1930s home movies: French Quarter

….cars in Jackson Square, no gates around Cabildo or Presbytère entrances, Desire streetcar on Royal, but the rest is the same exact reality. That is thanks to preservationists like Martha Robinson and her neighbors a half century or more ago and for the small businesses that still want to serve the city center.

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About DW

New Orleans resident, writer, activist. Public market consultant.

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