• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

Magnolia Archaeology

Archaeological excavation site

Archaeological excavation site

NPS staff


The Significance of Magnolia Plantation

Dr. Brown Discusses His Archaeological Findings (54 minute video at 56 kbs)

A Brief Ethnography of Magnolia Plantation

Magnolia Plantation Videos for a 56kbs Modem (Download time is 3 - 5 minutes)

The Cotton Press

The Cotton Gin

Magnolia Plantation Videos for Broadband

The Cotton Press - dsl

The Cotton Gin - dsl

Did You Know?

Prud'homme Store

The plantation store opened on Oakland Plantation after the Civil War, sharecroppers and tenant farmers continued buying supplies for family and farming at the Prud'homme Store until 1983. For 50 years a Prud’homme family member served as postmaster at the Bermuda Post Office located inside.