Oak trees are an indelible part of the New Orleans landscape. Their age and height provide a timeline of the city that reaches back to our very beginning. If only they could share what they have seen....
Detail on shirt clockwise order:
1718-Welcome to La Nouvelle-Orleans
1801-Welcome Marie Laveau
1857-Comus Changes Everything
1938-Tennessee Meets New Orleans
1965-Betsy & the Meters
2009- Rope Swing Installed
1723-New Orleans , Louisiana's 1st Capital
1823-Jean Lafitte is Buried at sea
1862-Union Forces Capture New Orleans
1949-Louis Armstrong is Zulu King
1967-Saints 13 Rams 27
1788-Great New Orleans Fire #1
2010-Hell freezes over
1901-Louis Armstrong is Born
1960-Welcome to Class Ruby Bridges
1980-"A Confederacy of Dunces"
1794-Great New Orleans Fire #2
1853-Got that Yellow Fever!
1927-Levees Meet Dynamite
1961-"Mother-in-Law" Hits #1
1975-The Superdome Opens