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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteLafayette Square - New Orleans, LA

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The original route of the OST passed by Lafayette Square along St Charles Street on its way through New Orleans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/20/2016

last visited: 11/23/2018

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesLower Central Business District - New Orleans, LA

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This district, originally known as the American Quarter, covers most of downtown New Orleans. It's busy during the weekday, and virtually deserted at night and on weekends. The buildings are similar to downtown areas in any other American city.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/31/2008

last visited: 12/27/2014

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American Guide SeriesJohn McDonogh Monument - New Orleans, LA

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The John McDonogh monument faces the old city hall in Lafayette Square, New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/17/2020

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesOld City Hall - New Orleans, LA

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The Old City Hall, today the Gallier Hall, is a historic building located at 545 St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1974.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/16/2020

last visited: never

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Old Spanish Trail Auto RouteGallier Hall - New Orleans, LA

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Built in 1845–53, the Gallier Hall is a historic building located at 545 St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1974.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 3/25/2020

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesGallier Hall - New Orleans, LA

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This building was begun by James Gallier, Sr. as the headquarters for the council and governmental administration of the Second Municipality. By the time it was completed in 1853, New Orleans had been reunified. It became the City Hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 1/14/2007

last visited: 11/23/2018

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American Guide SeriesHenry Clay Monument - New Orleans, LA

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The Henry Clay monument stands in the center of Place Lafayette in New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/17/2020

last visited: never

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Louisiana Historical MarkersLafayette Square

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This marker tells the history of Lafayette Square, laid out in 1788 and named for the Marquis de Lafayette in 1825. One side of the marker is in French.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 1/15/2007

last visited: 11/23/2018

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American Guide SeriesLafayette Square - New Orleans, LA

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Lafayette Square, the American counterpart of the Creole Place d'Armes, features statues of Benjamin Franklin and Henry Clay, and is the place where free concerts are held in the spring.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Louisiana

date approved: 7/19/2010

last visited: 11/23/2018

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American Guide SeriesBenjamin Franklin Monument - New Orleans, LA

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The Benjamin Franklin monument faces Camp Street in Lafayette Square, New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/17/2020

last visited: never

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Exact ReplicasBenjamin Franklin Monument- New Orleans, LA

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The Benjamin Franklin monument faces Camp Street in Lafayette Square, New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/18/2020

last visited: never

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Benjamin FranklinBenjamin Franklin Statue at Lafayette Square - New Orleans, LA

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This statue of Benjamin Franklin is in a small but well used park in the financial section of New Orleans.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: Louisiana

date approved: 7/3/2008

last visited: 3/13/2015

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesU.S. Court of Appeals -- Fifth Circuit - New Orleans, LA

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Originally the U.S. Post Office and Courthouse, this Renaissance building with its column-filled facades was built in 1915 by Hale and Rogers. It now houses the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 1/14/2007

last visited: 9/7/2015

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesWhitney National Bank Building (Poydras Branch) - New Orleans, LA

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The former headquarters of the Metropolitan Bank, this Whitney branch contains a blindingly white banking hall.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 3/31/2007

last visited: 9/22/2010

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Signs of HistorySt. Patrick's Church - New Orleans, LA

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This Louisiana Historical Marker is mounted on the wall of St. Patrick's Church, a Roman Catholic church and parish located at 724 Camp Street in what is now the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/19/2020

last visited: never

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American Guide SeriesSt. Patrick's Church - New Orleans, LA

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St. Patrick's Church is a Roman Catholic church and parish located at 724 Camp Street in what is now the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/18/2020

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesSt. Patrick's Church - New Orleans, LA

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A Gothic church featuring a 190-foot tower, St. Patrick’s was the first English-speaking parish in New Orleans. The 1841 building has stained glass filling the panels of the sanctuary ceiling, spraying light down upon three beautiful oil paintings.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 1/14/2007

last visited: 3/17/2015

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American Guide SeriesLighthouse for the Blind - New Orleans, LA

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The lighthouse building is located at 743 Camp St in New Orleans, LA

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/21/2020

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesFactors Row and Thiberge Buildings - New Orleans, LA

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At one time, most of the commercial buildings in the American sector were Italianate. This continuous row of nine building is the longest grouping of Italianate commercial buildings in New Orleans, and one of the few still existing.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 3/5/2007

last visited: 12/22/2015

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesJulia Street Row - New Orleans, LA

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Thirteen cute brick row-houses built in 1833 by the New Orleans Building Company. These houses are an example of American urban residences in the mid-19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 1/14/2007

last visited: 12/27/2014

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsLe Pavilion Hotel - New Orleans, LA

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This gaudy hotel looks like a modern Vegas hotel, but it was actually built in 1907 with this neo-Classical design.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/30/2008

last visited: 3/10/2014

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Signs of HistoryBank of Louisiana - New Orleans, LA

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This Louisiana historical marker is mounted on the wall of the Bank of Louisiana is located at 300 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member denben

location: Louisiana

date approved: 4/25/2020

last visited: never

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesUpper Central Business District - New Orleans, LA

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This district is full of turn-of-the-century warehouses and industrial facilities. Many have been renovated into museums, hotels, restaurants, stores and galleries.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/31/2008

last visited: 12/28/2014

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NRHP Historic Districts - Contributing BuildingsLafayette Hotel - New Orleans, LA

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The 44-room Beaux-Arts Lafayette Hotel, overlooking Lafayette Square, was originally constructed in 1916.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 5/30/2008

last visited: 12/27/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesD'Aquin Brothers Warehouse - New Orleans, LA

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These stores were built for the D’Aquin brothers in 1844.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member JimmyEv

location: Louisiana

date approved: 1/14/2007

last visited: 9/22/2010

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