[Dixielandjazz] Exhibiton of the Storyville photos of E. J. Bellocq

David W. Littlefield dwlit@cpcug.org
Tue, 18 Jun 2002 10:03:48 -0400

There was a soundtrack LP--mix of ragtime, and as I recall, some jazzy stuff.
Haven't listened to it in ages...

At 08:45 AM 6/18/2002 -0400, thodgson wrote:
>-----Original Message-----
>From: brian.harvey5 <brian.harvey5@ntlworld.com>
>>>E.J. Bellocq's wonderful photos of the 'working' girls of New Orleans
>>>Storyville district have rightly become famous
>Thanks for your report on this London exhibition.  I am sorry I cannot
>I have a good book on Bellocq's work,  "Storyville Portraits", published by
>the Museum of Modern Art, NY.  There is also a movie based loosely on him
>and his work: "Pretty Baby".  It was banned in Ontario (not in Quebec).
>Maybe it's available in video in England.  If I remember correctly, there is
>no jazz content, however, it does give a good period portrait (no pun
>intended) of NO around 1912.
>Trevor Hodgson
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