Articles with keyword "New Orleans"
50 States of Preservation: Tulane University and the New Orleans Alliance for Response in New Orleans, Louisiana
An NEH Preservation Assistance Grant helps New Orleans libraries, archives, museums, and historical societies plan to save historical and cultural treasures when disaster strikes.
Yes, the younger generation loves that old time jazz, but why?
Candid backstage recordings and a gold-plated trumpet from a king share the space at the Louis Armstrong house.
An emergency guide helps save historical collections from the elements.
The misfit journalist felt at home in the marginalized world he wrote about.
Laurent Verdin Sr. of Crooked Bayou Blue spent a lifetime carving the birds of his native Louisiana. Most of the thousands he made were functional duck decoys for hunters.
In an “abandoned tramp’s hotel that had become too filthy even for the tramps,” a bohemian circle of actors, writers, and society figures founded Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré in 1919, one of the fi