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Mary Hudson Vandegrift Mardi Gras albums

 Collection
Call Number: RH PH 557
Overview

This collection consists of two disassembled scrapbook albums containing photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and ephemera from the 1965 Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans when Mary Hudson Vandegrift, a businesswoman from the Kansas City area, was crowned Queen of the Venus Krewe, the first all-female parade krewe of New Orleans' Mardi Gras.

Dates: 1965

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  • Language: English X
  • Names: Between the Covers Rare Books X
  • Names: Hudson, Mary, 1912-1999 X