• Brick tenant quarters

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

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A rare snow blankets the park.
NPS Photo/Ron Bolton

Did You Know?

Oak Allee

The shaded avenues of live oak trees were called "Allées". In addition to sheltering the house entrances from strong Louisiana sunlight, the trees helped to cool by drafting breezes from the river.