New Orleans in the 1890s March 18, 2019 Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest These lovely images show New Orleans, Louisiana in the 1890s. Click them for greater details. “Street in the French Quarter, New Orleans.” At left, the portrait studio of photographer Louis Interguglielmi, 227 Royal Street. 5×7 glass negative, taken sometime between 1880 and 1898 by William Henry Jackson. New Orleans circa 1890s. “The old French Market.” Home to the German Grocery. 5×7 inch glass negative by William Henry Jackson.