Uptown New Orleans Historic District

Roughly bounded by Louisiana, Claiborne, Lowerline and the Mississippi River, New Orleans, Louisiana


Block 509, Bounded by Louisiana Avenue & Danneel

1. View southeast of Block 509 from the corner of Louisiana Avenue and Danneel Street

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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The dwelling located at No. 1828 Calhoun Street is a contributing element to the Uptown New Orleans Historic District, a 750 block area listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1985. The uptown district is significant on a state level for its diverse architectural collection of dwellings from the period ca. 1820 to 1935. No. 1828 Calhoun Street is a two-story, Queen Anne dwelling constructed ca. 1890s. Of the district's total 10,716 buildings, approximately 574 were designed in the Queen Anne Style. The single family residence illustrates the diversity of residential architecture constructed during the latter phase of the district's development. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS LA-1240)

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on July 3, 1985
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Victorian
Area of significance
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 8744
Non-contributing buildings: 1959

Update Log 

  • August 10, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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