St. Gertrude Chapel

St. Gertrude Chapel in Des Allemands (1901-1956). Photo courtesy of St. John Parish Library. Tags: #des allemands town history

Bowie Lumber Company

Bowie Lumber Company in Des Allemands. Tags: #des allemands town history

Des Allemands Houses

Houses in Des Allemands before Hwy. 90 was built. After Hwy. 90 was built, what was the front – facing the railroad tracks – became the back of the houses...

Des Allemands Depot

Des Allemands Depot. Courtesy of Opal Dufrene Tags: #train depots #wheels wheels wheels #montz train wreck #des allemands town history

Hogan Family – Image

Hogan Family. Jeremiah (Jeremie) Hogan, standing at left, departed Ireland and arrived in New Orleans in the 1860s. The family lived in Bois Choctaw. As time...

Matern Family – Image

Matern Family. Pictured are Jacque and Henrietta Scelson Matherne (Matern), descendants of Johann Adam Matern, one of the original families of the German Coast...