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WRAL-TV Broadcast a Piece on Christmas at Joel Lane on Dec. 19, 2011

Scott Mason and the Tar Heel Traveler show of WRAL-TV visited the Joel Lane Museum House on Dec. 2, 2011 while volunteers were decorating for Christmas. The segment aired on Dec. 19, 2011 and brought lots of visitors that week. Thank you to WRAL and Scott! To see the video, click here: Raleigh’s Oldest House Decorated for Christmas


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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…

Maggie