Southern Culture Timeline

  • Foundation of Jamestown

  • First African Americans

  • Plymouth colony

  • Massachussettes Bay Colony

  • Period: to

    Indentured Servants Outlive Contracts

  • Middleton Place Built

  • Signing of Declaration of Independece

  • Main House at Stagville is built

    North Carolina Plantation
  • Beginnning of Civil War

  • Civil War Ends

  • Period: to


  • New South Movement

    Henry W. Grady says "Lets bring the mills to the cotton"