I've broken these photos into two groups; a color group and a black and white group.
Wikipeda, it has an elevation of 3 feet and "... was affected relatively lightly by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, as compared to other areas of the city and the greater region".
Great New Orleans Fire (1788) destroyed almost every building in town. This fire was followed six years later by another that destroyed 212 buildings
horrors of yellow fever and the toll it took on the city.
Once the sun set, I was all about taking pictures of the French Quarter at night. Being part of a tour group made this a lot safer than walking around alone.