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Letters explain slavery views

Antebellum Gov. and Congressman James Henry Hammond, who owned nearly 1,000 slaves at Redcliffe plantation...states rights from secessionist leaders such as ... James Henry Hammond, the man who owned many of the Roundtree family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/03/met_271364.shtml
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Redcliffe will hold tours of cemeteries

...State Historic Site's cemetery program, Beyond the Gravestone, returns this year with an added twist. Gov. James Henry Hammond, who built Redcliffe Plantation in the 1850s, also owned the property where the Silver Bluff Audubon Center and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/12/aik_478890.shtml
Beech Island group keeps 151-year-old tradition alive

...discuss agricultural subjects and partake of a barbecue." Descendants of the founder, former South Carolina Gov. James Henry Hammond, and original members meet with others who have joined through the years to carry on the tradition that began the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/25/met_133566.shtml
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Home-schooled get a taste of agricultural life

...heirloom garden features varieties of plants that would have been grown on the site during the 1850s, when Gov. James Henry Hammond lived there. Hammond kept detailed records on his crops. The first session for home schoolers was in June, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/17/aik_469521.shtml
Plantation workers are humanized

...the African-American Experience at Redcliffe, which will be presented again Feb. 28. During the era of Gov. James Henry Hammond, the original plantation owner, the two-room cabin would have housed as many as 20 people. The quarters were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/15/aik_511201.shtml
Redcliffe will conduct program in cemetery

...The graveyard language is part of the Beyond the Gravestone program conducted by interpreters at Redcliffe. Gov. James Henry Hammond built Redcliffe in the 1860s. He and other members of the family are buried nearby in the Beech Island Cemetery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/18/aik_100858.shtml
Redcliffe's history has black roots

...Redcliffe, which will begin at 2 p.m. that Saturday. The program will cover events that occurred before Gov. James Henry Hammond's family moved to Redcliffe in the late 1850s. "We will go from 1831 to 1975 and talk about the history of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/27/aik_184919.shtml
Redcliffe Plantation will hold archaeology event

...historic site, especially a plantation," Ms. Laney said. Redcliffe is fortunate in that its original owner, Gov. James Henry Hammond, who built the plantation house in 1859, kept detailed records that are intact, she said. There are gaps in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/21/aik_476329.shtml
Cemetery tour is part of special program at Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site

...Gravestone. "We'll be discussing interesting things such as the history of the cemetery," she said. Gov. James Henry Hammond, who built Redcliffe, is among those buried at the cemetery. Also buried there is a woman named Geraldine, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/07/aik_146348.shtml
Program will take an in-depth look at life of blacks at Redcliffe

...African-Americans who lived here." Christmas in the Quarters gives an overview of what the holiday was like for slaves. Gov. James Henry Hammond, who built Redcliffe in 1859, kept detailed records of life on the estate, and much of the Christmas program...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/28/aik_114018.shtml