“African Americans at the Smith Plantation”Exhibit February 1-28, 2013
This exhibit places the history of African Americans who worked at the Smith Plantation in a greater context of the history of African Americans in the American South. The exhibit will shed light on those who served the Smith family and journeyed with them from the coast, and will demonstrate how the Smith Home began as a place where African Americans labored as slaves to a home lived in by an African American woman. The exhibit will be on display from February 1-29th at the Smith Plantation Home. Admission is included in the purchase of a regular tour ticket.