Retronaut have published a unique moment in time, a selection of black and white portraits of the prostitutes of Storyville, taken in 1912 by legendary New Orleans photographer, John Bellocq. I find this one eye catching, its intriguing.
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Musician and composer Edmund Dede was born on Nov. 20, 1827 in New Orleans, Louisiana. His parents were free Creoles of color who moved to New Orleans from the French West Indies.In 1851 he wrote “Mon Pauvre Coeur” (My Poor Heart), which is considered the oldest piece of sheet music published by a New Orleans free Creole of color.
vintage photo of a woman with a bow and arrow ca. 1940s