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South Louisiana ante-bellum plantation homes.

Ronny Caire

South Louisiana ante-bellum plantation homes.

by Ronny Caire

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Published by La Fayette in [New Orleans .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- Louisiana.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF370 .C3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination34 p.
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5598025M
      LC Control Number68003885

        Evergreen Plantation: Edgard, LA. One of the largest and most intact plantation complexes in the South, this working sugarcane plantation includes 37 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places. Among them are 22 rare slave cabins in .   The plantation is probably best known for the movies which were filmed there. These include: Drango (), Louisiana, (), North and South – Book I (), North and South – Book II (), and Sister, Sister (), GI Joe II and Jeepers Creepers III. We visited the plantation on a Sunday afternoon in March.

      This is a list of plantations and/or plantation houses in the United States of America that are national memorials, National Historic Landmarks, listed on the National Register of Historic Places or other heritage register, or are otherwise significant for their history, association with significant events or people, or their architecture and design. The Nottoway Plantation, upon completion in , featured 64 rooms and had countless extravagant features including hand-carved Italian marble fireplaces, foot doors, and 15 ½ foot ceilings. Although Nottoway Plantation is not the most haunted place in Louisiana it has some reports of ghostly activity.

        About This Ouida Plantation For Sale In Saint Francisville Louisiana. Ouida Plantation dates to and lies as bright within its girdle of woodland as any butterfly that rests upon moss. This beauty is just outside of St Francisville LA. Plantation-style homes are modeled after those built across the American South prior to the Civil War. The features of these grand homes were introduced to the American South by landowners who moved into the area after the Louisiana Purchase in Call us at 1 .


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South Louisiana ante-bellum plantation homes by Ronny Caire Download PDF EPUB FB2

The ravages of time, disrepair and fire have ended many historic plantation homes in Louisiana. We had the privilege of dining there in its time as a fine restaurant, circa Seen here is a vintage matchbook cover of Elmwood Plantation, located in Jefferson Parish at River Road. Originally built init burned in rows  This is a list of plantations and/or plantation houses in the U.S.

state of Louisiana that are. There are a huge number of beautiful buildings, luscious gardens, and historic artifacts that also represent some of the darker chapters of Louisiana’s history—such as chattel slavery. Today, these homes are available for tours, exploration and special events This mix of history, remembrance and celebrations make visits to Louisiana’s Author: Kezia Kamenetz.

Historic Homes in Louisiana Louisiana's historic homes offer a look at the past and a crucial period in the history of the United States. Many of the state's antebellum mansions remain intact, and are meticulously maintained and furnished with time-period correct pieces.

The Antebellum South (also known as the antebellum era or plantation era) was a period in the history of the Southern United States from the late 18th century until the start of the American Civil War in This period in the South's history South Louisiana ante-bellum plantation homes.

book marked by the economic growth of the region, largely due to its heavy reliance on slavery, and of its political influence on the U.S. federal. Nottoway Plantation in White Castle, Louisiana, is home to the South’s largest antebellum mansion. The ornate, Greek and Italianate style mansion is bursting with opulence and demonstrates the vast wealth of prestigious sugarcane planter John Hampden Randolph.

Wikimedia Commons: By Bogdan Oporowski. Majestic plantation homes reflecting the antebellum grandeur of the Old South are some of the attractions tourists most want to see when they come to South Louisiana.

There are many plantations along the Mississippi River, and some are our member bed and breakfasts. Here are 6 River Road Plantations to tour. Don’t forget your camera. Old houses for sale in Louisiana. Find your old house dream in the Pelican State.

This includes pending, off market and sold listings. For a more comprehensive search, use the search bar located on the right side (phone users can click here.). The antebellum South is celebrated in this beautiful coffee table book featuring over full-color photographs of restored plantation homes.

The homes bespeak the grandeur of days gone by when plantation homes were decorated exquisitely, furnished lavishly, and surrounded by vast acreages of lush s: 2.

OLD HOUSES FOR SALE IN LOUISIANA Coliseum Square Townhome. New Orleans, Louisiana. This ’s Galleried Double Townhome is classic New Orleans architecture, beautifully restored and on Coliseum Square Park, the historical elite residential center of the vibrant Lower Garden District.

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Louisiana plantation homes, colonial and antebellumReviews: 7. Louisiana's Oak Alley Plantation in Vacherie is one of the most recognizable in the South. Three-hundred-year-old live oak trees form a canopy over an avenue leading to the pillared front porch.

Home of the South’s Largest Antebellum Mansion. Nottoway Resort, a magnificent 's sugarcane estate, a AAA Four-Diamond property, and a member of Historic Hotels of America, is the home of the South's largest existing antebellum mansion, now stunningly restored to its original architectural design.

Zillow has 31 homes for sale in Charleston SC matching Historic Plantation. View listing photos, review sales history, and use our detailed real estate filters to find the perfect place.

Pre Civil War, Antebellum homes for built before Triangle Historic Homes Vinedale Plantation is on the National Register of Historic Places.

Lovingly restored, preserving features significant to its historical architectural and cultural value. South Boston, Virginia VA Listing ID TMLS. 1,± acre historic rice plantation on the Pee Dee River in Georgetown, South Carolina’s Lowcountry. The origi± sq.

house and surrounding buildings are some of the finest preserved in the state. Take a journey off the beautiful River Road and there are additional antebellum homes to be found around Louisiana: Frogmore Plantation and Gins. A shift from sugarcane, cotton is the focus at the Frogmore Plantation and Gins in east-central Louisiana.

The plantation began in the early s and still, today produces cotton for the garment. San Francisco Plantation House, the most opulent plantation house in North America, is located on the east bank of the Mississippi River, less than 40 minutes from New Orleans, Louisiana.

It is a galleried house of the Creole open suite style, nestled under centuries old Live Oaks and contains one of the finest antique collections in the country. The Saragossa Plantation is located just a few miles outside of Natchez.

It was built in for Stephen Duncan, the wealthiest cotton planter in the antebellum south. According to records, it was just one of several plantations Duncan owned. In the s, the property was sold to the Smith family, who occupied Saragossa until the s.

I have found in my own research on ghost tourism in South Carolina, Louisiana, and Georgia, recounted in my book “Tales from the Haunted South,” that a handful of privately run plantation.

of manuscript plantation records that survive in research libraries scattered throughout the South. These manuscripts consist of business records, account books, slave lists, overseers’ reports, diaries, private letters exchanged among family members and friends, and even an occasional letter.The Soft Touch of Money.

Cotton was the backbone of the antebellum South’s economy. White plantation owners could own vast amounts of land for little money and bythe South was producing two-thirds of the world’s cotton.Evergreen Plantation - Edgard, Louisiana - Evergreen Plantation is the most intact plantation complex in the South with 37 buildings on the National Register of Historic Places, including 22 slave cabins.

Today, Evergreen Plantation remains a privately owned, working sugar cane plantation.