Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama  family photo

Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama

Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama ... show more

Mardi Gras, Mobile, Alabama
1 photograph : digital, TIFF file, color.
  • Mardi Gras began in Mobile, Alabama, in 1703, when it was a colony of French soldiers. Today, colorful beads and Moon Pies (two large cookies with marshmellow in between and covered with various flavors of chocolate) are thrown from the floats.
  • Title, date, subject note, and keywords provided by the photographer.
  • Credit line: The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.
  • Gift ; George F. Landegger ; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:090).
  • Forms part of the George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project in the Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
  • Highsmith (Carol M.) Archive
  • United States--Alabama--Mobile.
  • Mardi Gras.
  • Joe Cain.
  • Chief Slacabamorinico.
  • America.
  • Digital photographs--Color--2000-2010.
Highsmith, Carol M., 1946- Carol M. Highsmith Archive.
Highsmith, Carol M., 1946-, photographer

Write a comment
Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.