• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

African American Slavery Archives

Magnolia Slave Cabin
Magnolia Slave Cabins
NPS - CARI Photo
 

Did You Know?

Toussaint

Today a few of the direct descendants of Oakland's enslaved (such as Marvin Toussaint, great-great grandson of Minique Toussaint, an Oakland fiddler and carpenter) now actively participate in local historic preservation of African American institutions.