Oak Alley Plantation

Teamster/ Laborer

   
 
                                       
                                        In observance of Mardi Gras,    
            The historic grounds & exhibits will be closed on Tuesday, February 25, 2020.  
                            We will resume normal business hours on Wednesday. 
                                     Have a happy and safe Mardi Gras. 
 
 
 
 

 

Teamster/ Laborer

Teamster/ Laborer

Teamster is someone who drives a team of oxen, horses, mules, or other groups of animals. They might also aid in guiding the plow.

Laborer, a term used to encompase a large number of varied duties. A main component of their duties was making sure the irragation and drainage canals for the sugarcane crop were clear. 

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