Buena Esperanza Plantation Cabin, Archaeological Excavation

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Title

Buena Esperanza Plantation Cabin, Archaeological Excavation

Subject

Archaeology
Architecture
Historic Preservation

Description

The garage building at the corner of South and Blanco Streets is thought to be the last surviving slave cabin in St. Augustine. It was part of Buena Esperanza (Spanish for “Good Hope”) Plantation, which occupied the southern part of Lincolnville during colonial times. The owners of the garage permitted archaeologists to dig on their property in 1995.

Date

1995

Rights

All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.

Format

Print Photograph

Coverage

94 South Street
St. Augustine
Florida
U.S.A.

Citation

“Buena Esperanza Plantation Cabin, Archaeological Excavation,” Resilience: Black Heritage in St. Augustine, accessed September 29, 2022, https://blackheritagestaugustine.omeka.net/items/show/203.

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