Dancehalls in Ascension Parish

Hebert’s Hall

Hebert’s Hall

Newspaper item about Easter dance being held there 1917: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1917-03-31/ed-1/seq-3/

Steamer Sidney

Steamer Sidney

Newspaper ad for “Moonlight Excursion on the popular big boat: STEAMER SIDNEY: Leaves Donaldsonville 8:15 p.m. returns at 11:30: Adults 50 cents, Children 25 cents: Large, level and unobstructed dance floor. Hear the Electric Organophone!” http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1916-04-29/ed-1/seq-1/ : 1912: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1912-09-07/ed-1/s ...[Read More]

Unknown Hall

Unknown Hall

Newspaper mention about dance there, 1909: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1909-04-24/ed-1/seq-3/

Red Men Hall

Red Men Hall

Newspaper item about dance starting there: September 11, 1921: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1921-09-03/ed-1/seq-3/ : 1922: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1922-08-26/ed-1/seq-2/ : 1919: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1919-06-14/ed-1/seq-3/

Ascension Hall

Ascension Hall

Newspaper item about Christmas dance, December 23, 1912: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1905-03-04/ed-1/seq-5/ : 1910: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1910-09-10/ed-1/seq-1/ : 1905: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1905-07-08/ed-1/seq-5/ : Christmas 1912: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85034248/1912-12-21/ed-1/seq-5/