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La Pharmacie Francaise Museum

Date: 1960
Description: Reproduction of the apothecary shop owned by Louis Dufilho, the first licensed pharmacist in the United States. Louisiana pioneered in regulating the profe...
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Excursion Steamer Sidney on Mississippi River

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Description: The sternwheel excursion, Sidney, on the Mississippi River at New Orleans. All three decks are full of passengers. Later named "Washington."
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The Old Absinthe House

Date: September 15 1928
Description: Street scene featuring the Old Absinthe House, a famous New Orleans establishment in the city's French Quarter. The building was built in 1806 by Pedro Fro...
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Miles Orton Circus Personnel

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Description: Personnel of the old Miles Orton Circus outside a tent in their 1891-92 New Orleans' quarters.
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International Harvester New Orleans Twine Mill

Date: 1930
Description: International Harvester's New Orleans twine mill.
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The Catholic Cathedral in New Orleans

Date: 1859
Description: On an excursion to the South in November 1859, H√∂lzlhuber made the three-day trip on the steamboat Planet from St. Louis to New Orleans. In the harb...
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Slave from New Orleans

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Description: A carte-de-visite of a slave sitting with three children. The text at the bottom says "Learning is Wealth. Wilson, Charley, Rebecca, & Rosa. Slaves from Ne...
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New Orleans Street Scene

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Description: New Orleans street scene. Pedestrians can be seen on the sidewalks, and a streetcar can be seen in the distance. "Moskau Cabinet Works, door and window scr...
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View of the French Quarter

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Description: Royal Street view of the French Quarter. Store signs display, "The Model Store"; "Hats"; and "Peretti".
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Street Scene

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Description: Canal Street scene, New Orleans, Louisiana. Automobiles, streetcars and pedestrians can be seen in the busy street. Store sign reads: "Stein-Block LAZARD'S...
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View Down Canal Street

Date: 1906
Description: View down Canal Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. View is toward the lake from Camp/Chartres Streets. The first building on the right reads "May's Drug St...
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Bales of Cotton on the Wharf

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Description: View of the levee with bales of cotton on the wharf. Text on photograph reads: "On The Levee."
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Mississippi Steamer being Loaded at Wharf

Date: 1900
Description: View of the T.P. Leathers Steamer at dock. Men can be seen loading cargo onto the ship. Text on photograph reads: "A Mississippi Steamer."
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Southern Pacific Railroad Cars being Transferred across Mississippi River

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Description: View of Southern Pacific Railroad cars being transferred across the Mississippi River with a barge near New Orleans, Louisiana.
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Train on Ferry

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Description: View of a train on a ferry going across the Mississippi River near New Orleans, Louisiana.
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USS Illinois in Dry Dock

Date: 1901
Description: The USS Illinois in the largest floating dry dock in the world at the time, surrounded by rowboats in the foreground. The battleship was built at Ne...
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Lugger (Picayune) Landing

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Description: Lugger (Picayune) Landing with sailboats and fishing boats in New Orleans, Louisiana. Text on photograph reads: "Lugger [Picayue] Landing."
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New Orleans Composite

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Description: Composite of views showing the French market, sugar refinery and sugar sheds, fishing boats, steamer unloading bananas, and picking and cutting sugar cane...
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Old French Market

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Description: View of colonnade and French market in New Orleans, Louisiana. Pineapples and bananas can be seen hanging in stalls and in the foreground.
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New Orleans Composite

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Description: Composite of views of New Orleans, Louisiana, including French quarter, market, collonade, locksmith, and tin fix.

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