Boimar?-Macarty House

Boimar?-Macarty House (HMYN2)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70130 Orleans Parish
Country: United States of America

N 29° 57.405', W 90° 3.969'

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Erected in 1832 by Antoine Louis Boimar?, bookseller and Louisiana historiographer, the building was completed by Louis Bartehelemy Macary who bought the unfinished house in 1835. The granite arcade and lead-ornamented transoms are excellent examples of the refined detail of the period.In 1722 barracks were erected on this site by the Company of the Indies to house French, Swiss and German workmen engaged in building the City of New Orleans. These wooden buildings, designed by Leblond de la Tour, together with the King's forces, occupied almost the entire square.
HM NumberHMYN2
Year Placed1988
Placed ByNew Orleans Landmarks Commission
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 6:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 783148 N 3317614
Decimal Degrees29.95675000, -90.06615000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 57.405', W 90° 3.969'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 57' 24.30" N, 90° 3' 58.14" W
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Area Code(s)504, 225
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 509 Royal St, New Orleans LA 70130, US
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