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  • A History of New Orleans(87 clicks)
    By Donnald McNabb & Lee Madere. History of this unique American city.
  • Amateur film: New Orleans Carnival Week, February 22, 1941(93 clicks)
  • Essays on New Orleans History(116 clicks)
  • History of Mardi Gras(115 clicks)
    Information on this famous New Orleans celebration.
  • Huey P. Long(81 clicks)
    Biography of the infamous governor.
  • Huey P. Long(125 clicks)
  • King of Louisiana, and Other Goverment Work(83 clicks)
    A Biography of Major General Nathaniel Prentice Banks, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives by Raymond H. Banks
  • Louisiana Cajun Music from the 1920s-1970s(88 clicks)
  • Mardi Gras Indians(115 clicks)
    Mardi Gras is full of secrets and the Mardi Gras Indians are as much a part of that secret society as any other carnival organization. The Mardi Gras Indians are comprised, in large part, of the blacks of New Orleans' inner cities. They have paraded for well over a century...yet their parade is perhaps the least recognized Mardi Gras tradition.
  • New Orleans(83 clicks)
    PBS program
  • New Orleans Pharmacy Museum(149 clicks)
    "The New Orleans Pharmacy Museum is located in the historic 1823 apothecary shop of Louis Joseph Dufilho, Jr., America’s first licensed pharmacist (1816). Dufilho’s pharmacy opened as a museum in 1950 and is operated by the non-profit organization, Friends of Historical Pharmacy."
  • Southeastern Louisiana(85 clicks)
    History and culture
  • Tulane University Special Collections(86 clicks)
    Here you will find information about our University Archives, Jazz Archives, Rare Books, Louisiana Collection, Architectural Archives, and Manuscripts Department.