I’m always fascinated by Louisiana’s history, and how it has shaped the state we know and love today. It’s hard to imagine some of these towns being called anything other than what we know them as, but some of them underwent a drastic name change. Let’s take a look at some well known cities and smaller towns that started out under a different name. Some of them might surprise you!

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