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Desk and Derrick Mardi Grass Ball 1962 Captain of the Ball Ethelyn Watt., ca. 1962

 Item — Range: BRS R8 7.6
Identifier: 2

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: The materials in this collection represent the activities of the Association of Desk and Derrick Club of Baton Rouge. There are five series within the collection; Records, Ephemera, Newsletters, Miscellaneous, and Miscellaneous Photographs and Scrapbooks. Most of the series are broken into subseries in order to better assist the researcher in finding specific materials. The collection contains minutes, correspondence, committee records, convention pamphlets and Mardi Gras Ball programs, a large collection of Bayou Gushers Newsletters, newspaper clippings, and a large collection of photographs; some of which can be found on the Baton Rouge Digital Archive. A large portion of this collection highlights the planning and execution of the Mystic Krewe of Desk and Derrick’s Mardi Gras Ball which can be found in Records, Ephemera, and photographs predominantly.


  • ca. 1962


From the Sub-Series: 6 scrapbooks

Language of Materials


Physical Location

BRS R8 7.6

Repository Details

Part of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library Special Collections Repository

7711 Goodwood Blvd.
Baton Rouge La. 70806 USA