University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Louisiana Photographs, ca. 1885



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Louisiana
Title Louisiana Photographs, ca. 1885
Identification: 71-161
Extent 30 albumen stereographs
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Scope and Contents

Stereographs of New Orleans and vicinity, ca. 1885, include street scenes, buildings, levees, monuments, churches, a cemetery, river-front scenes, steamboats, cotton and sugar plantations and the New Orleans Battlefield. Publishers are S. T. Blessing, Mungier (both photographers in New Orleans) and Woodward and Albee (Rochester, New York). Arranged by subject.


Restrictions

No restrictions.


Index Terms

Subjects
S. T. Blessing--archives.
Chalmette Unit, Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve (La.)
Mungier--archives.
Woodward and Albee--archive.
Louisiana--History--Sources.
Mississippi River--Pictorial works.
New Orleans (La.)--History--Sources
Afro-Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans--Pictorial works.
Banks and banking--Louisiana--New Orleans-- Photographs.
Battlefields--Louisiana--Photographs.
Cemeteries--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs.
City and town life--Louisiana--New Orleans-- Photographs.
Cotton trade--Louisiana--Photographs
Historic buildings--Louisiana--New Orleans-- Photographs.
Ships--Louisiana--Photographs.
Steamboats--Louisiana--Photographs.
Stereograms--Louisiana.
Stevedores--Louisiana--Pictorial works.
Sugar trade--Louisiana--Photographs.
Unitarian Church buildings--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs.
Levees--Photographs.
Plantations--Photographs.
Monuments--Photographs.
Stereographs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Louisiana Photographs, ca. 1885, the Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory

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3S6 Photographs