800 Barracks ironwork

a few examples of regular ironwork on gates on one block of the French Quarter. Richard Campanella, geographer has done research to show how ironwork becomes more elaborate the closer one lived to Jackson Square, and the Pontalba Apartments.
His books, Bienville’s Dilemna and Geographies of New Orleans, among others are must-haves for any student of the city.

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New Orleans resident, writer, activist. Public market consultant.

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