Sometimes the most interesting things in life are not easily categorized. Here is an online sample of some items in the Talbot’s collection that are worthy of note, but don’t fit elsewhere.

Arnold Schwarzenegger visits Shreveport WK sponsors event


Film Star and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger visited Shreveport in 1992. Schwarzenegger came as as a representative of the President's Council on Physical Fitness.  Some 38-thousand children, teens and adults saw the buffed movie hero extol the virtues of exercise and proper diet. 

 He was joined on the platform by Willis-Knighton President and CEO James K. Elrod, then Louisiana Governor Edwin Edwards and Shreveport Mayor Hazel Beard.  

Location in Museum

Talbot Museum Digital Archive



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