Dominique Bouligny House

Dominique Bouligny House (HMYMO)

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

N 29° 57.749', W 90° 3.659'

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Erected in 1831 by Dominique Bouligny. Construction was begun by John McLeary and completed by James Crowe. The cast-iron verandah is a later addition.Bouligny, born in New Orleans in 1773, was a soldier, statesman, and planter. He was a lieutenant in the Spanish Colonial Louisiana Infantry Regiment, a major in the American Louisiana Fourth Regiment, and member of "the Committee for Defense of New Orleans" during the Battle of New Orleans. Bouligny served on the illustrious Cabildo, Louisiana's first territorial legislature, the Orleans Parish Police Jury, and in the United States Senate. He was also a sugar planter, sugar mill operator, and tafia producer.
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HM NumberHMYMO
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Year Placed1997
Placed ByNew Orleans Landmarks Commission
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Date Added Friday, September 19th, 2014 at 8:55pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 783630 N 3318263
Decimal Degrees29.96248333, -90.06098333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 57.749', W 90° 3.659'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 57' 44.94" N, 90° 3' 39.54" W
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Area Code(s)504
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1223 Royal St, New Orleans LA 70116, US
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