...architectural significance as the finest historic central business distort in Northeast Louisiana...(Monroe, Louisiana comprehensive plan for historic culture).I don't know about the objectivity of that statement, but the limited section that I observed was certainly interesting. According to the assessment to nominate the nearby residential district for the National Register of Historic Places, there was no published history of the city of Monroe, making assessment difficult. Apparently, however, the history of the community was largely associated with the opening of the oil and gas fields in 1916.
see them here), Morgan & Lindsey relocated. Check out the link to see the fashion models from the Palace Department Store, 1924!