• Courtesy of Charles Ward

    Cane River Creole

    National Historical Park Louisiana

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

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The Prud'hommes intermarried extensively with other enterprising French planter families such as the Cloutiers, Bossiers, and LeComtes. Experimenting with crops, equipment, and techniques contributed to Oakland Plantation's success and the flourishing extended family cultures.