History & Culture
An 1850's map of Magnolia Plantation.
Below are links to the parks' site bulletins. The site bulletins cover a wide range of topics including plantation history, slavery, agriculture ... and much more.
Click on the individual links to find out more.
Battle of Bermuda Bridge
Civil War on Cane River
Magnolia Double Box Steam Gin
Magnolia Wood Screw Gin
Slavery at Magnolia
Slavery at Oakland
The Code Noir
The Helaire Family
A Hoyt's cologne bottle was found under the floor of slave cabin
African Americans modified their Catholic Miraclous Medals.
Solomon Williams, the blacksmith, made this iron cross marker for his wife's grave
Last Updated: 04/19/2015