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Marguerite Dooley [New Orleans, Louisiana, United States]

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Miss May Clarke [St. Joseph, Missouri, United States]

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In many of the old homes in the Vieux Carre, huge fan windows like this one, the finest in the city, can still be found. Claiborne, the first American Governor of the territory of Orleans, was nominated on Friday, October 5, 1804. In 1812 the territory of Orleans became the present state of Louisiana.

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The flower boxes are lovely. Weather is fine. The trip down was good – crowded – hot, not too bad. Marguerite Dooley

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New Orleans (Louisiana), Historic Sites, French Quarter (New Orleans, Louisiana), Vieux Carre (New Orleans, Lousiana), William C.C. Claiborne (1775-1817)

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