Avenue of live oaks, Audubon Park, New Orleans, La. Scottish Rite Cathedral, New Orleans, La. New Orleans, La., Mardi Gras Day, the “Red” Pageant. Oyster luggers at the levee, New Orleans. French Market, New Orleans, La. Charcoal boats in Old Basin, New Orleans, La. Southern Pacific Railroad transfer boat carrier, New Orleans, La. Good Friday […]
Hugh M. Howell, Dangerous and Suspicious, January 31, 1913.
Movie theatre on Saint Charles Street. Liberty Theater, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Photographer: George Francois Mugnier
Elks of New Orleans, 1921, selling pralines to raise money; check marks identify 1) H.D. Johnson and 2) Mike Culligan Harry D. Johnson Photograph Collection Biography: Harry D. Johnson
Bar, Hotel Royal [Old St. Louis Hotel]. Photographer: George Francois Mugnier “The first recorded transaction for this property occurred on May 12, 1784 when Francisco Landreaux petitioned for his share of this parent’s estate. The estimated value at that time was 3,000 pesos. In 1833 a home was constructed on the site for Honore Landreaux […]
Blacks, New Orleans, Louisiana. Photographer: George Francois Mugnier
Negro Maskers. St. Joseph’s Night, 1940 — Unmasked Indians “Making Music.” Photogapher: Robert Tallant
Negro Maskers. St. Joseph’s Night, 1940 — A Tribe of Indians in the Gypsy Tea Room. Photographer: Robert Tallant
Judy–New Orleans, July, 1947 From the series “Lucie Goes to Hollywood” Photographer: Alexander Allison
Andrew, riding, 1899-1900 Photographer: Alexander Allison
African American children in St. Louis Cemetery #1, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 15, 1901.
North Rampart Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 18, 1901.
Lundi Gras, February 18, 1901, reception of Rex, Major Isaacson (Rex Captain) on the royal yacht.
Crescent City Jockey Club, race in progress, February 14, 1901.
Waiting for General Charles de Gaulle to pass by the corner of St. Ann and Chartres Streets, New Orleans, Louisiana, April, 1960. Photograph by Mona MacMurray.
A patriotic entry in one of the truck parades on Mardi Gras, February 10, 1970. Note the people standing on the canopy outside the now-demolished Woolworth’s store on Canal Street near Bourbon. Also note the Imperial Shoe store and Kreeger’s, both no longer in business, on the corners.