Category: historic brattonsville

Guest Blogger: Dontavius Williams 0

Guest Blogger: Dontavius Williams

Initially, when asked to do a blog post for Nicole, I was shocked that she would want to hear from someone who is so “green” in the world of interpreters.  After the initial the...

South Carolina heads up 0

South Carolina heads up

I am very much a play the background and watch things happen kind of person, so I am very happy to see this introduction pan out into what I’m sure will be a wonderful...

My Life as a Slave: The Kitty Wilson Evans Story 2

My Life as a Slave: The Kitty Wilson Evans Story

Hey guys, 2012 is apparently the year that I start asking folks for money to fund projects I feel strongly about huh? Well, this next project is incredibly important to me because it’s about...

The Children are our Future, But Why are all the Interpreters I Know Over 40? 0

The Children are our Future, But Why are all the Interpreters I Know Over 40?

Last night, in York County, South Carolina, the Culture and Heritage Museums held their annual Keepers of the Culture Award ceremony. This award goes to individuals who find ways to keep the culture of...

Oh My Gourd! 0

Oh My Gourd!

So we’re back! Finally I have settled into life down here in Florida, my child is in daycare and has started going back to bed before 8pm. Getting a toddler adjusted to a new...

Telling the Story of a Slave: Commentary 0

Telling the Story of a Slave: Commentary

I know, I know…it’s been over a month since I posted something. I’m telling you, moving is KILLER! But as I wrapped up things at Historic Brattonsville and also am working on packing up...

Celebrating Juneteenth 0

Celebrating Juneteenth

Today at Brattonsville, we held our first ever Juneteenth Celebration. At first I had a few people come up to me and tell me we should do this because it had never been done...

The Slave Cabin Project comes to Brattonsville 0

The Slave Cabin Project comes to Brattonsville

So for those who have been following my blog, you know that I have never revealed exactly where I work at for various reasons. Well for this entry, I am actually letting that info...

Things that I “hate” about my job 2

Things that I “hate” about my job

Daring title you say? Would I really post what I hate about my job? Provide dissatisfaction? Trust me, it’s not what you think. I love my job and what I do. But there are...

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