payne Mr. Kirby Pecot Mrs. David Perkins, Sr. Dr. & Mrs. Richard Piccione Mr. & Mrs. Jim Poché Mr. & Mrs. Kyle Patrick Polozola Mr. & Mrs. Corey Porche Mr. Patrick Poupart Mr. & Mrs. W.K. Rainbolt, Jr. Mr. & Mrs. Dwight Ramsay Ms. Abigail Ransonet Mr. & Mrs. David Raymond Mr. Carl Richard Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Richardson Mr. & Mrs. Bill Ripley Mrs. Thomas A. Rogers Dr. Curtis Roy Mr. & Mrs. Rusty Ruckstuhl, Jr. Ms. Trula Russek Mr. Corey Saft Mr. & Mrs. Robert Saint Germain Mr. & Mrs. Barry J. Sallinger Judge & Mrs. Kaliste Saloom Mr. & Mrs. Jimmy Sandlin Mr. Steve Santilla Ms. Liz Savoy Mr. & Mrs. Bruce S. Sawvel Mr. Peter Scalisi Mr. & Mrs. Christopher Sharplin Mrs. George Sobiesk Mr. & Mrs. Dee Stanley Mrs. John Stephan Ms. Susan Stephan Ms. Lue Svendson Mr. & Mrs. Arthur Tait Mr. & Mrs. C. B. Talley Mrs. Myra R. Tener Mr. Curtis Theriot Mr. & Mrs. David E. Thomas Mr. Russell Trahan Mr. & Mrs. Robert E. Tujague, Sr. Ms. Roxana Usner Mrs. Lawrence Usner Mr. & Mrs. Ken Veron Mr. Ted Viator Ms. Yvette Voorhies Mrs. George L. Womack Ms. Denise Womack Mr. & Mrs. Kris Wotipka Ms. Virginia Yongue Mr. & Mrs. Richard Zuschlag Page 15

18 SPONSORS 2014 SPONSORSHIP PROTECTS THE BEAUTY OF OUR CITY 2014 Preservation Alliance of Lafayette Sponsors: Alexandre Mouton House Anya Violins Arsement Media Group Babineaux Sisters Band Balbeisi Business Consultants Bois des Chenes Bed & Breakfast Café Vermilionville Downtown Lafayette Unlimited Edge Communications Genterie Supply Half-Fast Motoring Society Keller s Bakery Lafayette Convention & Visitors Bureau Louisiana Crafts Guild Lowry s Printing Makemade Moss Motors Nouveau String Band Olde Tyme Grocery Pamplona Tapas Restaurant and Bar Party Central Place de Lafayette Pouparts Bakery Rouses The Saint Street Inn Theriot Design Group, LLC Zoom Photo Studio, LLC Show your support for Lafayette culture and history. Sponsor Preservation Alliance of Lafayette events. Page 16 Preservation Alliance of Lafayette

19 MEMBERSHIP MEMBERSHIP PROTECTS THE BEAUTY OF OUR CITY PURPOSE OF PRESERVATION ALLIANCE of LAFAYETTE Monitor local government and private development actions which affect cultural and historic resources Increase citizen awareness, appreciation, and participation in the issues of historic and cultural preservation in the community Serve as a community historic preservation resource center BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP IN THE PRESERVATION ALLIANCE 1 Free ticket to Spring Celebration Members Reception and History Walk Invitations to members-only lectures and receptions; Event ticket discounts Advanced notice /invitations to all preservation-related events Be a part of the responsible protection of our city s culture and historic assets, be responsible for contribution to the beauty of our city s street-scapes Work as a public voice in the time of preservation crisis Work with individuals and groups to support neighborhood preservation issues Sponsor annual fund raising activities to preserve and improve targeted local historic properties Take responsibility for public education on preservation issues through the use of printed materials, tours, and promotional activities Work in conjunction with other local, municipal and state organizations to build a strong and united preservation support network 5 6 Join others in creating a united preservation support network, and inspire Lafayette s development by supporting the preservation of historic architecture Be a part of a sustainable trend that helps to protect local jobs and works to support local economic interests MEMBERSHIP LEVELS: $100 Preservationist: Two complimentary tickets to Members Reception at May 9, 2015 Preservation Celebration + 2 History Walk Tickets + Register Book $ 50 Conservator: $ 25 Member: One complimentary ticket to Members Reception at May 9, 2015 Preservation Celebration + 1 History Walk Ticket + Register Book One complimentary ticket to Members Reception at May Preservation Celebration + 1 History Walk Ticket 2016 Membership Renewal Form Membership Term: August 1, July 31, Members receive free ticket to May 9, 2015 Members Reception and Hisory Walk 2016 Members receive free ticket to May 7, 2016 Members Reception and History Walk Membership Prices: F $100 F $50 F $25 See MEMBERSHIP LEVELS described in detail above. Detailed receipt will be ed to you. Tickets are not mailed; Guest list is kept for all events. Contact for additional info. Make checks payable to Preservation Alliance of Lafayette or PAL. Send check and completed form to: Preservation Alliance of Lafayette 220 West Willow Street, Building B Lafayette, LA Page 17

20 of Lafayette Dedicated to Preserving Lafayette s Historic Architecture 220 West Willow Street, Building B, Lafayette, LA Preservation Alliance annual Communiqué Magazine Thank you for supporting Preservation Alliance of Lafayette! MANY THANKS TO the members of Lafayette Preservation Commission Arthur McViccar, Chair Sonya LaComb-Boudreaux, Vice Chair Andrea Veron, Secretary Allen Bacqué Olivier Chatelain de Pronville Ann Marie Hightower C. B. Talley Preservation Alliance of Lafayette Board of Trustees Eleanor Bouy, Director Planning, Zoning and Development Lafayette Consolidated Government