Admiral David Dixon Porter helped the Union capture New Orleans. Later, and with less success, he led the Union naval forces in the Red River Campaign.
|Coverage||Between 1861 and 1865|
|Regions||Central Louisiana, Greater New Orleans, Northwest Louisiana|
|Time Periods||Civil War Period|
|Repository||Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division|
|Collection Name||Civil War Photographs|
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