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Title My Trip
Date Feb 1950
Document type Travel Journal
Description An account of a trip to New Orleans. The author describes the train journey there and sights seen along the way. She also describes sightseeing days in New Orleans, where she visits the house of the New Orleans serial killer Madame LaLaurie and "Black Magic Square", as well as slave exhibitions. She describes in particular detail restaurants visited and food eaten.
Theme(s) Women and Tourism  Road, Rail and Air Travel  
Regions United States of America  
Country/State California  Louisiana  
Keywords train, luxury, entertainment, prices, food, American Indian, clothing, culture, dancing, film, motor car, slavery, sightseeing, parade, women, tour, boat, river, hotel, accommodation, weather, cemetery, church, lake, walking, African American, romance, hospital, dark tourism
Collection Anthony Stanonis Travel Scrapbook and Diary Collection (Collection 65)
Reference Box 5, Folder 7
Library J. Edgar & Louise S. Monroe Library, Loyola University New Orleans
Language English
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