Bill Swan


This file appears in: The People of Gallatin Street
Bill Swan

This illustration of Bill Swan accompanied his obituary in the Times-Picayune on September 6, 1891. In the article he is remembered fondly as a brave fireman and upstanding citizen. What is not mentioned is his affiliation with the Live Oak Gang and the use of his saloons as a make-shift headquarters for the motley crew.

Courtesy of the Times-Picayune


This file appears in: The People of Gallatin Street