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OTHER MEDIA

In addition to primary source letters, books, archival images, maps, and contemporary photographs may also aid students in interpreting antebellum plantation life. A small collection of other media resources are referenced or included on this page.

Books

  • The 2012 book, To Free a Family, by Sydney Nathans, describes the efforts of runaway Cameron slave Mary Walker to retrieve her family from the south.
  • The 1985 book, Piedmont Plantation, by Jean Bradley Anderson, provides a historical overview of the Bennehan-Cameron families in North Carolina. Available from the Historic Preservation Society of Durham and resellers on Amazon.

Maps

  • Map of Stagville plantation, Durham County, North Carolina (.gif)
  • Directions to Stagville plantation, Durham County, North Carolina (.gif)
  • Map of Paul C. Cameron's lands in central North Carolina, circa 1890 (google map, .gif)
  • Map of sites mentioned in the Cameron Family Papers (google map)
  • Map of Greene County, Alabama, plantation (drawn by owner: Paul Cameron) (.jpg)
  • Map of Chicot County, Arkansas, plantation (drawn by owner: Kenneth Rayner) (.jpg)

Brochures

  • Official Stagville Site Brochure (front, back)

Images

Historic Stagville Plantation, Durham County, North Carolina (originally Orange County) (all images .jpg)

Fairntosh Plantation, Durham County, North Carolina (originally Orange County) (all images .jpg)

Historic Town of Hillsborough, Orange County, North Carolina