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Basin Street
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Basin St., looking north from Canal St.
Undated
Basin St., looking north from Iberville St., after improvements
February, 1955
[Photograph by "Cole" Coleman]
Basin St., looking south from St. Louis St., after improvements
February, 1955
[Photograph by "Cole" Coleman]
Basin St., looking north from Iberville St., before improvements
August, 1954
[Photograph by "Cole" Coleman]
Basin St., looking south from St. Louis St., before improvements
January, 1955
[Photograph by Leon Trice Photography, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
Basin St., looking north from Iberville St., before improvements
August, 1954
[Photograph by "Cole" Coleman]
Basin-Orleans conncection, intersection of Toulouse and Basin, before improvements
Undated
[Photograph by C.F. Weber Photography]
Basin St.-Orleans Ave. connection; houses being demolished
November, 1959
[Photograph by Jerry Bray, City Hall]
Basin St., widening, from St. Louis to Lafitte St.
March 7, 1954
[Photograph by Leon Trice, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
Basin St., looking south towards old Southern Railway Terminal Station
Undated
[Photograph by Leon Trice, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
Basin St., status of work, old Southern Railway Terminal, from downtown side
July 20, 1954
[Photograph by "Cole" Coleman, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
Basin St., looking north south from Iberville St., before improvements
August, 1954
[Photograph by "Cole" Coleman, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
Basin St., status of work, old Southern Railway Terminal, toward Municipal Auditorium
Caption on reverse: "Widening of Basin Street from Iberville to Orleans is underway in connection with the city's program of providing an expressway from the Union Passenger Terminal to the Municipal Auditorium. The street will be widened 11 feet on each side to provide double 44-foot roadways. The city is preparing to buy the old Southern railway station so that the block from Canal to Iberville can be similarly widened."
7/20/1954
[Photograph by "Cole" Coleman, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
Basin St., before improvements
August, 1954
[Photograph by Leon Trice, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
Basin St., looking south from Orleans Ave., before improvements
August, 1954
[Photograph by Leon Trice, for Public Relations Office, City Hall]
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