Historical Aerial Photographs
LSU Campus from the 1930s to the 1980s
The images were scanned from original aerial photographs housed in the Cartographic Information Center collection. All of the images are oriented with north at the top. The Mississippi River is west of the Campus (left hand side of the images).
1934 Aerial Photographs of the Atchafalaya Basin
The Google Earth linked below provides provides the locations of the flight lines from the U.S. Army taken in 1933-1934. Please note: you cannot access the individual frames from this website - please contact us in order to request the aerial photographs. Each pin represents a specific frame location. The flight lines are marked in red.
Download the Atchafalaya Photograph Index kml file and open it in Google Earth.