Telfair Museums

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Exhibit Covers The Waterfront

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Harry DeLorme of Telfair Museums talks about a new exhibit at the Jepson Center, “Port City.” It focuses on art inspired by Savannah’s historic waterfront. The talk includes a breadth of history, a wide variety of art and fascinating individual stories.

Unearthing Hidden Landscapes Of Slavery

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Landscape architect and educator Kwesi DeGraft-Hanson talks about the 1858 sale of 429 slaves from the Pierce Butler plantation in Georgia. He uses historical records and public documents to unearth the hidden landscape of the sale. He shares remarkable stories about present day connections to it.