Named for the birds that frequent the waterway that allows access to the Gulf of Mexico from Lake Pontchartrain was a pirate. Not as familiar as the pirates of Barataria Bay, White Wing plied the waters at the mouth of Rigolets Pass using the marsh as his escape. He survived for about 2 years and no one really knows if he was killed or joined Jean Lafitte in his move west. To celebrate this relatively unknow pirate I made graphic designs at-
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