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

LaBranche Buildings

 
 
LaBranche Buildings Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
1. LaBranche Buildings Marker
Inscription. On this site in 1734 stood the residence of François Fleuriau, Attorney General of the Superior Council of the French colony of Louisiana, a native of Rennes in Brittany. This building erected in 1840 as one of a group of eleven by Madame Melasie Trepagnier, widow of Jean Baptiste LaBranche, a planter of St. Charles Parish.
 
Erected 1969 by New Orleans Landmarks Commission.
 
Location. 29° 57.481′ N, 90° 3.864′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is at the intersection of Saint Peter Street and Royal Street on Saint Peter Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 627 Saint Peter Street, New Orleans LA 70116, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Faulkner House (a few steps from this marker); Thomas House (a few steps from this marker); Quartier General de la Garde Municipale (within shouting distance of this marker); Commagère – Mercier House (within shouting distance of this marker); Pedesclaux-Lemonnier House (within shouting distance of this marker); Victor David House
LaBranche Buildings Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
2. LaBranche Buildings Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Avart-Peretti House (within shouting distance of this marker); David Bannister Morgan (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The LaBranche Buildings image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, December 24, 2011
3. The LaBranche Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 8, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 519 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 8, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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