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Evergreen Plantation......One of the most complete plantation complexes in the south including 22 slave cabins. Edgard, LA ~~~ can't you just see the southern belles, with their full, sweeping dresses going up those staircases!!

Assumption Parish, Louisiana, 1938. "Woodlawn Plantation, Napoleonville vicinity. Built 1835 by Col. W.W. Pugh, first superintendent of schools in Louisiana

Rosswood Plantation, 1857 Originally a cotton plantation of 1250 acres with 105 slaves working the fields. It now has 100 acres and is open for tour on certain days. Rosswood has14 rooms, with 14 foot ceilings, 10 fireplaces, columned galleries, a winding stairway, and original slave quarters. (www.rosswood.net/...)

I have no idea why, but I am very drawn to big abandoned old houses.

Chretien Point Plantation ~ Haunted Sunset, Louisiana

Old plantation house

Frank Lloyd Wright's Wynant House, Gary, Indiana, abandoned in the 1950's and later suffered a fire in 2006. It is suspected to be arson.

This is the old "Barker Slave Quarters," the slave housing for the long-gone Kirkpatrick mansion (en.wikipedia.org/...) in Old Cahawba. The mansion burned in the 1930s. This two-story brick slave houses still stands, and is WAY more elaborate and elegant than your typical slave quarters, rumor being that Mr. Kirkpatrick wanted everything on his estate to be grander than others.