Monday, April 4, 2011

Joseph McGill Slave Cabin Project

Date: Saturday, April 16, 2011

Time: 6PM

Place: The Southern African American Heritage Center

Joseph McGill will be sharing his Slave Cabin Project that he created to bring attention to the need to preserve these historical structures. Joseph has slept in slave cabins throughout South Carolina and other southern states. Joseph McGill is a program officer with the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a founder of the 54th Massachusetts, Co. I, Civil War Reenactment Regiment and serves on the South Carolina African American Heritage Commission. Come and listen to his experiences with this historical project and the unique stories that have unfolded during his overnight visits during his stay at these slave cabins.

Seating is limited and this event is free.

For additional information please contact the, Southern African American Heritage Center, 843-921-9989,