Hidden Legacy Tour: African American Craftsmen in the South

Expert-Led MESDA Behind the Scenes Tour

Dave Jar

Storage Jar – This massive storage jar was made by Dave Drake, one of the many enslaved Africans who worked on the pottery plantations of Edgefield County, South Carolina.

Hidden Legacy Tour: African American Craftsmen in the SouthFridays in February
2-3 p.m.Frank L. Horton Museum Center(924 South Main Street)

Join curators and other MESDA experts for a series of special behind the scenes tours that explore the hidden legacy of enslaved and free African American craftsmen in the MESDA Collection.

This tour will be offered on Fridays in February at 2 p.m. or by advanced appointment during regular museum hours by calling 336-779-6140 at least one week in advance.

Tour: $20 ($15 for Friends of MESDA Free for Frank L. Horton Society Members)


Additional African American Heritage Programs at Old Salem