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French Colonial Louisiana

The period of French colonial control of Louisiana dates from 1682 to 1800. Read »

French Quarter Renaissance

In the 1920s, a bohemian scene emerged in the French Quarter of New Orleans that contributed to its preservation and revitalization as a tourist destination. Read »

Freret, James

Entry covers the life and work of New Orleans architect James Freret. Read »

Friedrichs Jr., George S.

SEE Buddy Friedrichs

Friedrichs, Buddy

New Orleans sailing champion Buddy Friedrichs won a gold medal in the 1968 Summer Olympics in the Dragon Class. Read »

Fuqua, Henry Luce

During his short term as governor from 1924 to 1926, Henry Luce Fuqua advocated increased levee and road construction in Louisiana as well as the expansion of Louisiana State University. Read »