Morrison, deLesseps S. (deLesseps Story), 1912-1964


Mayor of New Orleans, Louisiana in the 1950s. During the administration of Mayor DeLesseps S. Morrison, a vast railroad consolidation program was achieved and a new railroad terminal constructed. Streets were widened, railroad ground crossings were spanned with overpasses, and a civic center, which includes the 11-story City Hall, was built.

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