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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

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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
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Explore the secret past of Carnival krewes and the significance of the organizations in the history and culture of New Orleans"--
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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
  • HISTORY / United States / State & Local / South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
  • PHOTOGRAPHY / Subjects & Themes / Celebrations & Events
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
  • TRAVEL / Museums, Tours, Points of Interest
  • PLP
  • CULTURAL HERITAGE / African American
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Louisiana
  • New Orleans (La.)
Label
New Orleans Carnival krewes : the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras, Rosary O'Neill ; foreword by Kim Marie Vaz
Instantiates
Publication
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
Birth of the Carnival Krewes -- Entries and Masques : Theater of Royal Power -- Events Before and During a New Orleans Carnival Parade and Ball -- Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Parade -- Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Ball -- Nature of Carnival Organizations -- Oral History: Arthur Hardy -- History of Carnival in New Orleans -- Structure of a Carnival Organization -- Carnival Organizations' Effect on the Social Structure of New Orleans -- Secret Political Societies, 1857-1900 -- Old-Line Reformers versus the Ring Machine -- Gentlemanly Indirect Power, 1900-70 -- Up the Downward Spiral -- Profile of an Old-Line Carnival Organization Member -- The Old-Line Carnival Mentality Today -- Metamorphosis : A Changing Carnival -- Oral History: Debutante C and Her Father -- African American Carnival Societies -- Oral History: Kim Vaz, PhD -- Today's Carnival -- Afterword -- Appendix
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781626191549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013047436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862209468
  • (OCoLC)ocn862209468
Label
New Orleans Carnival krewes : the history, spirit & secrets of Mardi Gras, Rosary O'Neill ; foreword by Kim Marie Vaz
Publication
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
Birth of the Carnival Krewes -- Entries and Masques : Theater of Royal Power -- Events Before and During a New Orleans Carnival Parade and Ball -- Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Parade -- Hierarchy Dramatized by the Old-Line Ball -- Nature of Carnival Organizations -- Oral History: Arthur Hardy -- History of Carnival in New Orleans -- Structure of a Carnival Organization -- Carnival Organizations' Effect on the Social Structure of New Orleans -- Secret Political Societies, 1857-1900 -- Old-Line Reformers versus the Ring Machine -- Gentlemanly Indirect Power, 1900-70 -- Up the Downward Spiral -- Profile of an Old-Line Carnival Organization Member -- The Old-Line Carnival Mentality Today -- Metamorphosis : A Changing Carnival -- Oral History: Debutante C and Her Father -- African American Carnival Societies -- Oral History: Kim Vaz, PhD -- Today's Carnival -- Afterword -- Appendix
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9781626191549
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013047436
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862209468
  • (OCoLC)ocn862209468

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