Trans. Status:

Blue book.

 
Call Number: HQ146.N6 B58 1905
Local Holdings LHCV
Author/Creator: Struve, Billy,
Title: Blue book.
Published: [New Orleans : s.n., 1905]
Edition: 6th ed.
Description: [92] p. : ill. ; 14 cm.
Object Name: books
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: Directory of prostitutes in New Orleans' Storyville district ; contains numerous advertisements for brothels, saloons, restaurants, alcoholic beverages, and cigars.
Introduction with heading: "This book--not mailable" and signed in type: Billy News [alias of Billy Struve].
Cover title.
Printed in red and black.
Date from internal evidence.
Citation/Reference Note: Heartman, C. F. The "blue book", 6.
Additional Physical Form: Available on microfilm in Williams Research Center reading room.
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.: Copy Number: 1
Identification Number: 1969.19.6
Holding Type: rare books
Item Info.: Copy Number: 2
Identification Number: 81-050-RL
Holding Type: rare books
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