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

700 South Peters

 
 
700 South Peters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 1, 2012
1. 700 South Peters Marker
Inscription.
Built in 1910-11 for the
Orleans Manufacturing Company.
This historic structure is
architecturally significant to
the Historic Warehouse District,
listed in the National Register
of Historic Places.

 
Location. 29° 56.757′ N, 90° 3.949′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker is on South Peters Street near Girod Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 700 South Peters Street, New Orleans LA 70130, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The 747 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Starting Point of the First Traditional New Orleans Mardi Gras Parade (approx. 0.2 miles away); Saint Patrick's Church (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Patrick's Church (approx. ¼ mile away); St. Patrick's (approx. ¼ mile away); Gálvez Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bank’s Arcade (approx. 0.3 miles away); Julia Row (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
 
Regarding 700 South Peters. ★ National Register of Historic Places:
Upper Central Business District ** (added 1990 - - #90001231)
Also known as See Also:77000674;76000970;74002250;74000936;83004190;740009
700 South Peters Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 1, 2012
2. 700 South Peters Marker
The marker is to the left of the entryway in this view.

♦ Roughly bounded by O'Keefe, Poydras, Convention Center Blvd., and the Expressway (B.R. 90) , New
Orleans
♦ Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
♦ Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
♦ Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Italianate, Greek Revival
♦ Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Architecture
♦ Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
♦ Owner: State , Local , Private
♦ Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
♦ Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
700 South Peters ... Reads across the top: Orleans Manufacturing Co. Inc. Since 1886 image. Click for full size.
By M.Brian Stroud, April 1, 2012
3. 700 South Peters ... Reads across the top: Orleans Manufacturing Co. Inc. Since 1886
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on April 11, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 501 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 13, 2012, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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