To the curious and nostalgic at heart...Welcome!
As we all know, New Orleans has a history as rich and long as the great Mississippi River. If you've ever wondered how that history connects with your daily life - who has walked your daily route perhaps, or who has lived in your house - then you have come to the right place. Living History New Orleans is an independent research firm that specializes in writing personalized histories of the people, places, and organizations of New Orleans.
"How does Living History New Orleans work?"
Independent historical researchers are available to uncover and write your special piece of New Orleans history. If you have a property, individual, community, organization, business or neighborhood that you would like to know more about, we will research that topic for you. All our research is done with primary documents. That means the real deal - no phony, faux history here! We utilize original newspapers, city directories, court documents, public records, census surveys, family papers, real estate records, notary papers, original photographs, artwork, advertisements, leaflets and drawings to tell your real New Orleans story. Click here to find out more about our researchers. For information about our rates, click here.
"How do I get started?"
We welcome the opportunity to discuss your topic of interest in detail. We will then give you a project estimate and a customized research package. To schedule a free consultation, or to simply find out more about out services, please give us a call or fill out our Contact Form. Thank you for visiting!
Living History New Orleans