• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

Oakland and Magnolia Historical Documents

Oakland Plantation corncrib
Corn crib at Oakland Plantation
Park staff

Did You Know?

Oak Allee

The shaded avenues of live oak trees were called "Allées". In addition to sheltering the house entrances from strong Louisiana sunlight, the trees helped to cool by drafting breezes from the river.