New Orleans

Newsreel documentary from the 1920’s with photography and animations illustrating old New Orleans, the Crescent City, at work and at play. Duelling oaks. Influences of colonial France and Spain. Iron grille work. The old townhouses surrounding open courts. New Orleans, the industrial city, where ports and depot junctions distribute throughout, and out from, the heart […]

New Orleans’s Landrieu Discusses Deepwater Drilling: Video

June 24 (Bloomberg) — New Orleans Mayor Mitchell Landrieu talks about the U.S. government’s moratorium on deepwater drilling. A federal judge denied a request by the government to delay an order that allows drilling to resume. (This is an excerpt of the full interview. Source: Bloomberg) Duration : 0:0:26