Canal Street Ferry, Louise, 1878


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Canal Street Ferry, Louise, 1878

Ferries have been in regular service in New Orleans since 1827, when Auguste Coycault and Bazile Gosselin were granted the first leases to operate ferry service.

The Louise steam ferry operated between 1867 and 1879.




Image, Captain Fred Way, Jr., Leonard V. Huber, Collection


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