Trans. Status:

Blue book.

Call Number: HQ146.N6 B58
Local Call Number: MSS 536 District folder, f.25
MSS 727
Local Holdings LHCV LHCC
Title: Blue book.
Published: [New Orleans : s.n., between 1913 and 1915]
Description: [96] p. : ill., port. ; 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: Directory of prostitutes in New Orleans' Storyville district ; contains numerous advertisements for brothels, saloons, restaurants, alcoholic beverages, and cigars.
Introduction with heading: "This book must not be mailed".
Cover title.
Printed in red and black.
Local Note: Copy 7 with accompanying note in ms. placed in Library Removal File: "Buddy, Daddy said he thought this blue book was the only one left in existence - He swore he never used it?"
Citation/Reference Note: Heartman, C. F. The "blue book", 12.
Collection Theme: Social History
Prostitution--Louisiana--New Orleans--Directories.
Prostitutes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Directories.
Storyville District (New Orleans, La.)
Collection: Part of MSS 536, William Russell Jazz Files; Williams Research Center, The Historic New Orleans Collection; Copy 5. Part of MSS 727, De la Houssaye, Gourdain, and Dykers families papers; Williams Research Center, The Historic New Orleans Collection; Copy 6.
Item Info.: Copy Number: 4
Identification Number: 85-517-RL
Holding Type: rare books
Item Info.: Copy Number: 5
Identification Number: 92-48-L.78.485
Holding Type: special collection
Item Info.: Copy Number: 6
Identification Number: 2012.0065.1
Holding Type: special collection