The materials listed below have been submitted by teachers and students who have participated in educational programs at The Historic New Orleans Collection. They are intended to serve as examples of curriculum and research possibilities created with THNOC resources.



Virtual Exhibit: Zora Neale Hurston

created by Sasha Doster, graduate student at Florida State University


Vieux Carré Survey Case Study

created by Shine Trabucco, graduate student at University of Houston


Congo Square 

created by Kaitlyn Sercovich, student at Tulane University 


Runnin' and Runnin' in Louisiana: The Underground Railroad 

created by Kerri Sullivan-Leger, graduate student at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette 


Women of the German Protestant Orphan Asylum, 1930-1939

created by Anna Morgan Leonards, graduate student at Tulane University


New Orleans in Film and Television

created by Chayla Wolfberg, student at Tulane University



Bearing Witness Through Poetry

created by Danielle Buckingham, graduate student at University of Mississippi


The World of Rose Nicaud 

created by Julia Walsh, graduate student at Southern University at New Orleans


Spanish Colonial Louisiana- Isleños and Malagueños (Overview)

Spanish Colonial Louisiana- Isleños and Malagueños (PowerPoint)

created by Denise Thomas, teacher at Gonzales Middle School


Pick Your Poison: Discovering Storyville's History

created by Mandy Perret, teacher at Dutchtown High School


Ruby Bridges - The Cost of Integration

created by Sharon Thompson, teacher at Trent Lott Academy 


Yellow Fever in New Orleans 

created by Dr. Judy Dalgo, teacher at Ocean Springs High School 


Building a City: The Founding of New Orleans

created by Sophie Capmartin, teacher at Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orléans


Primary Source: Speech on Immigration by Louisiana Congressman Charles Buck, 1896

created by Wade Trosclair, teacher at Jesuit High School 


Jelly Roll Morton and Jazz 

created by Lea Downing, instructor at Delgado Community College



Powerful Women of the New Orleans Underground (1860s-1960s)

created by Shelby Lanoux, student at Mount Carmel Academy 



Slavery in Early American New Orleans

created by Sophia Horowitz, student at Tulane University


Resource Sets

Yellow Fever
Huey Long

created by Simon Drakeford, student at Tulane University