An Amazing Vintage Photo Of Mardi Gras In New Orleans

Published April 29, 2014
Updated October 17, 2017
Published April 29, 2014
Updated October 17, 2017

Mardi Gras New Orleans 1938

Perhaps one of the only festivals in the world that overtly condones hedonism in the name of the Lord, a group of voluptuous men can be seen baring all to the camera–or as much as “all” would socially allow in the early 20th century–in 1938.

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