Coaster Lecture Series: Plantations on St. Simons October 14th
Contact: Ranger Division, 912-638-3639
Susan Garrett is a retired broadcast journalist and business communicator. Her career included news reporter and anchor positions in both radio and television in
Garrett’s presentation on “Plantation Days on Old St. Simons” will explore the lifestyle of the island’s plantation culture from the late 1700s to the early 1800s. The discussion will focus on four of the fourteen working cotton and rice plantations that formed the planter society of
Did You Know?
After Frederica's regiment was disbanded in 1749, some of its veterans joined the Independent Company of South Carolina. During the French and Indian War, these men took part in battles at Fort Necessity and Fort Loudoun. Fort Frederica National Monument, Georgia