Faubourg Trem

Faubourg Trem (HMNHB)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70116 Orleans Parish
Country: United States of America

N 29° 58.153', W 90° 4.103'

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Located on a portion of the Morand-Moreau plantation sold by Claude Faubourg Trem? in 1810 to the city of New Orleans, it became the city's first subdivision and is considered to be America's oldest existing African American neighborhood. It was home to a diverse mix of residents including free people of color and Europeans that prospered as craftsmen, artists, musicians, entrepreneurs, doctors and teachers. Historical sites within Trem? include Louis Armstrong Park, Congo Square, and St. Augustine Church.

Sponsored by Historic Trem? Cultural Alliance.
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Placed ByHistoric Trem? Cultural Alliance
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Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 9:46pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 782897 N 3318991
Decimal Degrees29.96921667, -90.06838333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 58.153', W 90° 4.103'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 58' 9.18" N, 90° 4' 6.18" W
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Area Code(s)504
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1518-1598 Esplanade Ave, New Orleans LA 70116, US
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