Monthly Archives: October 2010

Book Recommendation–The First Emancipator

Since we began this blog, our most asked questions have been about slave history at Oatlands.  I’ve just finished reading The First Emancipator by Andrew Levy and I have to recommend this book wholeheartedly.  This is the story of Robert Carter … Continue reading

Posted in 1821 Brick Bank Barn Restoration, Historic Site Information, Slave Life at Oatlands, Staff Happenings | 1 Comment