New Orleans

Sort By:
Decent Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Amazing Essays
Best Essays
    Page 1 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Good Essays

    History Of New Orleans

    • 572 Words
    • 3 Pages

    New Orleans, LA is not just known for the famous tourist attraction, it is also known for the music lover people of this area. The traditions of various types of music are practiced for generations here. New Orleans is famous for its traditional love for jazz music. In fact, this is the birthplace of jazz music. The original music evolves and creates some different kind of jazz, which just the tribute for the original creators. Today, we discuss that. A Little history: New Orleans music has some African music style’s influence. The roots or the music can be traced back to Congo Square in New Orleans in 1835, where the local people play music and also dance on that music on Sunday’s gathering.The jazz music did not become popular until 1910.…

    • 572 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    New Orleans Essay

    • 556 Words
    • 3 Pages

    The New Orleans is a Louisiana city beside the Mississippi River, near the Gulf of Mexico. The Nickname for New Orleans is Big Easy. New Orleans is named after the Duke of Orleans, who reigned as Regent for Louis XV from 1715 to 1723. Beginning of the Morrison's administration, and for the entirety of Schiro's, the city was a center of the Civil Rights Movement. In 2005 New Orleans was catastrophically hit by the Hurricane Katrina like other places of USA. In this sad event more than 1,500…

    • 556 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    New Orleans Scandal

    • 1768 Words
    • 8 Pages

    Introduction New Orleans, Louisiana was awarded its first National Football League franchise on November 1, 1966. The franchise became the 16th team in the National Football League and was named the Saints due to the fact that the birthday of the franchise falls on the Roman Catholic Church’s All Saints Day; widely appropriate considering New Orleans is predominately a Catholic city. The city of New Orleans and its beloved franchise has had to deal with some of the most adverse situations…

    • 1768 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    Growing Up In New Orleans

    • 1402 Words
    • 6 Pages

    to Virginia in the 7th grade, we resided in Louisiana for about 7 years. We would travel to New Orleans very often for various sporting events that my siblings and I would participate in or we would go to watch the New Orleans Saints or the New Orleans Pelicans play. New Orleans has so much to offer that for all ages. Many people may think that New Orleans is only for adults but there are some kid-friendly things to do. Other than the crime in New Orleans, is not terrible city. The crime…

    • 1402 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    For this forum I will select my city law enforcement agency which is the New Orleans Police Department or better known as the N.O.P.D.. The history of the N.O.P.D. Dates back all the way to the 1790 's and even though during that time the agency had a different name (Guard Deville or City Watch) it was created by the Spanish Colonial Governor Baron de Carondelet due to the high crime level, and to help the military fight against crime (Sinclair). The N.O.P.D. Started very small by 1817 it only…

    • 870 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    New Orleans Research Paper

    • 1400 Words
    • 6 Pages

    “The “Queen of the South,” New Orleans is a city whose prosperity can be directly attributed to the Mississippi River. As a gateway to America, it has thrived as a shipping and commercial center, contributing to the industrialization of the United States from its early days to the present,” (“New Orleans” 230). New Orleans is located in the southern region of the United States, and it borders the states of MIssissippi, Texas, and Arkansas. New Orleans has many geographical features that are…

    • 1400 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    BEFORE THE STORM: On August 23, meteorologists examined hurricane Katrina on a radar and realized that a major storm was nearing. Quickly after finding this out, they informed many people in the gulf states about what was coming there way. New Orleans knew that they were at great risk for the most damage. Even though, some of the city rests above sea level, the normal elevation is six feet below sea level. Plus, to add to the lists of downfalls, New Orleans is almost fully locked in by…

    • 1262 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    Essay On New Orleans City

    • 757 Words
    • 4 Pages

    The reason I chose to write about New Orleans city is that I wanted to learn more about it and about its infrastructure and the reasons made it vulnerable and what caused hurricane Katrina to destroy the city. Also, I found it interesting how the city recovered after hurricane Katrina so I wanted to know more about its economy and its current plans and future plans for re-engineering and rebuilding the city. What, if anything, makes this city vulnerable with regard to climate change? I…

    • 757 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Amazing Essays

    With a vast variety of flourishing tourist attractions, New Orleans was a lively city located in the state of Louisiana, and neighbors Mississippi. Although there had been widespread natural disasters in the past, nothing could compare to the unforgettable tragedy of Hurricane Katrina. This devastating topic was chosen to be written about because of my fascination of such natural disasters, and admiration for people. My aspirations to become involved in the field of psychology in the future…

    • 1504 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Amazing Essays
  • Better Essays

    Poverty In New Orleans Aristotle, a Greek philosopher, once stated, “Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.” Nowadays, poverty exists all over the world. There are people living under bridges, people willing to do anything to provide for their families, and people constantly dying because no one will help. Many people don’t realize that there are causes and solutions to poverty. In New Orleans, African Americans suffer the most from poverty. New Orleans has a high rate of poverty because…

    • 922 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Previous
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 50