Instead of our regular August 9th meeting, we will go on a field trip to Hardman Farm near Helen, GA, on Saturday, August 18th.
Field Trip TO HARDMAN FARM and picnic on the lawn
WITH A BONUS morning TOUR OF the AFRICAN
AMERICAN HERITAGE SITE
Saturday, August 18, 2012
Tour Coordinator: Robbie Niles 706-864-0743
Hardman Farm Tour Guide: John Erbele
Bring a Picnic Lunch and Blanket, or Portable Table and Chairs
11:30 a.m.: Meet at African American Heritage Site for a tour of the site at Sautee Nacoochee Center – 283 Highway 255, Sautee Nacoochee, GA [directions]
12:15 p.m.: Meet at Hardman Farm for a picnic on the lawn.
1:00 p.m.: Tour of Hardman Farm following the picnic. $10.00
Overview of Hardman Farm by The Georgia Trust. http://www.georgiatrust.org/preservation/2011_award_winners/hardman_farm.php
View pictures of the interior. http://www.lordaecksargent.com/portfolio-historic_preservation/featured_projects/museums_and_cultural_sites/hardman_farm
Explore Hardman Farm on paper. http://www.historicmapworks.com/Buildings/index.php?state=GA&city=Helen%20vicinity&id=9992
African American Heritage Site at Sautee Nacoochee Center http://www.snca.org/heritagesite.html
Directions/Map to Sautee Nacoochee Center