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New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

Original Pierre Maspero’s Slave Exchange

Est. – 1788

 
 
Original Pierre Maspero’s Slave Exchange Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
1. Original Pierre Maspero’s Slave Exchange Marker
Inscription. Within this historic structures slaves were sold and Andrew Jackson met with the Lafitte Brothers and planned the defense for the historic and epic Battle of New Orleans. At this monumental battle the British surrendered to American troops commanded by General Jackson.

American independence was finalized and General Jackson went on to become the seventh President of the United States of America.
 
Location. 29° 57.414′ N, 90° 4.025′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Chartres Street and Saint Louis Street on Chartres Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 438 Chartres Street, New Orleans LA 70130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Girod House (a few steps from this marker); Jack Teagarden (within shouting distance of this marker); Nicholas Bertoli Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Hermann – Grima House (within shouting distance of this marker); Tortorici’s (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Boimaré-Macarty House (about 300 feet away); Pecquet Building (about 300 feet away); The French Opera House (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in New Orleans.
 
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Original Pierre Maspero’s Slave Exchange Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
2. Original Pierre Maspero’s Slave Exchange Marker
 The Battle of New Orleans December 1814 - January 8, 1815. (Submitted on January 7, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
 
Categories. African AmericansWar of 1812
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 1,428 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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