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The Resource New Orleans Carnival krewes : the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras, Rosary O'Neill ; foreword by Kim Marie Vaz

New Orleans Carnival krewes : the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras, Rosary O'Neill ; foreword by Kim Marie Vaz

Label
New Orleans Carnival krewes : the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras
Title
New Orleans Carnival krewes
Title remainder
the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras
Statement of responsibility
Rosary O'Neill ; foreword by Kim Marie Vaz
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explore the secret past of Carnival krewes and the significance of the organizations in the history and culture of New Orleans
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Neill, Rosary
Dewey number
394.250909763/35
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT4211.N4
LC item number
O54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carnival
  • Associations, institutions, etc.
  • Secret societies
  • Social classes
  • Political culture
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
Target audience
adult
Label
New Orleans Carnival krewes : the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras, Rosary O'Neill ; foreword by Kim Marie Vaz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 52
  • 4
  • Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Parade
  • 59
  • 5
  • Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Ball
  • 66
  • 6
  • Nature of Carnival Organizations
  • 73
  • 1
  • Oral History: Arthur Hardy
  • 90
  • 7
  • History of Carnival in New Orleans
  • 95
  • 8
  • Structure of a Carnival Organization
  • 103
  • 9
  • Carnival Organizations' Effect on the Social Structure of New Orleans
  • Birth of the Carnival Krewes
  • 114
  • 10
  • Secret Political Societies, 1857-1900
  • 118
  • 11
  • Old-Line Reformers versus the Ring Machine
  • 122
  • 12
  • Gentlemanly Indirect Power, 1900-70
  • 129
  • 19
  • 13
  • Up the Downward Spiral
  • 136
  • 14
  • Profile of an Old-Line Carnival Organization Member
  • 142
  • 15
  • Old-Line Carnival Mentality Today
  • 147
  • Oral History: Debutante C and her Father
  • 2
  • 165
  • 16
  • Metamorphosis: A Changing Carnival
  • 167
  • 17
  • African American Carnival Societies
  • 180
  • Oral History: Kim Marie Vaz, Phd
  • 194
  • 18
  • Entries and Masques: Theater of Royal Power
  • New Orleans and Carnival Today
  • 198
  • 33
  • 3
  • Events Before and During a New Orleans Carnival Parade and Ball
Control code
ocn862209468
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781626191549
Lccn
2013047436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
394.25 ON2 ; XX-N ; LAP ; A13QP003.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 862209468
  • (Sirsi) 862209468
  • (OCoLC)862209468
Label
New Orleans Carnival krewes : the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras, Rosary O'Neill ; foreword by Kim Marie Vaz
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-233) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 52
  • 4
  • Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Parade
  • 59
  • 5
  • Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Ball
  • 66
  • 6
  • Nature of Carnival Organizations
  • 73
  • 1
  • Oral History: Arthur Hardy
  • 90
  • 7
  • History of Carnival in New Orleans
  • 95
  • 8
  • Structure of a Carnival Organization
  • 103
  • 9
  • Carnival Organizations' Effect on the Social Structure of New Orleans
  • Birth of the Carnival Krewes
  • 114
  • 10
  • Secret Political Societies, 1857-1900
  • 118
  • 11
  • Old-Line Reformers versus the Ring Machine
  • 122
  • 12
  • Gentlemanly Indirect Power, 1900-70
  • 129
  • 19
  • 13
  • Up the Downward Spiral
  • 136
  • 14
  • Profile of an Old-Line Carnival Organization Member
  • 142
  • 15
  • Old-Line Carnival Mentality Today
  • 147
  • Oral History: Debutante C and her Father
  • 2
  • 165
  • 16
  • Metamorphosis: A Changing Carnival
  • 167
  • 17
  • African American Carnival Societies
  • 180
  • Oral History: Kim Marie Vaz, Phd
  • 194
  • 18
  • Entries and Masques: Theater of Royal Power
  • New Orleans and Carnival Today
  • 198
  • 33
  • 3
  • Events Before and During a New Orleans Carnival Parade and Ball
Control code
ocn862209468
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781626191549
Lccn
2013047436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
394.25 ON2 ; XX-N ; LAP ; A13QP003.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 862209468
  • (Sirsi) 862209468
  • (OCoLC)862209468

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