In 1938, under the direction of novelist and historian Lyle Saxon, The Federal Writers' Project of the Works Progress Administration produced this delightfully detailed portrait of New Orleans. Containing recipes, photographs and folklore, it is consistently hailed as one of the best books produced about the city. Remarkably, many of the sites and attractions the WPA chronicled in 1938 are still around today.It was designed primarily to utilize all available exterior space so as to give a maximum of daylight to the interior and is ... cabinet-making, interior decorating, sign- painting, electricity, architectural and mechanical drafting, applied science, andanbsp;...
|Title||:||New Orleans City Guide|
|Author||:||Works Progress Administration|
|Publisher||:||Garrett County Press - 2009-03-01|