Friends of the Cabildo
Oral History Program

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Person Interviewed Subject(s) of Interview Date of Interview (1) Date of Interview (2) Date of Interview (3) Interviewer(s) Length of Interview (1) Length of Interview (2) Length of Interview (3) Notes/Comments
D'Orlando, Rev. Albert Civil Rights; Integration; Unitarian Church 1983/11/25

Dorothy Schlesinger 45 min.


Daniels, Mrs. Frances Freret House; 5520 Hurst St.; Yellow Fever 1975/01/07

Dorothy Schlesinger 30 min.


Davenport, Brother Walter, C.S.C. Holy Cross Order in New Orleans


Adele Mangipano 45 min.

Not included in printed index
Davenport, Dorothy Newcomb alumni & college; Tulane University; Mayor Walmsley 1986/05/07

Adele Salzer 60 min.


Davis, Carolyn Robbert Autobiography; Margaret Haughery School; Newcomb College 1984/07/18

Adele Salzer 30 min.


Davis, Coralie Guarino Autobiography; Canal Street 1950s; Depression; Frances Parkinson Keyes; Neighborhood (North Villere/St. Bernard, 1930s); Newcomb College; Shell Oil; World War II 1989/07/11

Beatrice Owsley 90 min.

Sound quality very poor
Davis, Julius Theodore Family; Poydras Street Market; Riot of 1891 1976/05/15

Dorothy Schlesinger 50 min.


De La Pouyade, Bob New Orleans 1900s 1990/07/05

Connie Erlanger 15 min.


DeBoer, Nico & Corrie Dutch community; Holland; Naval architecture 1986/01/28

Annemarie van Heel 60 min.

Sound quality of side 2 is poor
DeJonge, Bep French Quarter excavations; New Orleans Antique Bottle Club; Pharmacy Museum; Vieux Carre Commission 1985/02/05


75 min.


Delerno, Manuel Gambling (New Orleans); Louisiana politics; Mississippi Gulf Coast; New Orleans Politics; Photography; Spanish Fort 1978/11/15

Dorothy Schlesinger 120 min.


Demetrie, Sister Donaldsonville; Family; Religion (Sisters of the Holy Family); St. Mary's Academy 1984/10/04

Bernard Lemann 60 min.


Dempsey, Richard "Jack" "The Daily Dirt"; Drunkometer; Jim Garrison; Police newspaper reporters 1987/05/05

Dorothy Mahan/John Wilds 60 min.


Dennery, Moise Autobiography; Basement Book Shop; Family; Jewish Children's Home; Neighborhood (Uptown); Newman School 1983/04/20

Laurie Dennery 30 min.


Deutsch, Rosemary B. (Mrs. Brunswick) Drawing Room Players; French Quarter Art Colony; the Abraham Goldbergs; Little Theater, 75th Anniversary; New Orleans Drama League of America; Harold Newman, Jr.; Mrs. Oscar Nixon Playhouse 1919; Pontalba Buildings; Theatre 1991/11/20

Dorothy Mahan 25 min.

Three-person interview with Fowler, Deutsch & Genre
Devine, Beline New Orleans 1910?; Poydras Home; Yellow Fever 1976

L. Krotzer 15 min.


Devlin, Angela Family; New Orleans 1910-1920; Newman School 1976/12/08

Dorothy Schlesinger 60 min.


Diefenthal, Carrie Photography 1978/07/30

A. Salzer 25 min.


Dlugos, Ann and Murison, Peg Desegregation; New Orleans Public Schools 1982/05/01

Dorothy Mahan 60 min.

Joint interview. Ends in mid-sentence
Doiron, Mary Autobiography; Everyday life; New Orleans 1920s through World War II; School



45 min.

Self-taped for her grandchildren
Dolliole, Milford Family; Jazz; Jazz history 1988/02/23

Dorothy Mahan



Dominique, Jeff Autobiography; Cane cutting; Rural life (Ascension Parish) 1979/09/01

Dorothy Schlesinger



Dresner, Jacob D. New Orleans, 1880--; New Orleans Jewish life 1974/07/20 1975/05/16
Dorothy Schlessinger


18 pages, transcribed
Dreyfous, Mathilde (Mrs. George) Desegregation; League of Women Voters; Save Our Schools 1982/09/04

Dorothy Mahan 40 min.

Tape ends very abruptly
Dreyfous, Ruth Civil Rights Movement; Child Psychology; Family and its civic achievements; Flu epidemic of 1920; Garden District; Harmony Club; Ladies Aid & Sewing Society; Newman School; Touro Mental Health Service 1984/05/22

Dorothy Schlesinger 30 min.


Dreyfous, Ruth Civil Rights Movement; Child Psychology; Family and its civic achievements; Flu epidemic of 1920; Garden District; Harmony Club; Ladies Aid & Sewing Society; Newman School; Touro Mental Health Service 1979/03/20 1983/07/07
Dorothy Schlesinger 60 min. 60 min.

Drouet, Adele French Market; French Quarter; Gumbo Creole 1976/09/22

B. Miller 45 min.


Dufour, Charles L. "Pie" New Orleans 1910--; Newspapers 1974/04/02

Dorothy Schlesinger 50 min.


Dufrene, Marguerite Brandt Autobiography; Alliance Plantation; Teaching 1997/02/18

Dorothy Schlesinger 25 min.


Dufrene, Wallace Bayou Gauche; Duck hunting


Charles Frank 15 min.


Dumpster, Louis Duck hunting 1977/05

Charles Frank 20 min.


Dureau, George Art; Art themes; Family; French Quarter; French Quarter buildings 1987/05/01 1987/10/16
Dorothy Mahan 90 min. 60 min.

Durieux, Caroline Wogan Art; Sugar business 1976

A. Salzer 110 min.


Dyer, Mr. and Mrs. Stuart First Presbyterian Church; Nativity tableaux 1979/01/02

J. Gwinn 25 min.


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