• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

February Snowfall

Did You Know?

Oakland Tenant Houses

The Slave/Tenant Quarters and Ruins at Oakland Plantation are remnants of a larger community, which extended for a quarter-mile southward along the river. After the Civil War, sharecropper and tenant farmer families continued to live in these quarters as late as the 1970s.