OldWestNewWest.com: History & Travel Magazine

Wednesday
Nov 22nd
Text size
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size

Louisiana

Louisiana

New Orleans Falls, But the State Remains a Southern Lifeline

New Orleans Falls, But the State Remains a Southern LifelineThe next time you visit New Orleans' beautiful French Quarter, take a moment to drink a toast to Mayor John T. Monroe; if he hadn't given up the city to Union forces in 1862 without a shot being fired, much of the historic buildings you're seeing might not be there today.
Read more...
 
Civil War and the West
Banner
Banner
Banner