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Cotton, Then & Now

Why We Love This

  • A Living History Lesson
  • Journey Through the Past

Historical Cotton & Plantation Culture is the story told at Frogmore Plantation, and there is cotton in the fields to pick from mid-July through April; then planting begins anew. An 1800-acre working cotton plantation, Frogmore has 18 restored antebellum structures that date from the early 1800's. Along with the history of the early Natchez planters and their slaves, the tour includes a rare Smith

Frogmore Cotton Plantation & Gins

A Rand McNally's must see site. Contrast a working cotton plantation of the early 1800's with a...