Whitney Plantation

Louisiana News – Whitney Plantation

The Whiteny Plantation museum facility has a collection of the Federal Writer’s Project’s “Slave Narratives”  copies obtained via National Archives .  Located at  5099 Louisiana Hwy 18. Edgard, LA 70049. Originally a plantation as of 1752 but John Cummings spent 16 years planning and implementing this museum.  Film about museum on www.whitneyplantation.com  Contact person: Ashley Rogers 225-265-3300. “Telling the Story of Slavery.” New Yorker Magazine. Feb 17, 2016.  Author: Kalim Armstrong

October 2016 Newsletter

Hot off the Press NNDPA’s October 2016 Newsletter has arrived!

The October 2016 Newsletter is chock full of information, upcoming events, past events, useful links and much more!

NNDPA Newsletter October 2016

Century of Design

Former CCC Workers with Current AmeriCorps Workers, Leeds, Utah
Photo by Harvey Smith, September 2011

Read Harvey Smith’s article, Century of Design: Remembering the New Deal in the Parks, Harvey L. Smith

Century of Design

Kathy Flynn’s Podcast

Hear Kathy Flynn’s Podcast on the Richard Eeds show from Aug. 30, at 9am on KVSF – Santa Fe, NM! Kathy talks about the upcoming NNDPA’s Annual Fundraiser.

Hear Kathy Flynn, on Richard Eeds,