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Free Negro Point, Louisiana

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Free Negro Point map, photos, satellite view and comments. Free Negro Point is a Cape in West Baton Rouge County, LA with an elevation of 26 feet, or 8 meters above sea level. This place is also known as Free Nigger Point and Wilkinson Point. Additional PlaceKeeper notes: Located on a bend of the Mississippi River, 2 mi W of Scotlandville.

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What's Nearby Free Negro Point
Free Negro Point 0.00 miles away
A Cape in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Free Negro Point Crevasse 0.36 miles away
A Basin in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Point Place Landing 0.58 miles away
A Locale in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Belair Plantation (historical) 0.62 miles away
A Locale in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Dude's Trailer Park 0.72 miles away
A Populated Place in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
WLUX-AM (Baton Rouge) 0.74 miles away
A Tower in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Mulatto Bend 0.74 miles away
A Bend in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Bayou Baton Rouge 0.79 miles away
A Stream in East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Scott Bluffs 1.03 miles away
A Cliff in East Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Saint John Baptist Church 1.04 miles away
A Church in West Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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Rick Perry’s hunting camp: How many places have racial ...
www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/explainer/2011/10/rick...
You can still find such locales as Free Negro Point in Louisiana and Little Negro Creek. (Negro wasn’t widely considered pejorative at the time.)

Free Negro Owners of Slaves in the United States in 1830
latinamericanstudies.org/slavery/JNH-1924.pdf
FREE NEGRO OWNERS OF SLAVES IN THE UNITED STATES IN 1830 Taking up the study of the Free Negro in the ... Most of such Negro proprietors lived in Louisiana, ...

Louisiana | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed
www.blackpast.org/tree/Louisiana/Louisiana
Eric Foner (ed.), Freedom's Lawmakers: A Directory of Black Officeholders During Reconstruction (Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1996); James G ...

Nigger - Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigger
In the present-day English language, the word nigger is an ethnic slur, usually directed at black people. The word originated as a neutral term referring to people ...

Louisiana - Civil War Tourist
civilwartourist.com/louisiana1.htm
Louisiana . www.louisianatravel.com. ... Milliken's Bend, Young's Point, ... who were part of Louisiana's large "free people of color" population.

Place Type
Free Negro Point is a Cape. Definition: Projection of land extending into a body of water (lea, neck, peninsula, point).


Latitude and Longitude:
Latitude: 30.5126893
Longitude: -91.2126084


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