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Algiers Point
(added 1978 - Orleans County - #78001428)
Also known as Algiers
Bounded by Mississippi River, Slidell St., and Atlantic Ave. , New Orleans
(2280 acres, 1626 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Broadmoor Historic District
(added 2003 - Orleans County - #03000519)
Rougly bounded by South Broad/Fountainebleau, Milan, S. Claiborne and Octavia , New Orleans
(1750 acres, 769 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Broadmoor Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2007 - Orleans County - #07000940)
Roughly bounded by Walmsley, S. White, Eden, and S. Jefferson Davis Pkwy , New Orleans
(350 acres, 171 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bywater Historic District
(added 1986 - Orleans County - #86000113)
Roughly bounded by the N. Claiborne Ave. and Urquhart St., Kentucky St., Mississippi River, and Montegut and Press Sts. , New Orleans
(2900 acres, 1785 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Carrollton Historic District
(added 1987 - Orleans County - #87001893)
Roughly bounded by Lowerline St., Mississippi River, Monticello Ave., & Earhart Blvd. , New Orleans
(9000 acres, 4332 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Carrollton Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2007 - Orleans County - #07000901)
Roughly bounded Claiborne, National Octavia, Grape and Lowerline , New Orleans
(1850 acres, 1022 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Central City Historic District
(added 1982 - Orleans County - #82002783)
Roughly bounded by Pontchartrain Expwy., Louisiana, St. Charles and Claiborne Aves. , New Orleans
(4750 acres, 3530 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Dillard University
(added 2003 - Orleans County - #03000202)
2601 Gentilly Blvd. , New Orleans
(230 acres, 8 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Esplanade Ridge Historic District
(added 1980 - Orleans County - #80001743)
U.S. 90 , New Orleans
(9200 acres, 3843 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling

Faubourg Marigny
(added 1974 - Orleans County - #74000930)
Roughly bounded by Mississippi River, Esplanade Ave., Marias St., and Montegut St. , New Orleans
(2615 acres, 47 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Marigny,Bernard
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Agriculture, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Garden District
(added 1971 - Orleans County - #71000358)
Bounded by Carondelet, Josephine, and Magazine Sts., and Louisiana Ave. , New Orleans
(2500 acres, 951 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Gentilly Terrace Historic District
(added 1999 - Orleans County - #99001358)
Roughly bounded by Spain, Mirabeau, Eastern, and Gentilly Blvd. , New Orleans
(1600 acres, 544 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling

Holy Cross Historic District
(added 1986 - Orleans County - #86002105)
Roughly bounded by Burgundy and Dauphine Sts., Delery St., the Mississippi River, and the Industrial Canal , New Orleans
(1600 acres, 634 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Bungalow/Craftsman, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Irish Channel Area Architectural District
(added 1976 - Orleans County - #76000967)
Roughly bounded by Jackson Ave., Aline and Magazine Sts., and the Mississippi River , New Orleans
(3040 acres, 2300 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Late Victorian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Jackson Barracks
(added 1976 - Orleans County - #76000969)
Also known as New Orleans Barracks Prior to 7 July 1866
6400 St. Claude Ave. , New Orleans
(280 acres, 48 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility
Current Function: Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lower Garden District
(added 1972 - Orleans County - #72000560)
Also known as See Also:Lower Garden District (Boundary Increase)
Roughly bounded by St. Charles Ave., Jackson St., Mississippi River, Annunciation, and Race Sts. , New Orleans
(4030 acres, 956 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Mid 19th Century Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lower Garden District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1990 - Orleans County - #90001128)
Also known as See Also:Lower Garden District
Roughly, S side of St. Charles Ave. between US 90 and Josephine St. and two parcels on S side of Annunciation St. , New Orleans
(145 acres, 47 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Magnolia Street Housing Project
(added 1999 - Orleans County - #99001038)
Also known as C.J. Peete Project
Roughly bounded by Washington Ave., La Salle St., Louisiana Ave., and Magnolia St. , New Orleans
(238 acres, 57 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Metairie Cemetery
(added 1991 - Orleans County - #91001780)
Jct. of I-10 and Metairie Rd. , New Orleans
(650 acres, 1 building, 1923 structures, 15 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Harrod,Benjamin Morgan
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Classical Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Mid-City Historic District
(added 1993 - Orleans County - #93001394)
Also known as Upper Canal Historic District;See Also:Criminal Courts Build
Roughly bounded by Derbigny St., Conti St., City Park Ave. and I-10 , New Orleans
(8500 acres, 3809 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Italianate, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

New Marigny Historic District
(added 1994 - Orleans County - #94001170)
Roughly bounded by St. Claude, St. Bernard, Tonti, and St. Ferdinand Sts. and I-10 , New Orleans
(5500 acres, 2760 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

New Orleans Lower Central Business District
(added 1991 - Orleans County - #91000825)
Also known as See Also:86002104;77000675;86001048;82002787;83000531;830005
Roughly bounded by Canal, Tchoupitoulas, Poydras, O'Keefe, Common and S. Saratoga , New Orleans
(720 acres, 251 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Classical Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

New Orleans Lower Central Business District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2006 - Orleans County - #06000110)
Approx. Rampart, Tulane, Loyola, Gravier, O'Keefe and Common , New Orleans
(50 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Benson, Reihl, Goldstein, Parham, Labouisse et. al.
Architectural Style: International Style
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education
Current Sub-function: Business, Library, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Parkview Historic District
(added 1995 - Orleans County - #95000675)
Also known as See Also:General Laundry Building;Saux, Jean Marie, Building
Roughly bounded by City Park Ave., Bayou St. John, Orleans, Rocheblave, Lafitte and St. Louis , New Orleans
(2630 acres, 1237 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

South Lakeview Historic District
(added 2002 - Orleans County - #02000465)
Bounded roughly by Navarre St., Gen. Diaz, Weiblen and Hawthorne Pl. , New Orleans
(240 acres, 146 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

St. Louis Cemetery No. 1
(added 1975 - Orleans County - #75000855)
Bounded by Basin, St. Louis, Conti, and Treme Sts. , New Orleans
(9 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Monsseaux,P.H., Foy,Florville
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture, Literature, Military, Religion
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Tulane University of Louisiana
(added 1978 - Orleans County - #78001433)
Also known as Tulane University
St. Charles Ave., S. Claiborne, Broadway, and Calhoun Sts. , New Orleans
(450 acres, 26 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Tudor Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Art, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Upper Central Business District
(added 1990 - Orleans County - #90001231)
Also known as See Also:77000674;76000970;74002250;74000936;83004190;740009
Roughly bounded by O'Keefe, Poydras, Convention Center Blvd., and the Expressway (B.R. 90) , New Orleans
(1790 acres, 437 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Museum, Warehouse

Upper Central Business District (Boundary Increase II)
(added 2008 - Orleans County - #08000755)
Roughly bounded by O'Keefe, Poydras, Convention Center Blvd., St. Rt. 90 and Howard Ave. , New Orleans
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Silverstein, Edward B., Freret and Wolf
Architectural Style: International Style, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Government, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Monument/Marker, Park, Post Office, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Museum, Park, Post Office, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Upper Central Business District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1993 - Orleans County - #93000831)
Also known as See Also:Upper Central Business District
Jct. of Howard and St. Charles Aves. and along O'Keefe Ave. and Poydras St. , New Orleans
(170 acres, 23 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Early Commercial, Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Warehouse

Uptown New Orleans Historic District
(added 1985 - Orleans County - #85001417)
Also known as See Also:78001430;80001740;82002782;79001074;77000673;820027
Roughly bounded by Louisiana, Claiborne, Lowerline and the Mississippi River , New Orleans
(22600 acres, 8744 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Vieux Carre Historic District
(added 1966 - Orleans County - #66000377)
Bounded by the Mississippi River, Rampart and Canal Sts., and Esplanade Ave. , New Orleans
(0 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Transportation, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Hotel, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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