Title

Wormsloe’s Belly: The History of a Southern Plantation through Food

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Winter 2009

Abstract

Wormsloe Historic Site near Savannah, Georgia, is an impressively preserved Old South plantation. Wormsloe’s story is, among other things, a classic southern food tale, an account of innovation and tradition, of constant struggles between forces of change and continuity. Wormsloe residence, 1899, courtesy of the De Renne Family Papers, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library/University of Georgia Libraries.

DOI

10.1353/scu.0.0083