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Southern Lady Magazine Does Photo Shoot

We were delighted to meet Senior Photographer for Southern Lady Magazine, John O’Hagan, for a photo shoot. The magazine will feature an article on things to do in Raleigh in the October 2016 edition. Be sure to purchase one next September. It is a glossy, family-owned publication with great recipes and decorating ideas—and travel tips, too!

John O'Hagan from Southern Lady Magazine doing a photo shoot
John O’Hagan from Southern Lady Magazine doing a photo shoot


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Thank you so much for leading us on a guided tour of the Joel Lane House! I had no idea that the kitchen was separate from the main house, and how different the two are. I had always assumed that the most dangerous job for a slave was in the fields, but your expertise showed me that the kitchen (because of the heat and potential for fire) was actually the most dangerous for a slave woman…