• Brick tenant quarters

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

Multimedia Presentations

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NPS Photo

Archaeologist Dr. Ken Brown of the University of Houston discusses his work on the brick cabins at Magnolia.

Did You Know?

Crops

Oakland plantation’s first cash crops were tobacco and indigo, followed by cotton in the 1800s. According to family tradition, the Prud’hommes were the first family west of the Mississippi River to farm cotton on a large scale.