December 1, 2014 | Categories: American History, History, Human History, Images of History, Military History, The Drama Of It All | Tags: black and white photography, City Hall, Civil War, Death, Fight, Funeral ceremony, Funeral ceremony of Jefferson Davis, historic, Historical, History, human history, Jefferson Davis, Louisiana, New Orleans, Nola, outside City Hall on St. Charles Avenue, Photo, Photography, Society, St. Charles Avenue, US Politics, USA | Leave a comment
April 18, 2014 | Categories: History, New Orleans, Nightmares of World War II, Photography, Stunt Queens, The Drama Of It All, The Politics of Cultural Destruction, Weird, World War Two | Tags: 1942, AMERICA, Army, Army War Show, Colorized, Flame throwers, History, Louisiana, Military, Military history, New Orleans, Nola, Photo, Photography, USA, War, Warfare, Weird, World War two, WW2 | Leave a comment
This was the inspiration for the song “When the Levee Breaks”, originally written by Kansas Joe McCoy and Memphis Minnie in 1929, and later made famous by Led Zeppelin.
February 7, 2014 | Categories: History, New Orleans, Photography, Pursuit of Happiness, Weird | Tags: 1927, AMERICA, Death, Drown, Flood, Great Mississippi Flood, Great Mississippi Flood of 1927, History, Hurricane, Led Zeppelin, Louisiana, Louisiana History, Memphis Minnie, music, natural disaster, natural disasters, New Orleans, New Orleans History, Nola, Photo, Photography, USA, Weird | Leave a comment
Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA.Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-66891
December 24, 2013 | Categories: History, Photography, Pursuit of Happiness | Tags: 1904, historical document, History, Louisiana, New Orleans, Nola, Photography, Windmill, Windmill Hill at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, Windmills | Leave a comment
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