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A.W. Jones Heritage Center Event Hall

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610 Beachview Dr
Saint Simons Island, GA 31522 United States

March 2019

Journeys Lecture

March 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
A.W. Jones Heritage Center Event Hall, 610 Beachview Dr
Saint Simons Island, GA 31522 United States
Free – $10

Sometimes the most interesting journeys are not so far from home. With this in mind, our 2019 Journeys program will feature a unique opportunity to venture to a seldom-visited area of our neighboring island to the north. During the 19th century, Little St. Simons Island was part of the plantation system of the Pierce Butler family. A day trip to the island will be combined with a lecture about plantation slavery based on the groundbreaking research of an archaeologist whose distinguished career is rooted in Coastal…

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