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301 Lafitte Street. Griffin-Raquet Bakery, circa 1900. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places for its unusual overhang and original brick oven (now gone). The Griffin Bakery was a landmark in early Mandeville, a central gathering place for the community. The building was constructed in stages, and later linked together for the various purposes it filled throughout its 100-year-plus history.
The structure is thought to have been built originally as a general store by the Dutz Baudot family. In 1920, the Griffin family bought the property and built the bakery in the back.