John R. Kemp

1922

As seen in this photograph by the renowned New Orleans photographer Arthur P. Bedou,...

1897

New Orleans is known for its magnificent architecture that ranges from classical Greek Revival,...

1895

The U.S. Custom House, that somber-looking four-story gray granite Modified Greek and Egyptian Revival...

1906

The late 18th and early 19th centuries was the era of canal building in...

1909

All aboard the Mandeville, Abita Springs, Covington motorcar express. Express by 1909 standards, that...

1909

Charcoal boats in New Basin Canal, 1906, Detroit Publishing Co., Library of Congress All aboard...

1929

The great New Orleans streetcar strike of 1929, which lasted more than four months,...

1901

On May 1, 1901, William McKinley, the nation’s 25th president, became the first sitting...

1904

Tucked away in a narrow point where Camp and Prytania streets meet in the...

1905

Seen in this 1905 photograph is the city’s famed Napoleon House, a historic French...

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