Louisiana Landmarks Society releases list of nine most endangered historic sites in New Orleans - R. Stephanie Bruno, The Advocate

Friday, May 29, 2015

The Louisiana Landmarks Society put out its annual list of the most endangered historic New Orleans sites on Thursday, including everything from private homes to an old railroad building and the city’s entire riverfront.

 

The aim of the list is to raise public awareness about historic resources and rally public will to save them from oblivion.

“This is a serious list that identifies historic sites that are threatened and may be lost,” said R. Stephen Chauvin, the society’s first vice president and chairman of the selection committee. “The list alone won’t save these sites; only the community can do that.” ...

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