Oswald-related places to visit when hungry and thirsty

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This september I visited New Orleans and Dallas. Walking around in these city’s makes a man hungry and thirsty. This is an enumeration of places to visit when in need for a beer or a burger. All places have a relation to key players of the events in November, 1963. Did you know The Ozzie Rabbit Lodge, […]

Magazine St, New Orleans: where Oswald lived

Home Oswald, 4905 Magazine Street, New Orleans

I visited New Orleans in 2009 and was confused: the address of Lee Harvey Oswald was 4905 Magazine Street, but I couldn’t find a house with that number. Walking from the corner of Magazine and Upperline Street, you’ll find the odd numbers 4901 (uninhabited for years), 4903, 4907 and 4911 easily on your right. Where […]

The assassination of Mary S. Sherman

Mary S. Sherman

On July 21, 1964, Dr. Mary Stults Sherman was brutally murdered in her appartment building on 3101 St. Charles Avenue, in New Orleans. She was a prominent orthopedic surgeon and expert in cancer research. The assassination remains unsolved, although there are some investigators who think they came close to a solution. And the assassination of John F. Kennedy has, according to […]

House David Ferrie

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3330 Louisiana Parkway Avenue. David Ferrie lived in this remarkable house. Find it in Google Maps: 3330 Louisiana Parkway Avenue, New Orleans Click on the image to enlarge it.        

Lab David Ferrie

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3225 Louisiana Parkway Avenue. David Ferrie had a secret lab here, according to multiple sources. Find it in Google Maps: 3225 Louisiana Parkway Avenue, New Orleans Click on the image to enlarge it.        

Secret laboratory

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In 2007 Edward Haslam published Dr. Mary’s Monkey, an updated account on the death of Mary Sherman. Haslam believes that Sherman was involved in carrying out secret research into developing a vaccine to prevent an epidemic of soft-tissue cancers caused by polio vaccine contaminated with SV-40. This work included using a linear particle accelerator located […]

Oswald on Magazine Street

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Lee Harvey Oswald lived here several months in the summer of 1963, on 4905 Magazine Street. Not in the house: he lived in a small ‘shotgun house’ (a cabin) behind the trees on the right of this structure. New images of his wooden apartment soon on this website! Find it in Google Maps: 4905 Magazine […]

House Judyth Vary Baker

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1032 Marengo Street. Judyth Vary Baker lived here in 1963, close to Lee Harvey Oswald. Find it in Google Maps: 1032 Marengo Street, New Orleans Me and Judyth Vary Baker in Amsterdam, May 2007.Click images for enlargement.        

House Dr. Alton Ochsner

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1347 Exposition Boulevard, house of Dr. Alton Ochsner. Anyone who read Edward Haslam’s book Dr. Mary’s Monkey knows his possible relation to Oswald’s life. Find it in Google Maps: 1347 Exposition Boulevard, New Orleans Click on the image to enlarge it.        

Apartment Mary Sherman

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3101 St. Charles Avenue, Mary Sherman’s apartment Building. She was murdered here July 21, 1964. Anyone who read Edward Haslam’s book Dr. Mary’s Monkey knows her possible relation to Oswald’s life. I wrote about the assassination on this page. Find it in Google Maps: 3101 St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans Click on the image to enlarge it. […]

Crescent City Garage

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Behind the Reily Coffee Company is this alleyway. The Crescent City Garage, then owned by Adrian Alba, is on the right, next to Oswald’s work. Alba testified he often talked to Oswald during that summer of 1963. Find it in Google Maps: 641 Constance Street, New Orleans Click on the image to enlarge it.   […]

Reily Coffee Company

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The Reily Coffee Company on 640 Magazine Street. Lee Harvey Oswald worked here.Find it in Google Maps: 640 Magazine Street, New Orleans Click on the image to enlarge it.        

Trade Mart New Orleans

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The corner of Camp and Canal, once the location of the International Trade Mart. At this corner Oswald handed out his leaflets to passengers. It’s a pity the beautiful building doesn’t exist anymore, in my opinion. Find it in Google Maps: 598 Canal Street, New Orleans The location in 1963.Click images for enlargement.     […]

544 Camp Street

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The corner of Camp and Lafayette, once the location of the Newman Building, where Banister had his office. Find it in Google Maps: 544 Camp Street, New Orleans The location in 1963.Click images for enlargement.