New Orleans Old Photos

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New Orleans circa Royal Street." Longtime residence of A. inch acetate negative by Frances Benjamin Johnston (This is actually 641 Barracks St at the corner of Royal. New Orleans Homes, New Orleans Louisiana, Louisiana Gumbo, Shorpy Historical Photos, Historical Pictures, New Orleans Architecture, New Orleans History, Louisiana History, New Orleans French Quarter

1301 Royal St., New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

1301 Royal St., New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana and other family and vintage photos from the past. Put faces to the names of your loved ones at AncientFaces.

10 Crucial Things New Orleans Had First Louisiana History, Louisiana Homes, New Orleans Louisiana, Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Photographs, New Orleans History, Places In America, Crescent City

New Orleans was the first place that validated the practice of prescription, and the painkillers were often custom blends of alcohol. America’s first officially licensed pharmacist was New Orleans-born Louis J. Dufilho, Jr., and his apothecary on 514 Chartes in the French Quarter (the country’s first legitimate one), is now the site of the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, which showcases vintage wares and boasts a killer courtyard.:

Fire department on Bourbon Dec 1919 attempting to extinguish the fire at the Cafe de l'Opera that eventually claimed the French Opera House. Battle Of New Orleans, New Orleans City, New Orleans Homes, City Elite, Bayou Country, New Orleans History, New Orleans French Quarter, French Colonial, Dere

Fire department on Bourbon Dec 4th 1919 attempting to extinguish the fire at the Cafe de l'Opera that eventually claimed the French Opera House.

Vintage NOLA history - Mule drawn streetcar drawn on N Claiborne Ave. August Seim driver, with police officer Gus Thurma; before 1899 New Orleans History, New Orleans City, New Orleans Louisiana, Slate Art, Louisiana History, Dere, History Photos, Historical Pictures, What Is Like

Mule drawn streetcar drawn on N Claiborne Ave. August Seim driver, with police officer Gus Thurma; before 1899