About this Image
This brooch holds a photograph of Margaret Gaffney Haughery. Haughery, an Irish immigrant known as the “Mother of Orphans,” devoted her life to the care and feeding of the poor and hungry in nineteenth century New Orleans.
The Historic New Orleans Collection
||Gift of Mrs. William Francis Scheyd.
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