Ja’el “YaYa” Gordon returned to the show to share, teach and explain slavery in Louisiana.
Get ready for another knowledge-dropping show while learning ways to research in Louisiana.
Below are links to the 2 maps shown during this episode:
- Map showing the distribution of the slave population of the southern states of the United States. Compiled from the census of 1860 via https://www.loc.gov/resource/g3861e.cw0013200
- La Tourrette’s reference map of the state of Louisiana: from the original surveys of the United States, which show the townships, sections, or mile squares, Spanish grants, settlement rights & c., also the plantations with the owners names engraved thereon via https://www.loc.gov/resource/g4011g.ct001895