Hilda Phelps Hammond

HILDA PHELPS HAMMOND (1890–1951) met Olive Leonhardt through mutual friends at Newcomb, and they socialized in art salons, at Junior League events, and at marches for the suffrage movement in New Orleans. A graduate of Tulane University, Hammond organized the Women’s Committee of Louisiana and is remembered as an outspoken critic of Governor Huey P. Long.

Shaking Up Prohibition in New Orleans - Cover
Shaking Up Prohibition in New Orleans