2 images with subject Piers & wharves--Louisiana--New Orleans.
"At high water, the juvenile population perches on the beams of the wharves, and enjoys a little quiet fishing." [Page 56.] From The Great South; A Record of Journeys in Louisiana, Texas, the Indian Territory, Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, South Carolina, North Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland.
THE WHARVES. From Life on the Mississippi.