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Title Freedman's Cottages
Object Type Collection
Scope & Content Document box contains the following files:

Brief overview/description/history of Freedman's Cottages by HCF staff, Katherine Saunders (2002)

Report entitled "Charleston Cottages" by Chris Schmitt & Associates (proposal to the Charleston Housing Authority to build low-income housing using the Freedman's Cottage as a model for the homes)

Newspaper articles

"The Preservation of Freedman's Cottages as a Physical Representation of African American History and Culture" by Abigal Van Houten (student report, 2000)

Draft of 1999 Application for SCDAH grant for funding Freedman's Cottage Survey containing background information which presumably describes the 2000 survey that was undertaken, with or without this funding (note: need to find out if grant was submitted and, if so, if awarded)

Master's thesis (photocopy), "Constructing Free Identity: the Invention and Adaptation of the Charleston Freedman's Cottage" by Paige Marie Wagoner (2007)
Subjects African Americans--Housing--South Carolina--Charleston
Dwellings--South Carolina--Charleston
Vernacular architecture--South Carolina--Charleston
Search Terms Freedman's cottage
Physical Description 1 document box containing files
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Object ID # 2007.001.10.1