Fort McComb

Fort McComb New Orleans Louisiana

Stock #: 16088
Type: Postcard
Era: White Border
City: New Orleans
State: Louisiana (LA)
County: Orleans
Publisher: C. B. Mason
Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)

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Fort McComb guards the entrance from the Gulf of Mexico, into the chain of salt water lakes that are located back of the city, the walls of this fort are forty feet thick, and the roof is many feet deep with turf. There is a Moat thirty feet wide, and twenty feet deep surrounding this fort, with draw bridge to give entrance