Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage Plantation Housed Dozens of Slaves

Slave Sites Today, there are three slave cabins still standing at The Hermitage, Alfred’s Cabin in the backyard of the mansion and the First Hermitage farmhouse and kitchen. Historical documents reveal little about slave houses at The Hermitage. However, Hermitage archaeologists have located thirteen slave dwellings in three different areas of the

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Lynching Memorial And Museum Opens To Public In Montgomery

By BETH J. HARPAZ, AP Travel Editor MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The public is getting its first look at a lynching memorial and museum in Montgomery, Alabama. The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, opening Thursday, is dedicated to 4,400 individuals who lost their lives in lynchings and other racial killings

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