New Orleans History Collection
Book Gift Bundle
New Orleans As It Was - by Henry C. Castellanos
Henry C. Castellanos was a New Orleans judge, attorney, teacher and journalist. His love for New Orleans and its history are evident in these wonderfully told tales of early New Orleans and Louisiana. Castellanos enjoyed the oral tales and offers a rare look at a beautiful and highly interesting past. Photographic reprint of the 1905 Second Edition.
Original Price: $16.95
Creole Families of New Orleans - by Grace King
This photographic reproduction of the classic 1921 work by Grace King is a delight to all who love New Orleans, its people and history. We are given a detailed, yet thoroughly enjoyable, look at of some of the events and families who transformed the city into a historical and cultural gumbo in a young United States.
Original Price: $28.95
Social Life in Old New Orleans - by Eliza Ripley
For those who love the history of New Orleans, this is a delightful account of pre-Civil War New Orleans. This photographic reproduction of the acclaimed 1912 first edition is the personal narrative Eliza Ripley, filled with details of early New Orleans and the area. This classic work is an enjoyment to read and allows us to experience Old New Orleans from the author’s first hand accounts. Eliza Ripley’s “Social Life in Old New Orleans” takes us to a time long gone and almost forgotten, telling us of the romance, charm and carefree attitudes of the people of Old New Orleans. Illustrated.
Original Price: $18.95