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Capturing Oak Alley

Capturing Oak Alley

visions of a Louisiana Great River Road plantation

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Published by Oak Alley Foundation in Vacherie, LA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Oak Alley Plantation (La.)
    • Subjects:
    • Oak Alley Plantation (La.) -- Pictorial works

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Michael Ledet ; introduction by Eugene Cizek ; essay by Joanne Amort.
      GenrePictorial works.
      ContributionsLedet, Michael, 1941-, Amort, Joanne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF379.O17 C37 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3552166M
      ISBN 10097041062X
      LC Control Number2002002110
      OCLC/WorldCa49331958

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Capturing Oak Alley parallels their masterpieces with poignant images from the past, as well as pertinent testimony by well known professionals. The first edition is at once a keepsake, a proud tribute to Louisiana's unique golden age, a toast to the Bicentennial Celebration of the Louisiana Purchase and a thing of beauty to enhance any 5/5(4).

Photography is welcomed at Oak Alley Plantation, as long as it does not disrupt our tours. Videotaping is not allowed inside the Big House.

For safety reasons, the use of "drones" or any aerial photography devices is not permitted. Many of these photos are available in our book, Capturing Oak Alley, which available for purchase during your tour. Capturing Oak Alley parallels their masterpieces with poignant images from the past, as well as pertinent testimony by well known professionals.

The first edition is at once a keepsake, a proud Master photographers Robert S. Brantley, Philip Gould and Richard Sexton have indeed captured unforgettable portraits of one of our nation's most /5(8).

good companion to the original "Capturing Oak Alley". Read more. Capturing Oak Alley book. Comment Report abuse. mommajunebug. out of 5 stars Nice photos. Reviewed in the United States on July 1, Verified Purchase. A very good book for a person that is in love with Oak Alley.

Very nice pictures and a good history of the plantation/5(4). On the 2 plantation tour you get to experience both strengths of each plantation and what they have to offer as a narrative. Oak Alley you get to experience the grandeur of antebellum life in the s on the magnificent property line with its beautiful 28 Oak trees.

And Whitney Plantation offers the total slave narrative including the institution of slavery, the children’s story/5(K).

Oak Alley Plantation Restaurant & Inn will Re-Open, Monday, May 4, We will re-open and have set new policies and procedures following state guidelines to help mitigate the spread of COVIDThe adjacent historic grounds, gardens and exhibits will remain temporarily closed following state guidelines.

The Hardcover of the Capturing Oak Alley: Visions of a Louisiana Great River Road Plantation by Michael Ledet at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ B&N Author: Michael Ledet. Maria Josephine Armstrong was born in in Austin, Texas, and raised on the famous Armstrong Ranch, where her passion for cattle ranching and the ranching lifestyle began.

Her father was John B. Armstrong, III, a famous Texas lawman. Josephine met and fell in love with cotton broker Andrew Stewart, whom she married on Ap at St.

Marks Episcopal Church in San Antonio, Texas. Capturing Oak Alley (Vistions Of A Louisiana Great River Road Plantation) by Intro By Eugene Cizek -- Brantley, Gould, Sexton, Laughlin, Franck, Koch, Mayhew, Mcroberts, Johnston And More.

• 2nd place: Autographed copy of "Capturing Oak Alley" coffee table book, a free copy of the contest eBook when published, and an Oak Alley ink pen made from actual wood from Oak Alley tree limbs. • 3rd place: Autographed copy of " Capturing Oak Alley " coffee table book and a free copy of the contest eBook when published.

Joanne Amort is the author of Capturing Oak Alley ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 1 review, published ) and Memories Of A Golden Age ( avg rating, 6 /5. Oak & Alley, Warsaw, Indiana.

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Oak Alley Plantation is a historic plantation located on the west bank of the Mississippi River, in the community of Vacherie, St. James Parish, Louisiana, U.S. Oak Alley is named for its distinguishing visual feature, an alley (French allée) or canopied path, created by a double row of southern live oak trees about feet ( meters) long, planted in the early 18th century — long before Architect: Joseph Pilié.

Oak Alley Plantation is one of over a dozen Louisiana plantation homes open to the public that line the Mississippi River between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. We toured, ate, and stayed overnight at Oak Alley Plantation.

We provide all the information you need to decide if you want to take the planation tour here and also decide if you would like to spend the night.

Brief History – Oak Alley Plantation through the ages The Bon Sejour plantation, as Oak Alley Plantation was originally named, was purchased by Valcour Aime in The purpose of the plantation was to grow sugarcane and Mr.

Aime was known as the “King of Sugar”. Oak Alley Plantation, Vacherie, Louisiana. 62, likes talking about thiswere here.

We are the 'Grande Dame' of the Great River Road Plantations. Come and visit!/5(K). You searched for: oak alley photo. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options.

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We cruised south from Memphis, viewing grand Southern plantation homes, mansions, and townhouses in their traditional holiday dress in Helena, Vicksburg, Natchez, St. Francisville, Baton Rouge, Oak Alley and our final destination – New Orleans.

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Our community is designed to make every convenience accessible to you. We offer spacious one two and three bedroom flats. Our. - This Pin was discovered by Gabi Montgomery. Discover (and save!) your own Pins on Pinterest. Oak Alley Plantation is 3 mi.

off SR 20 to SR The Greek Revival mansion was named for the two rows of live oaks, planted in the early s, that form a. Oak Alley Plantation is a historic plantation located on the Mississippi River in the community of Vacherie, Louisiana.

It is protected as a National Historic Landmark. It is named after its distinguishing feature, an alley or canopied path created by a double row of live oaks about feet (24 Author: Brett Bauman. Shane + Alison had the most beautiful wedding at Oak Alley Plantation outside of New Orleans.

I rarely shoot night weddings, but when I do, they are as elegant and sophisticated as this. I photograph a lot of destination couples who come in from all over the world to get married in New Orleans. This magnificent example of Greek Revival architecture is located on the banks of the Mississippi River in Vacherie, La.

Started inthe Mansion was the dream home of Jacques Telespore and Celine Pilie Roman. The mansion sets at the end of a ¼ mile alley of live.

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Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, Louisiana is distinguished by a hauntingly beautiful grove of live oak trees leading to a massive plantation home.

No one knows who planted the trees or why, but they predate both the mansion and the plantation’s tumultuous history–one all too common among the grandest residences of the antebellum American Author: Meredith Swinehart. Book Alley.

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It has a queen-size, high back walnut bed and is fully handicapped accessible. The bathroom has. Oak Alley This excursion requires walking and stairs. The main house is not wheelchair accessible. Swamp Boat Tour This excursion requires minimal walking. Guests will need to step onto the boat.

Railings and assistance are available. The boats are not wheelchair accessible. Walking is not required once guests have boarded the boat.

“The Cajun Bride of Oak Alley” is one of only five early paintings reproduced in this way. The others are The Aioli Dinner, Jolie Blonde, Kiss Me, I’m Cajun, and Doctor on the Bayou. For further information on the history of these works, visit their links above, especially The Aioli Dinner.

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It is always so fun to [ ]. The Josephine oak, named after Mrs. Josephine Stewart, is the largest in the alley of 28 oaks at Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, LA.

This immense tree is approximately 31’ in circumference, more than 70’ tall, and with a crown spread of approximately ’. Pretty much everyone knows of the oak allée at Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie – the Grand Dame of live oak allées on Louisiana’s historic River ’s the classic, iconic, most visited, and most photographed allée of live oaks in the new photo book documents this fact.

As you can see from the photo above, Oak Alley’s most distinguishing architectural feature is a full peripteral (free-standing) colonnade of 28 colossal Doric columns. Such plantation houses were once scattered along the Mississippi valley, though Oak Alley is.

Photo about Oak Alley looking out at the Levi. This is located in Vacherie Louisiana along the Mississippi River looking out away from the plantation house. Image of louisiana, shaded, shade.

Oak Alley Plantation was originally established in by Valcour Aime, one of the wealthiest men in the South, to grow sugar cane. The mansion was built by subsequent owner Jacques Roman, Aime's brother-in-law, and the property changed hands a number of times before falling into disrepair following the economic ruin of the Civil War and the.The Book of Alley (Persian: کتاب کوچه ‎ Ketâb-e Kucheh) is a series of books about Persian idioms and proverbs by Ahmad Shamlou coauthored with his wife Aida Sarkisian.

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