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Calcasieu Historical Preservation Society

The Landmark

The Calcasieu Parish Historical Preservation Society's prestigious Landmark Award is a decorative wooden plaque that is usually attached to the front of a structure. 
 
This award is given in recognition of homeowners who have restored a historic structure as near as possible to its original look.
 
Among the architectural styles often seen in this area are Queen Anne revival, Eastlake, Colonial revival, bungalow and 20th Century eclectic.

Yet another successful Annual Meeting!

The Paramount Room was the site for the Annual Meeting of Calcasieu Historical Preservation Society CHPS and the topic was FOOD AND PRESERVATION!

paramountdowntowncourtesymcneesePanelists were restaurant entrepreneurs and property owners in Downtown Lake Charles.

Refreshments were from Downtown Food Vendors and Restaurants.

This image (from MSU Archives) shows the 800 block of Ryan with the Paramount, the Arcade, and the Weber Building.

Thanks to Empire of the Seed, Rick and Donna Richard for hosting CHPS Annual Meeting!

A Great Meeting!