041 - Bayou bridge

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Creator:McPherson & Oliver, No. 132 Canal Street, New Orleans
Title:041 - Bayou bridge

Site of bridge crossing Bayou St. John near the point Esplanade reached the Bayou. On the river side of the Bayou the New Orleans City Rail Road Co. operated the Esplanade and Bayou Bridge street car line beginning 01 June 1861. On the lake side of the Bayou the New Orleans City Rail Road Co. operated the Bayou Bridge and City Park street car line beginning Fall 1861. This second line was absorbed into the Esplanade line circa 1900. Street car information from, "The Streetcars of New Orleans: Louisiana - It's Street and Interurban Railways, vol. 2," by Louis C. Hennick and E. Harper Charlton. HE4487 L8 H4 v.2

Subjects:United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs | New Orleans (La.)--Photographs | Bayous--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs | Bridges--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs | McPherson, William D., photographer | McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
Collection:Marshall Dunham Photograph Album, circa 1861-1865.
Institution:LSU Libraries Special Collections
Contributors:LSU Libraries. Special Collections
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Louisiana State University Libraries, Special Collections ( http://www.lib.lsu.edu/special )

Marshall Dunham Photograph Album (Mss. 3241), Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections, LSU Libraries, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.

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Marshall Dunham Photograph Album



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