Gallier City Hall (Unidentified)

Description: Frances Benjamin Johnston took this photo of Gallier Hall on St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans. The building was designed by, and named after, architect James Gallier, Sr. Completed in 1851, Gallier Hall was the scene of New Orleans’s surrender to Union forces during the Civil War.

Courtesy of Louisiana State Museum

Collection: Frances B. Johnston Photograph Collection

Identifier: 1981.132.159

Copyright: Copyrighted

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