Plantations--Louisiana

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The Plantation series includes interviews about sugar and cotton plantations primarily in Louisiana but also in other southern states. Subjects include the lives of African Americans on the plantations; African American folk artist Caroline Dormon; the history of the American South; Melrose...

(Collection)

These interviews were recorded by Dr. Sue Eakin and students in her History 71 class at Louisiana State University (LSU) in the 1970s. They were transferred from LSU to the University of Kentucky (UK) in 2001, the year Eakin was inducted into the LSU Journalism Hall of Fame. Her recordings are...

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