The WPA (Works Project Administration) indexed names for New Orleans Louisiana passengers. Vols. 1, 2 and 3 of the 6 volumes they prepared are found on microfilm M2009 from NARA. It covers the years 1813-1849. Vol. 5 is missing; Vol. 4 & 6
have not been filmed.
You can also consult CD#358 New Orleans Passenger & Immigration Lists, 1820-1850
See Ships Passenger Lists to Louisiana for information on these resources.
You can also search OR browse 281 ships and their passengers to New Orleans Louisiana from Jan to July 1851
See a complete list of NARA and FHC microfilm numbers for ships arriving in Louisiana
Search for ancestors at Ships to Louisiana after 1820
To use custom search engines to search multiple websites at once, see the page Search FREE Ships Passenger Lists to Louisiana (over 528 ships)