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Dec
13
2019

Joel Lane Museum House Paint Project in the News!

‚ÄčThe Joel Lane Museum House’s paint restoration project was featured on the WRAL evening news on December 13, 2019.

Check out the video here, and the written article here.

For more on JLMH’s activities, hear JLMH Director Lanie Hubbard’s radio interview with WPTF’s Tom Kearney on December 4th. Tom and Lanie discussed paint, Raleigh history, colonial Christmas traditions, and a memorial to the people enslaved on the Lane plantation, coming in February 2020. Catch the complete episode here.


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What visitors say

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