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MSS 270 - Josie Arlington Collection

Josie Arlington COLLECTION

(Mss 270)

Inventory

Earl K. Long Library

University of New Orleans

July 1995

 

Summary

 

 

Size:                          13 items

 

Geographic

locations:                 New Orleans, La.

 

Inclusive dates:      ca. 1900

 

Summary:                Photographs of Josie Arlington (a prominent New Orleans madam), members of her family, a Grand Route St. John residence; also posed erotica.  Some of the 13 prints contain annotations by the donor, Kenneth Owen, on reverse.  Enclosed in handmade folder with typed label, "NEW ORLEANS IN 1880 | a unique portfolio | from the original glass negatives."

 

Source:                     Gift, July 1995

 

Access:                     No restrictions

 

Copyright:                Physical rights are retained by the Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans.

 

Citation:                    Josie Arlington Collection, Earl K. Long Library, University of New Orleans