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New Orleans, March 2006, Page 1.............2

A woman shows photos taken from her home while waiting to be rescued after the hurricane and flood.
Lower Ninth Ward
A man from the Upper Ninth Ward is fitted for a work mask.
The Fire Next Time
On St. Claude Ave.
Royal St. crossing.
St. Claude Ave.
Four Mexicans on their porch enjoy a St. Patrick's Day Parade. Mexican men are seen all over New Orleans, working on crews or waiting on corners for a day job. Often harrassed by Immigration the Mexicans replace the City's African Americans in the work force.
Vietnamese Children admire a puppy in East New Orleans. The community was hit hard by the hurricane.
Lower Ninth Ward
A vendor in the French Market lost her home in the flood. Her husband is a minister who lost 3 churches which are being rebuilt because they were able to obtain insurance funds.
Lower Ninth Ward
St. Claude Ave.
1 Dog, 3 Fish, Petfinder.com
St. Augustine's Catholic Church in Treme was reassigned by the Archdiosese forcing the church to be absorbed by another parish. Protesters occupied the rectory and demonstrated during Mass.
 
 
 
 
 

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