MAAP | Mapping the African American Past

Symbolic objects bundle

This bundle of symbolic objects was concealed in the cellar stairwell at Latting's Hundred. African Americans honoring the religious traditions of their families placed objects where they lived and worked.

Creator: Rex Metcalf, Photographer

Source: Center for Public Archaeology at Hofstra University

Produced by CCNMTL, Chase, Teachers College, and CCI