Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division

Capture of New Orleans

Civil War Song - Song Sheet - Capture of New Orleans

The lyrics for “Capture of New Orleans,” a song popular during the Civil War. ZoomifyView »

Official drawing of the Louisiana State lottery

Louisiana State Lottery - Printed ephemera

Official drawing of the Louisiana State lottery. Single number class "M." drawn at New Orleans, Louisiana, on Tuesday, December 16th, 1890. ZoomifyView »

A protest against the ordinance of secession

Secession, a protest against secession - Printed ephemera - By James G. Taliaferro, 1861

James G. Taliaferro, delegate from Catahoula Parish, wrote this political broadside against the ordinance of secession passed by the Louisiana convention on January 26, 1861. ZoomifyView »