The U.S. has 35,000 museums. Why is only one about slavery? by lindaoppenheim | Aug 17, 2015 | Article | 2 comments John J. Cummings, III a retired trial lawyer, is redeveloping the Whitney Plantation as a memorial to the enslaved people who worked there and throughout the United States. 2 Comments Simona L. Brickers on August 17, 2015 at 4:54 pm Not true… There are two other Africian American museums both on the East Coast and one in New Jersey👍🏾 Reply Simona L. Brickers on August 17, 2015 at 5:35 pm Ok, I forgot about the number of museums in Universities, so there are approximately 30 African American museums most feature aspects of slavery; however, the Whitney Planation speaks for itself, so no there are no other reserved plantations; however, the Planation is owned by a rich white man. Reply Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.