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Seven Oaks Plantation, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. This photo was taken in The historic mansion was the home of descendants of one of New Orleans’ first settlers,Michel Seringue, who was the contractor who built the first St. Louis Church and the Abandoned Property, Old Abandoned Houses, Abandoned Castles, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Old Houses, Haunted Houses, Abandoned Plantations, Louisiana Plantations

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Seven Oaks Plantation, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. This photo was taken in 1923. The historic mansion was the home of descendants of one of New Orleans' first settlers,Michel Seringue, who was the contractor who built the first St. Louis Church and the first Ursuline Convent, both in the 1720's.

Seven Oaks Plantation, was across the Miss. river from New Orleans Audubon Zoo in the Westwego community. Built ca. it was once one of the greatest sugar plantations along River Road. Occupied by both Confederate & Union troops during the Civil War. Abandoned Plantations, Louisiana Plantations, Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Mansion For Sale, Old Southern Homes, Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, Plantation Houses

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"The home changed hands several times after Camille's death and, in 1912, was sold to the Missouri Pacific Railroad, who owned it at the time of the survey. The report goes on to say: "It is tragic that this fine house is being allowed to fall into decay." [Side view, showing the plantation's cistern, ca. early 1930's.]

Seven Oaks plantation in Kenner Louisiana circa 1970 :: State Library of Louisiana Historic Photograph Collection Old Mansions, Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Houses, Abandoned Places, Old Houses, Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, Southern Homes, Plantation Houses

Seven Oaks 1970

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vintagenola: “Three Oaks Plantation - 1948 Photo by Alexander Allison ” Greek Revival Architecture, Southern Architecture, Types Of Architecture, Abandoned Plantations, Louisiana Plantations, Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, New Orleans History, Three Oaks

Vintage New Orleans

I was born & raised in New Orleans but currently reside in Texas. My blog is historical & vintage photos of my home town, New Orleans.

Historical Southern Antebellum Plantations - Ashland-Belle Helene c. Privately owned Old Southern Plantations, Southern Plantation Homes, Louisiana Plantations, Southern Mansions, Southern Homes, Plantation Houses, Southern Comfort, Country Homes, Southern Charm

Walker Evans | [Belle Helene Plantation with Uprooted Tree on Lawn in Foreground, Louisiana] | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Ashland-Belle Helene Plantation Construction on the house began in and completed by It was first named "Ashland" after U. statesman Henry Clay's plantation in Kentucky. In March the estate sold to George B. Reuss, an Ascension Parish planter. Southern Mansions, Southern Homes, Southern Style, Simply Southern, Southern Living, Gothic Revival Architecture, Southern Architecture, Ascension Parish, Louisiana Plantations

Ashland-Belle Helene Plantation - Know Louisiana

Perhaps more than any other plantation house, Ashland-Belle Helene epitomizes the popular image of the grand Greek Revival southern mansion.

Seven Oaks Plantation, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. This photo was taken in The historic mansion was the home of descendants of one of New Orleans’ first settlers,Michel Seringue, who was the contractor who built the first St. Louis Church and the Abandoned Property, Old Abandoned Houses, Abandoned Castles, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Old Houses, Haunted Houses, Abandoned Plantations, Louisiana Plantations

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Seven Oaks Plantation, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana. This photo was taken in 1923. The historic mansion was the home of descendants of one of New Orleans' first settlers,Michel Seringue, who was the contractor who built the first St. Louis Church and the first Ursuline Convent, both in the 1720's.

Seven Oaks Plantation, was across the Miss. river from New Orleans Audubon Zoo in the Westwego community. Built ca. it was once one of the greatest sugar plantations along River Road. Occupied by both Confederate & Union troops during the Civil War. Abandoned Plantations, Louisiana Plantations, Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Mansion For Sale, Old Southern Homes, Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, Plantation Houses

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"The home changed hands several times after Camille's death and, in 1912, was sold to the Missouri Pacific Railroad, who owned it at the time of the survey. The report goes on to say: "It is tragic that this fine house is being allowed to fall into decay." [Side view, showing the plantation's cistern, ca. early 1930's.]

Seven Oaks plantation in Kenner Louisiana circa 1970 :: State Library of Louisiana Historic Photograph Collection Old Mansions, Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Houses, Abandoned Places, Old Houses, Southern Plantation Homes, Southern Mansions, Southern Homes, Plantation Houses

Seven Oaks 1970

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What is now regarded as one of the greatest real estate deals in history, the Louisiana Purchase occurred in Lead by Thomas Jefferson, the President of the United States. Study History, History Education, History Teachers, Teaching History, Us History, History Facts, American History, 4th Grade Social Studies, Social Studies Classroom

Infographic: The Louisiana Purchase - Kids Discover

What is now regarded as one of the greatest real estate deals in history, the Louisiana Purchase occurred in 1803. Lead by Thomas Jefferson, the 3rd President of the United

The decaying portico of Belle Grove, a Greek Revival mansion of 75 rooms in Iberville Parish, Louisiana, Built in 1857 by John Andrews, it was reputedly the largest plantation home in the South. Abandoned Plantations, Louisiana Plantations, Abandoned Mansions, Old Buildings, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Library, Abandoned Castles, Residence Architecture

Belle Grove: 1938 high-resolution photo

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