Relevant texts for those who would like to learn more about the heroines of New Orleans.
Cari lynn and Kellie Marti
A novel based on the life of the famous Storyville Madam Mary Deubler.
The Two Worlds of Baroness de Pontalba
The life of the incredible woman who built the Pontabla Apartments in Jackson Square.
A Story of Sex, Jazz, Murder, and the Battle for Modern New Orleans
Stories from New Orleans history from 1890-1920, leading up to and including Storyville.
An Informal History of the New Orleans Underworld
Stories of the underworld in New Orleans from the closing of Storyville to modern times
Their Lives and Times
Janet Allured and Judith Gentry
Notable women throughout Louisiana and their stories
Carol Morrow Long
The complete history of the tomb that holds the remains of the most famous Voodoo Queen, Marie Laveau.
Sex, Race, and Respectability in New Orleans 1865-1920
A wonderful collection of stories about New Orleans
between the civil war and the closing of storyville
Being an Authentic, Illustrated Account of the Notorious Red Light District
A book about the famous Red light district Storyville.
A well-researched and very interesting book about the history of New Orleans most famous street
Elizabeth Urban Alexander
a book about the life of Myra Clark Gaines and the longest succession case in US history.
The story of Norma Wallace based in part on tapes that she left behind about her life when she died.