Chalmette Unit of Jean Lafitte National Historical Park Historic District

Also known as: Chalmette National Historical Park
6 mi. S of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana

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Chalmette Battlefield Monument

Photo taken by Michael Miller

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Street View 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000889
Areas of significance
Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Military; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Historic functions
Cemetery; Single dwelling; Monument/marker; Battle site; Park
Current functions
Park; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1814; 1937
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 4
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 8
Contributing objects: 2
Non-contributing structures: 8

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • November 13, 2013: New photo from Michael Miller

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