Tapping New Orlean’s Haunted History To Give Student Voices A Boost – GOOD Magazine Feature

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From the ghosts of tortured slaves at LaLaurie House in the French Quarter, to the spirits said to lurk in St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, New Orleans has a reputation as one of the most haunted places in the United States. But when the New Orleans Haunting Supply Company opens its doors in the 7th Ward later this year, it’ll be another reminder that the true spirit of the Big Easy has always been more than supernatural.

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