The following guides are available at The Shop at the Collection.

Before Disaster Strikes
Prevention, Planning, and Recovery: Caring for Your Personal Collections in the Event of Disaster
By Priscilla O’Reilly Lawrence
A thorough outline to aid in protecting valuable papers, artworks, textiles, furniture, photographs, and ceramics
1992 • 42 pp. • Paperback • ISBN 0-917860-32-2 • no charge


Guide to the Photographic Collections at The Historic New Orleans Collection
Edited by John H. Lawrence
Descriptive guide to 14 major collections and checklist of 137 other photographers whose work is represented at the Collection
1989 • 24 pp. • Paperback • ISBN 0-917860-29-2 • $3.95


Guide to the Vieux Carré Survey
By Florence M. Jumonville
Description of the Vieux Carré Survey, which contains a variety of information about each piece of property in the French Quarter
1990 • 32 pp. • Paperback • ISBN 0-917860-30-6 • $3.95


Preservation Guides 1-7
Each guide provides practical guidelines for care of different household treasures.  Subjects: family papers, photographs, paintings, furniture, books, matting and framing, silver
$3.95 each



St. Charles Avenue Streetcar Line: A Self-Guided Tour
By Lynn Adams and John Magill
Pocket-size guide designed for easy use on the streetcar
1994 • 16pp. • paperback, spiral-bound • ISBN 0-917860-38-1 • $4.95