The Slave Dwelling Project

Bridging Communities

“Now that I have the attention of the public by sleeping in extant slave dwellings it is time to wake up and deliver the message that the people who lived in these structures were not a footnote in American history.” --Joseph McGill

A Short Introduction to Historypin

White Oak Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Halifax County, VA

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Developed in partnership with Google in 2011, Historypin allows users to share narratives, upload photos, documents, sound recordings, and video images to highlight places that matter to them.