Alexander Allison Photograph Collection
New Orleans Public Library

Mississippi River Bridge

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Thumbnail Series Subseries Image # (click to view) Allison's Description Date Additional Description Original Location
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 1

Location uncertain; this negative appears to be out of place
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 2 Thalia St. at river end 4/13/1956
I 4
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 3 Warehouses at Thalia St. end of Bridge 4/13/1956
I 3
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 4

South Claiborne overpass as seen from Earhart Boulevard; this negative appears to be out of place
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 5 Lower end of Prytania St. 12/22/1956
I 6
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 6 St. John's Church & School 12/22/1956
I 7
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 7 St. John's Church School--Dryades & Calliope 4/13/1956
I 2
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 8 St. Charles Ave. 6/13/1955 Looking down towards Lee Circle from Clio Street I 1
Mississippi River Bridge Before MRB 9 [Thalia St. at river end] 4/13/1956 If this is Allison's I 5 negative, his description is inaccurate; this actually shows the intersection of South Peters and Celeste Streets I 5
Mississippi River Bridge During construction MRB 10 Bridge piers near Thalia St. Wharf 4/13/1956
II 1
Mississippi River Bridge During construction MRB 11 A caisson nearly ready to be sunk 4/13/1956
II 2


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