Condensed History of New Orleans
America's Most Interesting City
by R.C. Duncan
Garrett County Press Digital Edition
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This anonymous tourist pamphlet written at the beginning of the 20th century covers the culture, history, architecture and romance of New Orleans, Louisiana. Although written in the 1920s or 30s the guide is remarkably useful. Covers Jackson Square, Pontalba Buildings, St. Louis Cathedral, Napoleon, Jean and Pierre Lafitte, Ursuline Convent, the Lalaurie Haunted Mansion, City Park and John McDonogh.