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Frenchmen, Desire, Good Children, and other streets of New Orleans

John Churchill Chase

Frenchmen, Desire, Good Children, and other streets of New Orleans

in words and pictures

by John Churchill Chase

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Published by R.L. Crager in New Orleans .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Streets -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.,
  • New Orleans (La.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John Chase.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF379.N5 C44
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 246 p.
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22901420M
    LC Control Number49048566

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