Research Resources

Carnival Museum Bibliography

A History of the Strikers 1852- America's Oldest Mystic Society;  1997. 
Carnival, American Style; Samuel Kinser; University of Chicgo Press;  1990. 

Carnival Panorama — New Orleans, Mardi Gras Medals and Krewes 1884-1965; Gruen-Ugan; Anderson Publications; 1966. 
Chasning the Devil Around the Stump; Julian Lee Rayford. 

Coasting Through Mardi Gras; Edwards, Goodloe, Wilson; 1996. 

Felix- King of Mardi Gras; Mary Donald Sheldon; 1992. 

Hardy's Mardi Gras in New Orleans; Arthur Hardy; 2001. 

If I Ever Cease to Love — One Hundred Years of Rex 1872-1971; Charles Dufour/Lenoard Huber; 1971. 

It's An Old New Orleans Custom; Lura Robinson; 1948. 

Let the Good Times Roll; Emily Staples Hearin; 1991 

Lords of Misrule; James Gill; Mississippi Press; 1997. 

Marched the Day God: The History of the Rex Organization; Errol LaBorde; 1995 

Mardi Gras — A History — How It Started in Europe and How It Came to America; Victor Stanton; 2005. 

Mardi Gras — A Pictorial History of Carnival in New Orleans; Leonard V. Huber; Pelican Publishing Company; 1997. 

Mardi Gras...As it Was; Robert Tallant; Pelican Press; 1989 

Mardi Gras and Bacchus; Tassin; 1994. 

Mardi Gras — New Orleans; Henri Schindler; Flammarion; Paris; 1997. 

Mardi Gras in Mobile — A Chronicle of Black Participation; Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association (MAMGA). 

Mardi Gras Treasurers: Costumes of the Golden Ages; Henri Schindler; Pelican Press; 2002. 

Mardi Gras Treasurers: Float Designs of the Golden Age; Henri Schindler; 2001 

Mardi Gras Treasurers: Invitations of the Golden Age; Henri Schindler; Pelican Press; 2000. 

Mobile — A Gulf Coast Treasure; Jean Marie McDonnell; 1994. 

Mobile, Mobilians and Southern Ways; Joseph Sackett; 2002. 

New Orleans; Carol Flack; 1994. 

New Orleans Unmasked; S. Frederick; 1985. 

Our Book of State — The History of the Order of Myths; 1967. 

She Walks in Beauty Like the Night; Emily Staples Hearin & Katherine DeCelle. 

The Athelstan Club — An Enduring Legacy; Bradley Goodyear Smith; Susanne Robinson Onstad & Barbara Ann Guthans; 1979. 

The Infant Mystics — The First 100 Years; Caldwell Delaney & Cornelia McDuffie Turner; 1968. 

The Mistick Krewe: Chronicles of Comus and his Kin; Perry Young; 1931; 1972. 

Without Malice — the 100th Anniversary of the Comic Cowboys; Samuel Eichols; RE Publications; 1989. 
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