Ironwork: Gate detail 1100 Bourbon

at the Frances Benjamin Johnston house on Bourbon.  The 1940 era picture is from the Library of Congress archives and likely dates from soon after she purchased the property. She died in New Orleans in 1955.IMG_6900IMG_6902IMG_69033c20441v

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

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