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"This is a great place for learning . . . a great story of people who were determined, who became, in their own right, prominent people," Jackie Whitmore
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Erected by the Congregation and the United Family Reunion, 2002


Mt. Pleasant was founded August 12, 1867. The church was the place of worship for all the slaves in the Fort Motte Community; historical landmark.

For the forgotten African-American dead

Adebunmi Gbadebo

creates art from organic materials, like soil taken from her enslaved ancestors’ grave sites on the True Blue plantation.

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