Image of early 1900s photo showing long path between trees leading to Chalmette Monument
Taken in about 1900, this photo shows a path leading from the Mississippi River levee to Chalmette Monument.

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Places are not just sites where we can see a view, go to a museum, talk to a ranger, or enjoy a program. They're also memories, history, and sometimes a glimpse of the future.

Follow th link to find out about the six sites of Jean Lafitte and what they offer today.

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Last updated: July 23, 2018

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