Kennan Fountain 5th Ave and Market Streets
One of the oldest remaining examples of an urban slave quarters in America.
Fireplace in the slave quarters.
19th century graffiti in the privy.
Upstairs in the slave quarters, not open to visitors.
In the old days, the size of a privy or outhouse determined your status in the community. The Bellamy privy was very fancy being inside the slave quarters they had 6 holes. The privy would be emptied every six months or so. You can image the smell for the poor folks living above.