Monthly Archives: February 2019

Plantation Shutters: A Brief History

By | 2019-02-05T17:07:42+00:00 February 5th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Plantation shutters tend to evoke an image of the American South, a time when plantations represented wealth and power and their owners controlled the political and cultural landscape. Yet, though these iconic window treatments are named for this controversial institution, their history goes back much further beyond even the founding of the United States. The