Calendar | October 2017

Events

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    October 6, 2017 to October 8, 2017
  • Birthday celebration for Josie Arlington (seated at left); February 8, 1908; gelatin silver print by John N. Teunisson, photographer; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of anonymous donor, 1993.55

    Birthday celebration for Josie Arlington (seated at left); February 8, 1908; gelatin silver print by John N. Teunisson, photographer; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of anonymous donor, 1993.55

    October 11, 2017

    Dickie Brennan’s Tableau Restaurant and THNOC will collaborate to create an unforgettable evening exploring the food, libations and businesses that shaped Storyville.

  • New Orleans Auction Galleries

    New Orleans Auction Galleries

    October 11, 2017

    New Orleans Auction Galleries is pleased to invite The Historic New Orleans Collection’s Caillot Circle for an evening at the auction!

  • The Incomparable Magazine Street
    October 17, 2017

    Join author John Magill and photographer Margot Landen at book signing for “The Incomparable Magazine Street” (River Road Press, 2017).

  • Birthday celebration for Josie Arlington (seated at left); February 8, 1908; gelatin silver print by John N. Teunisson, photographer; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of anonymous donor, 1993.55

    Birthday celebration for Josie Arlington (seated at left); February 8, 1908; gelatin silver print by John N. Teunisson, photographer; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of anonymous donor, 1993.55

    October 18, 2017

    This event is sold out.

  • Robin Barnes

    Robin Barnes

    October 20, 2017

    The Historic New Orleans Collection’s popular outdoor music series Concerts in the Courtyard continues its 10th fall season Friday, October 20, with Robin Barnes.

  • Death Riding on a Red Fish; 1974; woodblock on paper mounted on canvas by Ben Smith, printmaker; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Eugene C. Daymude, 2010.0187

    Death Riding on a Red Fish; 1974; woodblock on paper mounted on canvas by Ben Smith, printmaker; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Eugene C. Daymude, 2010.0187

    October 24, 2017 to October 31, 2017

    THNOC will resurrect its Halloween-themed tours of the Louisiana History Galleries for one week only!

  • Maurice Martinez

    Maurice Martinez

    October 24, 2017

    Martinez will provide a brief introduction to the screening, following which he will be available to sign copies of Blackcreole.

  • Louisiana Book Festival 2017
    October 28, 2017

    Join The Historic New Orleans Collection on Saturday, October 28, for the 14th annual Louisiana Book Festival in Baton Rouge.

Exhibitions

  • Poster for 1988 Jazz Jamboree Festival in Warsaw, Poland; 1988; offset lithogragh by Waldemar Świerzy; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Fritz Daguillard, 2017.0003.4

    Poster for 1988 Jazz Jamboree Festival in Warsaw, Poland; 1988; offset lithogragh by Waldemar Świerzy; The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Dr. and Mrs. Fritz Daguillard, 2017.0003.4

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    April 21, 2017 to December 30, 2017

    Giants of Jazz: Art Posters by Waldemar Świerzy from the Daguillard Collection highlights THNOC’s new collection of jazz posters made by the Polish artist Waldemar Świerzy (1931–2013).

  • Postcard showing view of Storyville; New Orleans: C. B. Mason, [1904–8]; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1979.362.16

    Postcard showing view of Storyville; New Orleans: C. B. Mason, [1904–8]; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1979.362.16

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    April 5, 2017 to December 9, 2017

    This exhibition revives the sights and sounds of New Orleans’s former red-light district a century after its closing.

  • The Spring Fiesta Art Show; 1941; oil on canvas by Clarence Millet (1897–1959); The Historic New Orleans Collection, gift of Laura Simon Nelson, 1996.122.1

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    May 2, 2017 to November 4, 2017

    The Laura Simon Nelson Galleries will once again showcase selections from the extensive collection of Louisiana art donated to THNOC by Laura Simon Nelson.

  • June 14, 2016 to December 31, 2017

    On June 14, THNOC unveiled a scale model of the forthcoming facility accompanied by a history of the 200-year-old property, as well as information about the in-progress construction.

  • A Plantation Burial; 1860; oil on canvas by John Antrobus; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1960.46

    A Plantation Burial; 1860; oil on canvas by John Antrobus; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 1960.46

    January 1, 2000 to January 1, 2030

    The Louisiana History Galleries, described by Frommer’s New Orleans as “the best introduction to the city that a visitor can get.”

  • January 1, 2016 to January 1, 2018

    The Historic New Orleans Collection is proud to announce the donation of more than 300 hand-carved decoys and other works of art by southeastern Louisianan craftsmen.