• Brick tenant quarters

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

African American History

African Mastery
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The overseer's house

Overseers House

NPS - CARI Photo

The African American Community at Oakland

Community and Family Structure


Health and Community

Slave Hospital



Did You Know?

Bobby Rush

Bobby Rush, Blues Hall of Famer and headliner of the 2010 Cane River Music Festival was born in Homer, Louisiana.