Alexander Allison Photograph Collection
New Orleans Public Library

Residences--Miscellaneous

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Thumbnail Series Subseries Image # (click to view) Allison's Description Date Additional Description Original Location
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 1 Palmer Avenue--B. V. B. Dixon 1910-1930 1730 Palmer; home of Dr. Brandt V. B. Dixon, president of Newcomb College I 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 2 Rosa Park--Everett Place--Richmond Place 1905-1915
I 2
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 3 Rosa Park--Everett Place--Richmond Place 1905-1915
I 3
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 4 Rosa Park--Everett Place--Richmond Place 1905-1915
I 4
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 5 Rosa Park--Everett Place--Richmond Place 1905-1915
I 5
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 6 Rosa Park--Everett Place--Richmond Place 1905-1915
I 6
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 7 Rosa Park--Everett Place--Richmond Place 1905-1915
I 7
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 8 Plum Street--Short to Fern (Smith residence) 1910-1915
I 8
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 9 Broadway and Felicia (Waldo residence) 1905-1915 Felicia Street was renamed Benjamin Street in 1924 I 9
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 10 Broadway and Felicia (Waldo residence) 1905-1915
I 10
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 11 Lower side, Howard Avenue--Baronne Street to Dryades Street 1949
I 11
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 12 Lower side, Howard Avenue--Baronne Street to Dryades Street 1949
I 12
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 13 St. Charles Avenue at Josephine Street (upper-lake corner) 1949 Formerly Adler residence; later site of the Wohl Apartments II 3
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 14 St. Charles Avenue and Third Street (lower-lake side) 1910-1920
II 2
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 15 St. Charles Avenue and Foucher Street--Isidore Newman residence 1898 3607 St. Charles Avenue; demolished II 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 16 St. Charles Avenue near General Taylor Street (river side) 1915
II 5
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 16a St. Charles Avenue--Jackson Avenue to Philip Street--Whitney's 1910-1920 Whitney residence, since demolished II 4
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 17 St. Charles Avenue and Dufossat Street-- Mayer--F. B. Williams 1910-1920 Now the Milton Latter Memorial Library II 6
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 18 St. Charles Avenue and Dufossat Street (now Public Library) 1930
II 7
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 19 St. Charles Avenue and Arabella Street (upper-lake corner; gone) 1930
II 8
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 20 St. Charles Avenue looking up from State Street 1910
II 9
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 21 St. Charles Avenue and Palmer Avenue (lower-lake side) 1949 Actually not on that corner, but 6145 St. Charles Avenue II 10
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 22 St. Charles Avenue above Calhoun Street 1920-1930 Actually the upper-lake corner of St. Charles and Nashville Avenues (showing 5801 and 5807 St. Charles Avenue) II 11
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 23 St. Charles Avenue just below Loyola University 1910-1912
II 12
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 35 Bayou St. John--The "Old Customhouse" 1905-1915 Actually Our Lady of the Rosary Convent III 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 36 Bayou St. John--The "Old Customhouse" 1905-1915 Actually Our Lady of the Rosary Convent III 2
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 37 France and Chartres Streets, Olivier (now demolished) 1949
III 3
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 38 France and Chartres Streets, Olivier--later St. Mary's School 1949
III 4
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 39 Chartres Street at Bartholomew Street 1949
III 5
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 40 St. Charles Street--formerly Dr. E. S. Lewis 1952 Julia Street to St. Joseph Street; Negative missing--image scanned from the existing print III 6
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 41 Camp Street--St. Joseph Street towards Howard Avenue (Gallier) 1952 Friends of the Cabildo book says designed by Henry Howard; demolished III 7
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 41a Houses along the River, downtown, and in St. Bernard Parish 1900 Negative missing; image scanned from the existing print; appears to be the same house as # 42 and #48, so actually a house at the U.S. Naval Station in Algiers IV 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 42 House in U.S. Naval Station, Algiers--from downstream 1900 Print (inaccurately?): old house on River Road, probably in St. Bernard Parish IV 4
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 43 Houses along the River, downtown, and in St. Bernard Parish 1900 On print: Old house on River Road, probably in St. Bernard Parish IV 2b
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 44 Houses along the River, downtown, and in St. Bernard Parish 1905-1915 Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children home, North Peters Street near Jourdan Avenue IV 3
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 45 Houses along the River, downtown, and in St. Bernard Parish 1905-1915 Lebeau House, Arabi IV 5
Residences Miscellaneous Public Buildings 5 Old house near the sugar refinery 1940 Negative filed with Public Buildings; print with Residences--Miscellaneous (on print: old plantation house just below new refinery (Three Oaks)) IV 6
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 47 Houses along the River, downtown, and in St. Bernard Parish 1900 On print: Old house on River Road, probably in St. Bernard Parish IV 2a
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 48 House in U.S. Naval Station, Algiers--from upstream 1900
IV 7
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 49 Cistern screened against mosquitoes 1909
IV 8
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 50 Stanley House, Orange Street at Annunciation Street 1950 Later moved to Coliseum Square IV 9
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 51 A yard full of tree--Josephine and Camp Streets 1951
IV 10
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 52 Maple Street, corner Fern--Prague residence 1951
V 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 53 Maple Street, corner Burdette--Bryce residence 1951
V 2
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 54 Dryades Street, corner Soniat--Soniat residence 1951 5027 Dryades Street; Friends of the Cabildo book say NOT really Sonial-Dufossat home V 3
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 55 Magazine Street, corner Aline Street--Spencer residence 1951 3453 Magazine Street; demolished V 4
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous56 St. Charles Avenue, corner State Street--young palms 1915
V 5
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 57 St. Charles Avenue, corner State Street--old palms 1949
V 6
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 58 Lee Circle, upper river quarter 1910
V 7
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 59 Lee Circle, lower lake quarter--Dr. Meyer's 1910
V 8
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 60 University Place near Canal Street--Dr. Chaille 1910
V 9
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 61 Live Oak Place 1952 Mostly demolished for the New Orleans Street exit from I-610 V 10
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 62 1221 Orange Street near Coliseum Street--Coleman--Mrs. Coleman Moore 1952
V 11
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 63 1309 Orange Street, lower river corner with Coliseum Street 8/2/1952
V 12
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 64 1805 Coliseum Street, upper river corner with Felicity Street--formerly W. C. Flower, now deLesseps S. Morrison residence 8/2/1952 1805 Coliseum Street is the house in the background; the one in the foreground is 1326-1328 Felicity Street VI 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 65 Coliseum Street--Dr. Loeber's residence 8/2/1952 1629 Coliseum Street VI 2
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 66 Robert Street--near Carondelet Street towards Baronne Street 8/1952
VI 3
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 67 Annunciation Street--lake side, near Robin 1/1953 Robin is now Euterpe Street VI 4
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 68 Annunciation Street--river side, below Thalia 1/1953
VI 5
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 69 Twin "Steamboat Houses"--Egania and Douglass Streets 4/1953
VI 6
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 70 Egania Street, upper lake corner with Chartres Street 4/1953
VI 7
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 71 Sarpy Residence--634 Howard Avenue (Delord) 4/1953
VI 8
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 72 St. Charles Avenue--upper river quarter Lee Circle 4/1953
VI 9
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 73 St. Charles Avenue--lower lake corner with Philip Street 7/1953
VI 10
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 74 St. Charles Avenue--upper lake corner with Julia Street (General Butler's HQ) 1951 Former Campbell mansion VI 11
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 75 Annunciation Street corner Thalia Street--Old Solet [Saulet] House (Mercy Hospital) 1951
VI 12
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 76 Carondelet Street and Washington Avenue--upper lake corner (Harris) 3/1956
VII 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 77 Prytania Street and Jackson Avenue, lower lake corner (Maginnis) 4/14/1956
VII 2
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 78 Sarpy House (oldest house above Canal Street) 1/15/1957
VII 3
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 79 Sarpy House (634 Delord Street) 1/15/1957
VII 4
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 80 Coliseum Street, lake side, looking down from Felicity Street 1952 Negative missing; scanned from the existing print VIII 1
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 82 Annunciation Street, lake side, near Euterpe Street 1953 Negative missing; scanned from the existing print VIII 2
Residences Miscellaneous Residences--Miscellaneous 81 2134 St. Charles Avenue--Harmony Club 1950 Actually, not a residence; negative missing--scanned from the existing print VIII 3


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