The Battle of New Orleans: New Orleans as It Was in 1814-1815

The Battle of New Orleans: New Orleans as It Was in 1814-1815

by Leonard Huber

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The Battle of New Orleans: New Orleans as It Was in 1814-1815 by Leonard Huber

A description of New Orleans during the early nineteenth century. Beginning with Andrew Jackson's arrival in the city, this pictorial study examines New Orleans during the early nineteenth century. The book provides historical backgrounds for such locales as the Ursuline Convent, Charity House, the U.S. Custom House, and the French Market, among other sites.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781589809918
Publisher: Pelican Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/02/2011
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 1,306,567
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.30(d)

About the Author

Leonard V. Huber (1903-1984) was one of Louisiana's leading historians and experienced a lifetime's worth of Carnival and Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans and Mobile, Alabama. A businessman and an author, he was active in many local historical organizations around New Orleans and wrote many books and articles based on his experiences with Crescent City culture. He acted as president of the Louisiana Landmarks Society, Orleans Parish Landmarks Commission, and Keyes Foundation. He was also a founding member and a president of the Friends of Tulane Library, and the library holds this and other titles of Huber's.

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