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No mention of slaves in US ‘honor roll’ of historic places

No mention of slaves in US 'honor roll' of historic places

No mention of slaves in US ‘honor roll’ of historic places Build southwest Antebellum farms on slave support Antebellum Southern plantations were built on the backs of enslaved people, and many of those plantations hold places of honor on the National Register of Historic Places – but there are not many mentions of slavery in the government’s official record of places with historic significance.