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Chartres Street
New Orleans, Louisiana


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The Louisiana Supreme Court Building

The Louisiana Supreme Court Building

Though built in 1910 this was until recently known as the New Courthouse. It is faced with white marble and terracotta, and anywhere else it might look quite elegant, but just doesn't look right among the distinctive buildings of the French Quarter.

Chartres Street in the French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date photographed: November 12, 2015
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Pirates Alley and William Faulkner's house

Pirates Alley and William Faulkner's house

William Faulkner lived here in Pirate's Alley in 1924. It is a quiet pedestrian-only street between the Cabildo and the cathedral, just off Jackson Square. The historic building has been preserved as Faulkner House Books.

Pirate's Alley, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date photographed: November 14, 2015
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Chartes at Madison Streets in the French Quarter

Chartes at Madison Streets in the French Quarter

A mule-drawn carriage and three story buidlings with distinctive cast-iron balcony railings - a classic image of the French Quarter in New Orleans.

Chartres Street in the French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date photographed: November 12, 2015
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The Old Ursuline Convent in the French Quarter

The Old Ursuline Convent in the French Quarter

Dating from 1752, this building has a classical simplicity of form. It is said to be the oldest building in the Mississippi Valley. When the nuns moved out in 1824 it became the Bishop's palace, and now it is a museum.

Chartres Street in the French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date photographed: November 12, 2015
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A quiet block in the French Quarter

A quiet block in the French Quarter

On the corner of Barracks and Chartres Streets, simple cottages, two story row houses with balconies, and a substantial four story apartment building.

Chartres Street in the French Quarter, New Orleans, Louisiana

Date photographed: November 12, 2015
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