Richard Campanella
Shown below is 1 of 37 pairs of then-and-now photographs of historic New Orleans, dating from the 1840s to the 1990s. See if you recognize their locations (some are difficult!). Want to see more? Please check out my 1999 book, New Orleans Then and Now.

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“…exhaustively researched and documented…illuminates the Louisiana connection with one of the nation’s greatest presidents and how it shaped his views and actions.... [Campanella has] produc[ed] excellent New Orleans studies in recent years that will be cited for decades to come.”

—--The Historic New Orleans Collection, in awarding Williams Prize to 'Lincoln in New Orleans',

Featured Books

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Geographies of New Orleans
Urban Fabrics Before The Storm
The Photojournalism of Del Hall
New Orleans and Beyond, 1950s-2000s
Bourbon Street
A History
Lost New Orleans
Released May 1, 2015 from Pavilion Books, London
Cityscapes of New Orleans