Thomas Jayne

Thomas Jayne

On Saturday, March 3, The Historic New Orleans Collection will host interior designer and decorative arts historian Thomas Jayne for a presentation and book signing supporting his new release,

Erin M. Greenwald

Erin M. Greenwald

Historian Erin M.

Eddie L. Boyd

Eddie Boyd

As New Orleans marks its 300th year, The Historic New Orleans Collection is exploring the city’s earliest decades in New Orleans, the Founding Era, an original exhibition highlighting the multiple perspectives of t

Davide Mariano

Davide Mariano; photograph © Hiroharuo Takeda

The sixteenth Les Comédiens Français Lecture

Desseins de sauvages de plusieurs nations

Desseins de sauvages de plusieurs nations (reproduction); 1735; pen and ink with watercolor by Alexandre De Batz; gift of the estate of Belle J. Bushnell, 1941; courtesy of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, PM# 41-72-10/20

A lecture by John D.

Free-blown French wine bottle

Free-blown French wine bottle; between 1725 and 1750; glass; manufactured in France; recovered from 400 Chartres Street, 16OR467; The Historic New Orleans Collection, 2014.0008.2.1

In this panel discussion, archaeologists D.

The Historic New Orleans Collection will join the City of New Orleans 2018 Commission’s Cultural and Historical Committee to present “Making New Orleans Home: A Tricentennial Symposium,” Thursday, March 8, thro