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Hogan Jazz Archive General Research Guide

A general overview of the Hogan Jazz Archive collection and other helpful research resources for the study of jazz and the musical culture of New Orleans.

Getting Started

What are archives?

Archives are non-current records of individuals, groups, institutions, and governments that contain information of enduring value. Archival repositories select, preserve and make available these records.

What will I find in the Hogan Jazz Archive?

The Hogan Jazz Archive is a renowned center for New Orleans jazz research. The collection includes oral histories, recorded music, photographs, films, manuscript collections, sheet music and orchestrations. It also maintains files of clippings and bibliographic references; books and periodicals; and discographies and encyclopedias.

Welcome

Members of the Young Tuxedo Brass Band at parade

Young Tuxedo Brass Band, Ralston Crawford Collection of Jazz Photography

 

WELCOME TO THE HOGAN JAZZ ARCHIVE RESEARCH GUIDE

This guide provides a general overview of our collections and other helpful research resources for the study of jazz and the musical culture of New Orleans. Please contact us with questions via email at raeburn@tulane.edu, by phone at (504) 865-5688 or in person in room 304, Jones Hall.

We are open to the public Monday through Friday, 9am-5pm.

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