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A Load of Cotton Ready for Shipment

Cotton Industry - Photograph - “A Load of Cotton Ready for Shipment” by George Francois Mugnier

Turn-of-the-century image depicting a typical scene of a cotton industry laborer and equipment by George Francois Mugnier. ZoomifyView »

Baron de Carondelet

Carondelet, Francisco Luis Hector, baron de - Painting - Formal portrait

As governor of the Spanish colonies of Louisiana and West Florida from 1791 to 1797 the Barón de Carondelet undertook public projects to improve the city of New Orleans. ZoomifyView »

The Cabildo (detail view)

Cabildo - Photograph - Detail view by Frances Benjamin Johnston

This photo of the exterior view of arches and columns of the Cabildo in Jackson Square, New Orleans, was taken by Frances Benjamin Johnston for the Historic American Building Survey (HABS). View »

“Creole Woman of Color with Maid”

Creole Woman of Color with Maid - Painting - Watercolor by Edouard Marquis, c. 1867

Edouard Marquis painted antebellum-era Creole women as sympathetic and complex individuals. ZoomifyView »

Dix Note

Currency - Ephemera - $10 "Dix" Note, Banque Des Citoyens De La Louisiane

$10 “Dix” Note c.1860. Bank notes from the Banque Des Citoyens De La Louisiane were widely accepted until the Civil War. ZoomifyView »

Coulon, George David - Painting - Head and shoulders portrait by his daughter, Mary Elizabeth Emma Coulon

This 1890 portrait of Louisiana artist George David Coulon was painted by his daughter, Mary Elizabeth Emma Coulon. ZoomifyView »

George Washington Cable

Cable, George Washington - Photograph - Hand colored photograph c.1915

This hand-colored photograph of writer George Washington Cable was created about 1915. ZoomifyView »

Governor Baron de Carondelet

Carondelet, Francisco Luis Hector, baron de - Painting - Formal portrait

The Barón de Carondelet, as governor of the Spanish colonies of Louisiana and West Florida from 1791 to 1797, undertook public projects to improve the city of New Orleans. ZoomifyView »

Helois Cenas

Cenas, Helois - Painting - Portrait of author Helois Cenas.

Portrait of Helois Cenas with white hair. View »

“Mr. W. Kelly”

Coulon, George David - Painting - “Mr. W. Kelly”.

Portrait of Louisiana senator W. Kelly painted by George David Coulon in 1879. ZoomifyView »

Coulon, George David - Painting - "Portrait of a Girl"

Portrait of a Girl by George David Coulon. ZoomifyView »

George Washington Cable

Cable, George Washington - Photograph - Head and shoulders portrait c.1915

Author George Washington Cable in 1915. View »

George Washington Cable

Cable, George Washington - Photograph - Seated at desk, c.1898

Author George Washington Cable in 1898. ZoomifyView »

Portrait of Truman Capote

Capote, Truman - Photograph - 1948 portrait

Truman Capote at age twenty-four. ZoomifyView »

The Grandissimes: a Story of Creole Life

Cable, George Washington - Book Cover - “The Grandissimes: A Story of Creole Life”

George Washington Cable's first novel, published in 1880, explores New Orleans Creole society in the early 1800s. Cable wrote of his story, “It contained as plain a Protest against the times in which it was written as against the earlier times in which its scenes were set.” ZoomifyView »

Cable, George Washington - Book Cover - "Bonaventure, A Tale of Louisiana"

Cover of Louisiana author George Washington Cable's Bonaventure, A Tale of Louisiana. View »

Carte de la Nouvelle France et de la Louisiane Nouvellement decouverte

Carte de la Nouvelle France et de la Louisiane Nouvellement decouverte - Map - Pre-Colonial Louisiana, c.1683

The early French explorer Louis Hennepin created this map of the Louisiana territory in 1683. ZoomifyView »

Carte du Bassin Inferieur de la Riviere Rouge

Carte du Bassin Inferieur de la Riveriere Rouge - Map - French Colonial map of Louisiana c.1860

This map from R. Thomassy's Geologie Pratique de la Louisiane,, shows Fort St. Jean Baptiste and Presidio de Los Adaes near Natchitoches. It is based on a 1764 map by J. N. Bellin. ZoomifyView »

“Young Boy Holding a Rose”

Coulon, George David - Painting - “Young Boy Holding a Rose” c.1842

Young Boy Holding a Rose c.1842, by George David Coulon (1822-1904). The painting is the artist's second portrait. ZoomifyView »

Carte de la Louisiane Colonie Francaise avec le cours du fleuve St. Louis

Carte de la Louisiane Colonie Francaise avec le cours du fleuve St. Louis - Map - Map of North America

A French map of North America from 1775 entitled "Carte de la Louisiane Colonie Francaise avec le cours du fleuve St. Louis" ZoomifyView »