May 12

04:00 May 11, 2015
By: Staff

“Purchased Lives: New Orleans and the Domestic Slave Trade, 1808-1865”

Williams Research Center of The Historic New Orleans Collection

410 Chartres St

9:30 AM  – 4:30 PM

Free admission.

Learn about the darker parts of New Orleans’ past today. More than 80 artifacts, including period broadsides, print illustrations and paintings illustrating parts of the domestic slave trade, ships and first-person accounts from oral histories. See the history of slavery in New Orleans illustrated before your eyes.

Sign Up!

FOR THE INSIDE SCOOP ON DINING, MUSIC, ENTERTAINMENT, THE ARTS & MORE!