Louisiana Plantation Homes and Other Sites
Historical Southern Antebellum Plantations by Kimberly Rayborn
1. Louisiana and Mississippi Plantations
2. See Louisiana - an un-official / insiders guide to a Southern paradise
3. Louisiana Plantations and Plantation Tours - 49 web sites
4. Louisiana plantations, History, River Road Tour
5. Louisiana : plantation country
(3-94) Oak Alley
Plantation, 1839, SH-18 (River Road), Vacherie, LA. Site Marker: Built (1837-39) by Jacques T. Roman,
this fine example of Greek Revival architecture is famous for its alley
of 28 evenly spaced live oak trees, believed to be at least 100 years
older than "Big House"
(3-94) Beauregard House,
1833, Chalmette National Battlefield (1815 Battle of New Orleans). Named
for its last owner, Judge Rene Beauregard, son of Confederate general
P.G.T. Beauregard. The house was never associated with a plantation.
Confederate batteries which fired upon Farragut's fleet were located
nearby. The Mississippi River levee is in the background
(5-00) Bocage Plantation, 1801, River Road. Site Marker: Built in 1801 by Marius Pons Bringier as wedding gift for daughter Fanny, who married Christophe Columb, a French refugee. Remodeled by Architect James Dakin 1837. Restored by Dr. & Mrs. E. G. Kohlsdorf 1941. Bocage is presently being restored by the new owners.
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