Levee at foot of Canal Street, New Orleans

Description (Brief):

dock filled with basket, donkey drawn wagons and stacks of burlap sacks; multiple steamships line dock in background with smokestacks visible; people on docks near steamships; photographer Theodore Lilienthal; cotton

Date Made: 1854-1894

Maker: Lilienthal, Theodore

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Louisiana, New Orleans

Subject: Steamships, Wagons, Donkeys

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Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2012.3033.0064Nonaccession Number: 2012.3033Catalog Number: 2012.3033.0064

Object Name: stereograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-70ac-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1852290

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