Louisiana Daily Photo: Peer Inside New Orleans’ First Schwegmann’s Supermarket

Louisiana Daily Photo via rl reeves jr

Louisiana Daily Photo via rl reeves jr

Schwegmann’s in New Orleans was USA’s first self-service grocery store. This is a photo I took of the interior when it was being re-imagined as a coffeeshop. That project was put on hold when a big ‘stop-work’ order was slapped on the front door by the City of New Orleans.

About RL Reeves Jr

I'm a writer living and working in New Orleans, Louisiana.
This entry was posted in Louisiana Daily Photo and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.