Louisiana Photograph Collection
New Orleans Public Library

General Interest Collection
Mardi Gras (Sample)

Click on an image below for a larger jpeg version and additional information about the photograph.

Rex meets Mayor Chep Morrison, Mardi Gras, 1953

The Cajun Mardi Gras, Mamou, Louisiana, 1971

The Mardi Gras crowd on Canal Street, ca. 1950

Mardi Gras revelers on a French Quarter balcony, ca. 1970s

Rex passing the new City Hall, 1959

Mayor Landrieu and family at Gallier Hall, 1971

Mayor Morrison with the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, 1950

At Gallier Hall, 1963

Mayor Morrison with Linda Darnell and Dorothy Lamour, ca. 1961

Finishing touches, ca. 1970s

In the Auditorium, undated

Hermes ball, 1952

Atlanteans' dinner, 1940

Lundi Gras, 1971

Choctaw ball, 1964

Maskers on Canal Street, 1956

Venus, 1963

Truck parade, 1970