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New Orleans & Place

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Cultures +3 Age Levels Primary (5 to 8 years old), Elementary (9 to 12 years old), Middle School (13 to 15 years old), High School (16 to 18 years old)

Includes iconic people, places, and things associated with New Orleans. In the classroom, these resources can be used by students to investigate two essential questions: How do you define New Orleans as a place? What does it mean to be a New Orleanian? 

Supporting questions and activity implementation ideas are located under this collection's Information (i) button.

Keywords: louisiana

New Orleans

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Rebuilding New Orleans

Smithsonian Channel

New Orleans

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Mardi Gras in New Orleans

Smithsonian American Art Museum

The Soul of Louisiana

Smithsonian Channel

5c Battle of New Orleans single

National Postal Museum

Jackson at the Battle of New Orleans

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Andrew Jackson's Uniform Coat with Epaulets

National Museum of American History

Andrew Jackson

National Portrait Gallery

Louis Armstrong

National Portrait Gallery

Truman Capote

National Portrait Gallery

[Mardi Gras Feathered Headdress]

Anacostia Community Museum

Street, New Orleans

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Louis Prima's House, New Orleans

Smithsonian American Art Museum

20c St. Charles Streetcar single

National Postal Museum

French Quarter Barber Shop with Shopper

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Tennessee Williams

National Portrait Gallery

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Chef’s Jacket, Emeril Lagasse

National Museum of American History

Bar and Grill

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Trumpet owned by Louis Armstrong

National Museum of African American History and Culture