West Baton Rouge Museum
845 N Jefferson Ave
Port Allen, LA 70767
Date: Dec 8, 9, 11-16, 18-23, 25-30 2012, Jan 1-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-27 & 29 - Feb 2 2013
Time: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
An exhibit by the Maymont Foundation that tells the story of the predominantly African American workers who staffed the homes of the wealthy white citizens during the late 19th century. The exhibit focuses on the everyday interactions between black and white southerners and gives visitors an intimate view of this pivotal period in American history.