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On January 26, 1866, Andre Bienvenue ("A.B.") Roman passed away in New Orleans. Part of the Roman family dynasty in Louisiana, A.B. was brother to Jacques T. Roman, the owner of Oak Alley Plantation.
We are pleased to announce that the Oak Alley Plantation website will host an internet-accessible digital archive detailing the lives of all the enslaved individuals kept at Oak Alley.
Oak Alley Plantation welcomed her 5 millionth visitor (yes, you read that correctly- 5,000,000) since her opening in 1976. Today, October 20, 2014 at 11:00 a.m., Mr. Steven Keene purchased the 5,000,000th ticket.