The Majesty of New Orleans by by Lee Malone, Paul Malone

By by Lee Malone, Paul Malone

New Orleans is many stuff to its many viewers. whatever the cause of their visits to the Crescent urban, one function that viewers regularly search out is its designated structure. This newest collaboration by way of husband-and-wife workforce Paul and Lee Malone takes readers on a travel of the best structure, ironwork, patios, and courtyards of latest Orleans, a spot the authors describe as «a urban of eye-catching contrasts.» within the Majesty of recent Orleans, the Malones have captured in complete colour the highlights and mystery fantastic thing about New Orleans at its top. The books mixture of historical past and images introduces readers to such sights because the Cabildo, Gallier residence, The court docket of 2 Sisters, and Napoleon condominium. outdoors the Vieux Carre are the St. Louis Cemetery number one, Metairie Cemetery, lengthy Vue Gardens, and the Marks Isaacs residence. Paul and Lee Malone have produced 3 different good-looking books: Louisiana Plantation houses: A go back to beauty, The Majesty of the River highway, and The Majesty of the Felicianas . In each one, Paul has supplied the lovely images of interiors and exteriors, and Lee has written the historic history. As of their past books, the authors rfile historical websites and landmarks in what are certain to be probably the most breathtaking New Orleans photos in life.

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Upper Pontalba Building Gallier. Sr.. 1 tor Pontalba. in Micaela who was Almonester It was designed noted architect, and \ built Mmonestei In b\ lames Samuel Baroness de Don Andres the daughter of Roxas. Construction was completed 1850. The Upper Pontalba and its twin, Lower the Pontalba. face each other across lackson Square and are belie\ed to be the first apartment buildings in America. This structure is now owned bv the city government. Lower Pontalba Building lackson Square The Lower Pontalba Building was erected Almonester, Baroness de Pontalba, Micaela 1850-51 .

1927 William Ratcliffe Irby bequeathed for in its twin, the In toric structure to the Louisiana State this his- Museum. Pa ** •-iQrnxu; Rillieux-Waldhorn House 343 Royal Street Killieux-Waldhorn House was completed at the of the eighteenth century for Vincent Rillieux, end New Orleans merchant and great-grandfather of Edgar Degas, the noted French artist. The design of the house is attributed to Barthelemy Lafon. The wrought-iron balconies of the building are notable examples of Spanish colonial craftsmanship.

The Poydras Street entrance to River- interest. — The French Market Farmers' Market. Decatur Stop #3 — The French Market and Stop Stop The historic Warehouse Distric t. Cabildo, the Presbytere, and the Steam- boat Natchez. Stop #5 — Woldenberg Riverfront Park and the Aquarium of the Americas. 48 I Sightseeing ships sight docked at Canal Street are a familiar along the riverfront. The huge, fascinating, recently Americas on Canal Street at the built Aquarium oi the riverfront. View of buildings along the Mississippi River at Canal ^ Street.

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