History

1905

Seen in this 1905 photograph is the city’s famed Napoleon House, a historic French...

1910

New Orleans entered the 20th century on a wave of modernism that began in...

Purple, Green and Gold

Dear Julia, I know Rex is celebrating its 150th anniversary. Since Rex originally selected purple,...

The Wohl Apartments

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

Rex at 150

Carnival has many rituals, but only one that makes the sky explode. That happens...

Looking Back: Token Trouble

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

1903

When New Orleanians talk about their favorite doyennes of New Orleans cuisine, the late...

The Municipal Auditorium

Dear Julia, We have been hearing all this commotion lately about Mayor LaToya Cantrell wanting...

Local Christmas Songs That Scored

Just for fun, here are two locally themed Christmas season songs that happened to...

1890

  Meeting up with friends on Canal Street has always been a hassle. For many...

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