• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

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Bobby Rush

NPS

Blues legend Bobby Rush was the headliner for the 2010 Cane River Music Festival at Oakland Plantation.

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Well Tools

The proficiency of enslaved blacksmiths such as Solomon Williams can be seen in iron latches and hinges, in numerous grave crosses from the cemetery, and in a collection of skillfully made well-drilling tools found on Oakland Plantation.