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Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

Mardi Gras Parade, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Mardi Gras is organized by Carnival krewes. Krewe float riders toss throws to the crowds; the most common are strings of plastic colorful beads, doubloons, decorated plastic throw cups and small inexpensive toys.
Credit line: Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
Gift; Carol M. Highsmith; 2011; (DLC/PP-2002:038-8).
Forms part of: Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.

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Date

01/01/2011
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Contributors

Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer
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Location

New Orleans (La.)29.95472, -90.07500
Google Map of 29.954722222222223, -90.075
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Source

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