In The Back Rooms, 1820

In The Back Rooms, 1820

The ‘public’ face of these old homes, now and then, were large room, chandeliers, and ornate furniture.

The back hidden rooms, not so much.

In The Back Rooms, 1820
In The Back Rooms, 1820

This is a place where food was prepared. The cooking was done out back, in other out buildings by enslaved people.

In The Back Rooms, 1820
In The Back Rooms, 1820
In The Back Rooms, 1820
In The Back Rooms, 1820

Spaces here are dark and utilitarian.

In The Back Rooms, 1820
In The Back Rooms, 1820

 

In The Back Rooms, 1820
In The Back Rooms, 1820

 

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