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

Edward A. Davis House

 
 
Edward A. Davis House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 25, 2011
1. Edward A. Davis House Marker
Inscription.  The Greek Revival design by architect William A. Freret was built for Edward A. Davis in 1859. Dr. and Mrs. Herman de Bachelle Seebold purchased the home in 1944 and donated the mansion, furnishings and art in 1965 to the Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association. This property is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
 
Erected by Women’s Guild of the New Orleans Opera Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 29° 55.852′ N, 90° 4.961′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Prytania Street and Second Street on Prytania Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2500 Prytania Street, New Orleans LA 70130, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gilmour – Parker House (within shouting distance of this marker); Adams – Jones House (within shouting distance of this marker); Bradish Johnson House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Colonel Short’s Villa
Edward A. Davis House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 25, 2011
2. Edward A. Davis House Marker
(about 600 feet away); The Manse (about 700 feet away); R.N. Girling’s “English Apothecary” (about 700 feet away); Maisonette Creole (about 800 feet away); Garden District (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
 
Edward A. Davis House image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 25, 2011
3. Edward A. Davis House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 12, 2017. It was originally submitted on January 11, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 645 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 11, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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