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Jan 14, 2010 - Louisiana architecture, a photo collection

This segment is a photo opportunity to display the Louisiana architecture. It is evident that both French and Spanish influence has created the styles during the 1800's. One of the best preserved historical neighbourhoods is found in the French Quarter and Garden district. The large sugar plantations owned by the affluent introduced the Victorian architecture to the south. Other styles from the simple Creole cottage made from "barge" board and batten exterior with metal roofs.. The American Townhouse, a two level structure where the wrought...

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