Living History Participants
Learn about the bicentennial of the War of 1812 and about planning for the bicentennial of the Battle of New Orleans in 2015. You can share your ideas via the planning page.
Find out what the living history community is planning for 2015 at the 7th US Infantry Living History Association webpage.
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Did You Know?
Tourism has been big business in New Orleans for decades. Before the Civil War, the top must-see site on everyone's New Orleans list was its port, one of the world's busiest at the time. (Early 1800s guides for travelers actually used the term "must-see!")