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New Orleans native Caroline Gerdes may have recently moved to Washington, D.C., but she loves her hometown. So much so that she recently spent a year–with the help of a National Geographic grant–of her life working on an oral history project about the Ninth Ward, where her father grew up, to document the community‚Äôs rich history and culture–especially the edible aspects. Here are some of Caroline’s favorite things about the city she’s proud to call home.