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'One road in, no road out'

They called him a man of destiny, and indeed he was. Louis Robichaud was born to a large Acadian family and educated in a one-room schoolhouse. Dedicated to his province, he had lifelong ambitions to improve the lot of Acadians and New Brunswickers alike. On June 27, 1960, he became the province's first-elected Acadian premier and for a decade he pushed for progress like no other before him.

Isolated Acadians seek to break through social isolation.
Medium: Television
Program: CBC Television News
Broadcast Date: Aug. 6, 1973
Reporter: Bill Curtis
Duration: 2:08

Last updated: September 12, 2013

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