Eppy Livaccari // Photo by Jonathan Traviesa.

Part 4: White Flight

The neighborhoods along Saint Claude have been changing even before they were neighborhoods, but the upheaval known as White Flight, which began in the middle of the last century, drastically reorganized who lives where in New Orleans, and all over our country.

People in Part 4: Augusta Elmwood, Robert Elmwood, Steve Nuccio, John Andrews, Daniel Eaglin, Keith Weldon Medley, Ron McClain, Beth Butler, Kathy Hall, Eppy Livaccari

Music in Part 4: Four versions of “My Blue Heaven” by The Mills Brothers, Fats Domino, Oscar Peterson, and Marlene Dietrich; theme music by Greg Schatz

 

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