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Faulkner House

 
 
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By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
1. Faulkner House Marker
Inscription. Here in 1925 William Faulkner, Nobel Laureate, wrote his first novel “Soldiers Pay.

This building was erected in 1840 by the widow of Jean Baptiste LaBranche on a site formerly occupied by part of the yard and buildings of the French Colonial prison.
 
Erected 1978 by New Orleans Landmarks Commission.
 
Location. 29° 57.484′ N, 90° 3.852′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on Pirate Alley. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 624 Pirate Alley, New Orleans LA 70116, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Quartier General de la Garde Municipale (a few steps from this marker); LaBranche Buildings (a few steps from this marker); Thomas House (within shouting distance of this marker); David Bannister Morgan (within shouting distance of this marker); Commagère – Mercier House (within shouting distance of this marker); Victor David House (within shouting distance of this marker); Pedesclaux-Lemonnier House (within shouting distance of this marker); Avart-Peretti House (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in New Orleans.
 
Also see . . .
Faulkner House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
2. Faulkner House Marker
 William Faulkner - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 8, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 402 times since then and 11 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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