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Profile Response: Ashley Rogers, Whitney Plantation, Wallace, LA

“Tisn’t he who has stood and looked on that can tell you what slavery is – ‘tis he who has endured.” – John Little, fugitive slave, 1855 After touring Whitney Plantation, I met with Ashley Rogers. As I approached, Ashley … Continue reading

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Profile Response: Adina, Whitney Plantation, Wallace, LA

Every visitor to the Whitney Plantation wears a slave around his neck. Tour tickets are lanyards with placards bearing the name and sculpted image of a slave child on the front. The backside includes an autobiographical statement from The Federal … Continue reading

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