Raised to the Trade: Creole Building Arts of New Orleans

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Pelican Publishing
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This covers the tools, construction methods, and house types of Cajun and Creole architecture. Anyone interested in Louisiana’s architectural heritage or vernacular architecture will find it fascinating. Read full review

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This covers the tools, construction methods, and house types of Cajun and Creole architecture. Anyone interested in Louisiana’s architectural heritage or vernacular architecture will find it fascinating. Read full review

Contents

Foreword
6
Creativity in the Building Trades of New Orleans
23
The Gallery and Our Africanized Architectural Landscape
61
The Aesthetics of Work and Play in Creole New Orleans
96
Reflections on the Fruits of Labor
131
Contributors and Credits
159
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