Pontchartrain Beach Seawall after reclamation


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Pontchartrain Beach Seawall after reclamation

This view shows the same area transformed into a modern amusement park. Shown here are the WPA-built bathing beach, bath house under construction, one of two powerful lights for night swimming, and a life guard tower.

Notice Milneburg lighthouse on the right side of the photograph.

Courtesy of Louisiana Division/City Archives, New Orleans Public Library


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