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A directory of the Tenderloin : being a comprehensive and accurate record of the addresses of the sporting ladies in that portion of the town commonly known as Storyville.

 
Call Number: HQ146.N6 D57 1901
Local Holdings LHCV
Title: A directory of the Tenderloin : being a comprehensive and accurate record of the addresses of the sporting ladies in that portion of the town commonly known as Storyville.
Published: [New Orleans : s.n., 1901]
Description: 24 p. : map, port. ; 15 cm.
Object Name: books
directories
Collection Type: Books/Pamphlets/Serials
Process/Technique: printing processes
Materials: paper (fiber product)
   
Restrictions on Access Note: Microfilm copy exists. For preservation reasons, researchers are asked to use the microfilm copy in place of the original.
General Note: An early example of the "blue book," a directory of prostitutes in New Orleans' Storyville district.
Cover title: The red book : a complete directory of the Tenderloin.
Red paper wrapper.
Date from internal evidence.
Citation/Reference Note: Heartman, C. F. The "blue book", 5.
Additional Physical Form: Digital images of full content available via The Historic New Orleans Collection online catalogue.
   
Collection Theme: Social History
Prostitution
Subjects:
Prostitution--Louisiana--New Orleans--Directories.
Prostitutes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Directories.
Storyville District (New Orleans, La.)
   
Item Info.: Identification Number: 1969.19.5
Holding Type: rare books
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