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Cotton Then & Now – Frogmore Plantation Tour

Plantation tour, Natchez, MS

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Adult Ages 13+

Experience Frogmore Plantation and its History

Explore Louisiana history and music with a Little Easy Tours experience! Professional videos, first-hand accounts of former slaves, 1860s plantation life under martial law, botanical aspects of cotton, and the high-tech computerized methods of ginning and farming today are why visitors comment Frogmore is a highlight of their trip to the South.

A highlight is the tour of the Smithsonian quality steam gin listed on the National Register. This pre-civil war building houses rare 1884 Munger equipment. Robert S. Munger was the first person to invent suction in the gins and also the continuous ginning system with the double-box press, all patented in 1884.

Also, don’t miss the cotton harvest and computerized ginning from September 15th – October 31st!