NEWS & EVENTS

UPCOMING  EVENTS

 

Highway Sign - Some time ago, we lost our highway sign due to damaging tropical storm winds. Thanks to fundraising efforts and support from our fans and members, we are in the process of replacing our sign. Stay tuned for more information!

Karen A. Kirkman Kitchen - We are also in the process of rebuilding our kitchen, which burned down in the 1920's. Our new kitchen will help us better interpret our site, and give visual references to some of the working environments of the enslaved.

PAST EVENTS

 

History and Holidays - Due to the pandemic, Homestead Holidays and Candlelight Visits was not held this year.  Instead, the HHH was decorated with a "Let It Snow!" theme. Funded in Part by Visit Gainesville/Alachua County, FL.​

 

 

 

Reclaiming Kin: The Legacy of Hampton and Grace Hathcock -On Thursday, February 13, 2020, at 7 PM, Family historian and descendant Tatanya Peterson and HHH President and Historian Karen Kirkman spoke about their research into the legacy of Hampton and Grace Hathcock, who were enslaved on James Chesnut's plantation in Alachua County. 

 

HHH poster 2019 Revised bleed
HHH poster 2019 Revised bleed
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School Room HH 2010
School Room HH 2010
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dining room CV 2012
dining room CV 2012
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Haile Homestead January 2015
Haile Homestead January 2015
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Docent Led Tour
Docent Led Tour
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State Historical Marker
State Historical Marker
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UF African Studies Class
UF African Studies Class
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Annual Homestead Holidays
Annual Homestead Holidays
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VISITORS CENTER JULY 2015
VISITORS CENTER JULY 2015
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