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Mardi Gras

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Here are entered works on festivals, merrymaking, and revelry before Lent. Works on traveling amusement enterprises, consisting of sideshows, games of chance, merry-go-rounds, etc. are entered under Carnivals.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Ladies of Bal Masque [Entre Nous] Records

Identifier: brfa033
Scope and Contents The collection contains annual files that reflect the activities of the Ladies of Bal Masque. For the most part each file holds a variety of records including meeting minutes, communications, membership applications and rosters, invitations and a small amount of photos and memorabilia. There is no administrative information for Entre Nous in the collection. Files with specific content are identified by title. Scrapbooks are primarily created by the Entre Nous organization and have...
Dates: 1954-2012

Sid Blitzer Costume Collection

Identifier: brfa070
Scope and Contents The collection contains 4 distinct costumes and accoutrement.
Dates: 1977 - 2001

The Mystic Krewe of Apollo Records

Identifier: brfa023
Scope and Contents The materials in this collection represent the activities of the Mystic Krewe of Apollo of Baton Rouge. There are six series in the collection; (1) Photographs, (2) Artifacts (3) Ephemera (4) Miscellaneous, (5) Scrapbooks and costume designs, and (6) Costumes. Some of the series have been broken down into sub series in order to aid the researcher in finding specific materials. The collection is mostly comprised of scrapbooks and photographs, some of which can be found on the Baton Rouge...
Dates: 1980-2018