Human remains are found inside H.L. Hunley
The submarine, which fought for the confederacy in the US civil war, was sunk near North Charleston, South Carolina, in 1864. Scientists have spent 17 years restoring it.
New Orleans Attractions Guide
New Orleans attractions are endless. Take a haunted tour through the cemeteries, spend the day in a park, ride in a street car and much more.
Visit Baton Rouge Louisiana to experience the capital city of Louisiana. Discover things to do in Baton Rouge, visit museums, the state capitol, Louisiana State University, festivals and more.
Antebellum New Orleans Photography-a pictoral history
history of antebellum photography in new orleans, including old photographs, confederate soldier images and landscapes
In the hurricane of September, 1947, the 17th Street canal breached on the Jefferson Parish side about a mile inland from Lake Pontchartrain, and flooded Bucktown. In the bottom of the photo is the canal. From the New Orleans Public Library site, www.nutrias.org.