New Orleans Buildings

 

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St. Charles Hotel
St. Charles Hotel

St. Charles St., New Orleans The 1st St. Charles Hotel was designed by James Gallier in 1835 and completed in 1837. The building burned in 1851.

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New Orleans CIty Hall "Gallier Hall"
New Orleans CIty Hall "Gallier Hall"

St. Charles St., New Orleans Designed by James Gallier, Sr. Construction began in 1845 and completed in 1850.

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University of Louisiana
University of Louisiana

Common St., New Orleans, La. Designed by James Dakin in 1842. Construction completed in 1848. Became Tulane University in 1884. Demolished.

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Tilton Hall, Tulane University
Tilton Hall, Tulane University

St. Charles Ave., New Orleans Built in 1901 as the Tilton Memorial Library. Designed by Andry and Bendernagel, architects.

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"Snug Harbor" Jazz Club
"Snug Harbor" Jazz Club

Frenchmen St., New Orleans "The classiest jazz club in New Orleans" located in a renovated 1800s storefront located in the Faubourg Marigny.

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Antoine's Restaurant
Antoine's Restaurant

St. Louis St., French Quarter, New Orleans Antoine's was established in 1840 and moved into the present building in 1868.

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Leeds Iron Foundry
Leeds Iron Foundry

Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans Constructed in 1852 as a warehouse for the foundry. Designed by Gallier, Turpin and Company.

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Williams Research Center, HNOC
Williams Research Center, HNOC

Chartres St., French Quarter Built in 1915 as the 2nd City Criminal Court. Designed by Edgar Christy, architect. Became the Williams Research Center in 1996.

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Dinwiddie Hall, Tulane University
Dinwiddie Hall, Tulane University

St. Charles Ave., New Orleans Built in 1923 as the New Science Building. Designed by Moise Goldstien & Assoc., architects.

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Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company
Liggett & Myers Tobacco Company

Magazine St., New Orleans Built in 1882 for S. Hernsheim Brothers as the La Belle Creole Cigar Factory.

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Parasol's Bar & Restaurant
Parasol's Bar & Restaurant

Opened in 1952 in the old corner store in the Irish Channel neighborhood.

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The Arrival of Rex - 1907
The Arrival of Rex - 1907

Canal St. & the River, New Orleans The Canal Street Ferry Building with the arrival of Kex (King of Carnival) on Lundi Gras.

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Joseph Merrick Jones Hall
Joseph Merrick Jones Hall

St. Charles Ave., New Orleans Built in 1941as the Howard Tilton Memorial Library. Designed by Moise Goldstein and Assoc. Tulane University

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St. Mary's Dominican College
St. Mary's Dominican College

St. Charles Ave., New Orleans The N.O. Female Dominican Academy was founded in 1861. Greenville Hall was built in 1882.

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Maple Leaf Bar
Maple Leaf Bar

Oak Street, Uptown New Orleans Houses in the Victorian Oak Street Store, and is one of the longest New Orleans music clubs. (opened in 1974)

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Edward McGhee Church
Edward McGhee Church

Carondelet St., New Orleans Built in 1851-1853 for the Methodist Episcopal Church. Became the Masons Scottish Rite Cathedral in 1906.

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Pat O'Briens
Pat O'Briens

St. Peter Street, French Quarter Pat O'Brien's was founded in 1933 and moved into the present 1791 building in the early 1940s.

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Richardson Memorial Hall
Richardson Memorial Hall

Canal St., New Orleans Designed by Thomas Sully, architect in 1893. Named for Tobias G. Richardson. In 1902, renamed Hutchinson Memorial. Demolished.

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Florville Foy
Florville Foy

North Rampart St., New Orleans Florville Foy, (a free man of color) marble cutter, sculptor and proprietor of the marble yard on Rampart.

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Orleans Cotton Press
Orleans Cotton Press

Front Street, New Orleans Built in 1833. Designed by Charles F. Zimple. Burned in 1844 and rebuilt without cupola. Now Demolished.

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St. Louis Hotel
St. Louis Hotel

St. Louis St., French Quarter Built in 1841, designed by J.N.B. dePouilly, architect. Became the State Capitol from 1875 to 1882. Demolished in 1915.

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Trinity Episcopal Church
Trinity Episcopal Church

Jackson Ave., New Orleans Built by George Purvis, architect-builder, in 1852-53. The tower was added in 1873 by Charles Hillger, architect.

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Tulane Hall, University of Louisiana
Tulane Hall, University of Louisiana

University Place, New Orleans Built in 1857 as the Mechanics Institute and designed by James Gallier, architect. Demolished to make way for the Gruenwald Hotel in 1908. (Roosevelt)

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Galatoire's
Galatoire's

Bourbon St., French Quarter Galatoire's was established in 1896. In 1905, they moved to this site, which was Victor's Restaurant.

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Southern Yacht Club
Southern Yacht Club

Lake Pontchartrain, New Orleans The 2nd Clubhouse built over the water in 1899. Enlarged in the 1920s and demolished in 1949.

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