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The 8th National Eucharist Congress

The 8th National Eucharist Congress in America was held in New Orleans on October...

Butter Krisp Restaurant

The Butter Krisp Restaurant opened in 1933 as a doughnut shop located at 1903...

Alden Knitting Mills

  The Alden Knitting Mills hosiery company incorporated in January 1891, and was welcomed into...

Mid City Bowling Center

Jimmy Wittenberg fell in love with bowling during business trips to Chicago. An almost...

Looking Back: May Day Celebrations

Since Medieval times, May Day and May Festival celebrations have been held to greet...

Looking Back: Labiche’s

Albert Labiche and Walter Graff met while working for Gus Gretzner’s clothing store. In...

Looking Back: Buzzing About

Founded in the late 1880s, the Jefferson City Buzzards are the oldest Carnival marching...

The Wohl Apartments

The late 1940s in New Orleans saw a building boom for new homes, including...

Looking Back: Token Trouble

  While the state luxury tax was 2%, New Orleans enacted a city tax as...

The Ghisalberti Apartments

  John B. Ghisalberti was born in Genoa, Italy, in 1847, and worked as a...

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