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Photographs from December 27-28, 2006

Robertson looking east at Congress.

The St. Clairborne Avenue bridge over the Industrial Canal, marking the gateway to the Lower 9th Ward.

Stationed at at a military installation on the south edge of neighborhood are two enormous military transport ships: Cape Knox and Cape Kennedy, part of the nation's strategic ready reserve force. Strange ramps allow full-sized trucks to drive directly into the vessels to reduce load/offload times.