Artist Boyd Cruise designed this program cover in 1952 for the seventeenth subscription concert of the New Orleans Philharmonic Symphony, showing images of buildings in the Vieux Carré, including the Paul Morphy House (Brennan's Restaurant), Madame John's Legacy, the Cabildo, the Old Absinthe House, the Louisiana State Bank, the Andrew Jackson Monument and other structures. The musical director was Alexander Hilsberg.
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