Tag Archives: Whitney Plantation

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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Trip Log – Day 242 – Morgan City, LA to Gramercy, LA

February 25, 2016 – Clouds, 60 degrees Miles Today: 62 Miles to Date: 12,323 States to Date: 29     Up at out early along Highway 182 east with the wind at my back. After a few miles of industry and … Continue reading

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