Trans. Status:

Blue book : Tenderloin "400".

 
Call Number: HQ146.N6 B58 1900
Local Holdings LHCV
Author/Creator: Struve, Billy,
Title: Blue book : Tenderloin "400".
Published: [New Orleans : s.n., 1900]
Description: [36] p. : ill. ; 15 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: An early example of the "blue book," a directory of prostitutes in New Orleans' Storyville district.
Cover title.
Blue-green wrapper printed in red on exterior pages and black on interior.
"Intruduction" signed in type: Billy News [alias of Billy Struve].
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.: Identification Number: 94-092-RL
Holding Type: rare books
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