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    • Atlanteans admit card, 1913.

    • Atlanteans (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Atlanteans were a Carnival organization founded in 1891. They held masked balls and presented costumed tableaux. Thomas Sloo, from whose papers these costume designs are taken, was a member of the organization. Sloo was a partner in the...
    • Thomas Sloo Papers, Mss. 1470, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Atlanteans Dance Card 1898

    • Atlanteans (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Atlanteans were a Carnival organization founded in 1891. They held masked balls and presented costumed tableaux. Thomas Sloo, from whose papers these costume designs are taken, was a member of the organization. Sloo was a partner in the...
    • Thomas Sloo Papers, Mss. 1470, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Atlanteans Dance Card 1902

    • Atlanteans (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Atlanteans were a Carnival organization founded in 1891. They held masked balls and presented costumed tableaux. Thomas Sloo, from whose papers these costume designs are taken, was a member of the organization. Sloo was a partner in the...
    • Thomas Sloo Papers, Mss. 1470, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Atlanteans invitation, 1913.

    • Atlanteans (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Atlanteans were a Carnival organization founded in 1891. They held masked balls and presented costumed tableaux. Thomas Sloo, from whose papers these costume designs are taken, was a member of the organization. Sloo was a partner in the...
    • Thomas Sloo Papers, Mss. 1470, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Capital Heights children's parade photograph, circa 1940-1955.

    • Carnival--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Baton Rouge (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Capital Heights is a historic neighborhood in Baton Rouge, La., that held a children's Mardi Gras parade.
    • Stirling Poupard Hall letters, 1887-1966 (bulk 1918-1919) Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Carnival and Mardi-Gras in New Orleans, 1939.

    • Louisiana--History--Sources.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Mississippi River--History--Sources.; Southern States--Description and travel.
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    • E. B. and N. Philip Norman Papers, Mss. 1084, 2458, 2578, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Costume sketches, circa 1900.

    • Atlanteans (Organization); Carnival costume--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Atlanteans were a Carnival organization founded in 1891. They held masked balls and presented costumed tableaux. Thomas Sloo, from whose papers these costume designs are taken, was a member of the organization. Sloo was a partner in the...
    • Thomas Sloo Papers, Mss. 1470, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Comus, 1896 February 18.

    • Krewe of Comus (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Comus
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Comus, 1901 February 19.

    • Krewe of Comus (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Comus
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Comus, 1902 February 11.

    • Krewe of Comus (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Comus
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Momus, 1901 February 14.

    • Krewe of Momus (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Momus
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Proteus, 1896 February 17.

    • Krewe of Proteus (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Proteus
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Proteus, 1901 February 18.

    • Krewe of Proteus (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Proteus
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Rex, 1890 February 18.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Rex
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Daily picayune broadside for the Krewe of Rex, 1901 February 19.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Societies, etc.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Rex
    • Picture Collection, Mss. 1708, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • J. Bennett Johnston papers Mardi Gras items, 1974, 1983.

    • Carnival--Washington (D.C.); Balls (Parties)--Washington (D.C.); Johnston, J. Bennett (John Bennett), 1932-; Edwards, Edwin W.
    • The Washington Mardi Gras Ball began as a way for Louisianans living in Washington to enjoy the traditional Mardi Gras festivities away from home. After sporadic celebrations in the 1930s and 1940s organized by the Louisiana State Society, a D.C....
    • J. Bennett Johnston Papers, Mss. 4473, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • John B. Breaux papers Mardi Gras items, 1987-1997.

    • Carnival--Washington (D.C.); Balls (Parties)--Washington (D.C.)
    • The Washington Mardi Gras Ball began as a way for Louisianans living in Washington to enjoy the traditional Mardi Gras festivities away from home. After sporadic celebrations in the 1930s and 1940s organized by the Louisiana State Society, a D.C....
    • John B. Breaux Papers, Mss. 4922, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Krewe of Athenians program, 1963.

    • Krewe of Athenians (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; New Orleans (La.)--Description and travel.; Tourism--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Athenians were a New Orleans krewe founded in 1909.
    • LLMVC Ephemera Collection, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Krewe of Babylon program, 1941.

    • Krewe of Babylon (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; New Orleans (La.)--Description and travel.; Tourism--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Jester’s Club, the sponsoring organization of the Knights of Babylon, was founded on June 24, 1939. Babylon is a parading krewe and holds a ball with tableaux.
    • LLMVC Ephemera Collection, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Krewe of Propeus invitation, 1901.

    • Krewe of Propeus (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
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    • LLMVC Ephemera Collection, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Krewe of Proteus invitation, 1884.

    • Krewe of Proteus (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
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    • Krewe of Rex admit card, 1920.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • The Rex Organization was founded in 1872 in an effort to entertain Russia's Grand Duke Romanoff during his visit to the city, to attract visitors to New Orleans, and to provide a daytime parade as an alternative to the rowdy processions that had...
    • Charles L. Wright Papers Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Krewe of Rex invitation, 1881.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • The Rex Organization was founded in 1872 in an effort to entertain Russia's Grand Duke Romanoff during his visit to the city, to attract visitors to New Orleans, and to provide a daytime parade as an alternative to the rowdy processions that had...
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    • Krewe of Venus inaugural program, 1941.

    • Krewe of Venus (Organization); Women--Louisiana--New Orleans--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Description and travel.
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    • LLMVC Ephemera Collection, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Mardi Gras floats on Canal Street in New Orleans, circa 1903-1905

    • Parades--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs.
    • Manuscript notes on back of photograph: 'A Mardi Gras Float on Canal Str. In New Orleans, LA. Taken by William Howell Wynne Between 1903-5'
    • Michael D. Wynne Collection, Mss. 3053, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Mardi Gras scrapbook, 1871-1907.

    • Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Invitation cards--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Description and travel.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
    • Scrapbook contains material relating to local New Orleans attractions and Mardi Gras in New Orleans, including invitations to balls, event programs and clippings.
    • Mardi Gras Scrapbook, Mss. 1344, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Mistick Krewe of Comus invitation, 1898.

    • Mistick Krewe of Comus (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
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    • Mystick Krewe of Comus admit card, 1913.

    • Mistick Krewe of Comus (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
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    • Thomas Sloo Papers, Mss. 1470, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Mystick Krewe of Comus invitation, 1913

    • Mistick Krewe of Comus (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.
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    • Thomas Sloo Papers, Mss. 1470, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Mythical photolithographs, circa 1900

    • New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • 24 photolithographic prints ; 26 cm.
    • Nita Sims Breazeale Family Papers, Mss. 2442, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Rex medal, 1878.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • Medals such as these were worn by members of the Rex court. This one is found among the papers of Captain Thomas P. Leathers, a New Orleans steamboat master and owner. The Rex Organization was founded in 1872 in an effort to entertain Russia's...
    • Thomas P. Leathers Family Papers, Mss. 1548, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Rex medal, 1880.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • Medals such as these were worn by members of the Rex court. This one is found among the papers of Captain Thomas P. Leathers, a New Orleans steamboat master and owner. The Rex Organization was founded in 1872 in an effort to entertain Russia's...
    • Thomas P. Leathers Family Papers, Mss. 1548, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Rex medal, 1881.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • Medals such as these were worn by members of the Rex court. This one is found among the papers of Captain Thomas P. Leathers, a New Orleans steamboat master and owner. The Rex Organization was founded in 1872 in an effort to entertain Russia's...
    • Thomas P. Leathers Family Papers, Mss. 1548, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Rex medal, 1885.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • Medals such as these were worn by members of the Rex court. This one is found among the papers of Captain Thomas P. Leathers, a New Orleans steamboat master and owner. The Rex Organization was founded in 1872 in an effort to entertain Russia's...
    • Thomas P. Leathers Family Papers, Mss. 1548, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
    • Rex, 1875.

    • Krewe of Rex (Organization); New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • The Rex Organization was founded in 1872 in an effort to entertain Russia's Grand Duke Romanoff during his visit to the city, to attract visitors to New Orleans, and to provide a daytime parade as an alternative to the rowdy processions that had...
    • Rex, 1875 [S.l : Krewe of Rexe(Organization)], 1875. Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Sidney Arbour, Jr. New Orleans Mardi Gras album pages, 1935.

    • New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; New Orleans (La.)--Photographs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.
    • Selected pages from a larger album kept by Sidney Arbour, Jr. depict New Orleans during Mardi Gras, specifically the Rex Parade, Canal Street, and crowds. Many provide a birds eye view of the festivities. Sidney Vincent Arbour, Jr., a prominent...
    • Sidney V. Arbour Family Papers, Mss. 5075, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Spanish Town Mardi Gras photographs, circa 1970s.

    • Spanish Town (Baton Rouge, La.); Baton Rouge (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.
    • The Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade began in 1981 and traditionally features bawdy or politically-themed floats that reference current events. These photographs were taken by Thomas W. Chandler for his 1985 LSU landscape architecture thesis, in...
    • Thomas W. Chandler Papers, Mss. 3956, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Stanacolan Vol. XVII No. 22 (assorted pages), 1941.

    • Carnival--Louisiana--Baton Rouge.; Baton Rouge (La.)--Social life and customs.; African Americans--Louisiana--Baton Rouge
    • Articles describe the "Doings of Colored Esso Boosters" and Mardi Gras parades in Baton Rouge. Headline for second page is "Baton Rouge's colored population celebrates Mardi Gras".
    • Stanacolan Vol. XVII No. 22, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • The Order of the Troubadours Mardi Gras ball program, 1968.

    • Order of the Troubadours (Organization); Balls (Parties)--Louisiana--Lafayette.; Carnival--Louisiana--Lafayette.; Lafayette (La.)--Social life and customs.
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    • Michael D. Wynne Collection, Mss. 3053, Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.
    • Third annual mid-winter vacation : New Orleans Mardi Gras, 1916.

    • New Orleans (La.)--Social life and customs.; Carnival--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.)--Description and travel.; Tourism--Louisiana--New Orleans.
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    • Third annual mid-winter vacation : New Orleans Mardi Gras [S.l : Illinois Central Railroad Company], 1916. Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, La.

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