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Tourism and culture

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

New Orleans Guide Book and Blue Book

 Collection
Identifier: NA-360
Scope and Contents This collection contains a copy of "Historical Sketch Book and Guide to New Orleans," two copies of the "Blue Book" (one original and one facsimile), and a reproduction of a "Safety First" consent agreement between a man and a Storyville sex worker. The "Historical Sketch Book and Guide to New Orleans" is a city guide that includes essays and sketches from a variety of authors, including Lafcadio Hearne and Catherine Cole. The Blue Book was a guidebook published in New Orleans which...
Dates: 1855 - 1938

Ronald Hilton Collection of Postcards of Latin America

 Sub-Series
Identifier: Image Archive-Collection 39-(01)
Scope and Contents Approximately 4,000 picture postcards from throughout Latin America sent to Hilton and radio station KGEI of San Francisco, California, sponsor of a short-wave program, "La Universidad del Aire." Includes small photographs and personal cards sent to Hilton.
Dates: 1952-1956