The NOLA DNA Project – a History of New Orleans in Newspapers
Have you ever been perusing Craigslist and come across something remarkable? Well, that’s exactly what happened to Joseph Makkos, my guest on today’s episode.
Joseph is a writer, a printer,a self-described media archaeologist, and thanks to that Craigslist ad, the founder and curator of the NOLA DNA project.
Join us as we discuss how one person’s love of all things print-related led to an amazing discovery of 30,000 newspapers from the golden age of New Orleans newsprint.
Check out some of these images from the NOLA DNA Project warehouse….
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Thanks to Joseph Makkos for inviting me in to explore the vast NOLA DNA collection!
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