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Melrose Through the Labor of Others” The McMurrans as Enslavers

122 Melrose Avenue
Natchez MS, 39120

(601) 446-5790

Date:  June 10, 2024 to June 30, 2024

Time:  8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Beginning on June 10, and continuing throughout the month of June, a temporary exhibit in the Melrose slave quarters will provide additional information on the McMurran family and those people they held in bondage. It will include the currently known names of nearly 400 people enslaved by the McMurrans at Melrose and five plantations. This exhibit can be viewed free of charge every day between 8:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m..