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SRED 3070-01 Design and Development

This course guide supports student work in urban analysis

How to Use this Course Guide

This course guide support student work in urban analysis of the assigned study area: the transect of St. Andrew Street from the river [Walmart] [once the St. Mary’s Batture] to Claiborne [a portion of which used to be the Gormley Canal]. 

The presentation on research on this topic will be divided into two sections:

  • Contextual history : icon essay
  • Topographical history : identification and presentation of maps 

Working Vocabulary

  • Barthélemy Lafon
  • Balbancha / Bulbancha
  • Chopitoulas
  • Clarence Henry Truckway
  • George & Leah McKenna Museum of African American Art 
  • Gormley Canal / Gormley's Canal
  • Hernando De Soto
  • Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville
  • The Jesuits
  • The Ursuline Nuns
  • Marie Felicity
  • Oretha Castle Haley
  • River Garden
  • Simón Bolívar
  • Sister Helen Prejean
  • Sophie B. Wright
  • St. Andrew St.
  • St. Mary's Batture
  • St. Thomas Housing
  • Walmart
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