Natchez Antiques Forum
November 1-3, 2018
"Aged to Perfection"
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2018
Registration opens at Natchez Pilgrimage Tours Main Street Location. Guests may register at the first event they attend
Platinum Sponsors’Lunch at Choctaw Hall
Natchez Artisans - The Silversmiths of Natchez
Cherokee – collection of George MacPhersonSilver
Pleasant Hill – collection of Emile Profilet Silver
Welcome Reception "Fiddles, Fire and Fermentation" King’s Tavern ca.1789 an evening of fiddle music, a wood-fired farm to table dinner with craft cocktails and a tour of Natchez’s own, Charboneau distillery.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2018 "AGED TO PERFECTION"
Friday, November 2
8:00 a.m. Registration
9:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:15 a.m. "Aged to Perfection: The Story of the Vine and Olive"
Daniel Fate Brooks
Director, retired, Arlington
10:00 a.m. "Our Spirited Ancestors: The
Decorative Arts of Drink in the Early South"
Daniel Kurt Ackermann
Museum of Early Southern
Old Salem Museum and Gardens
Winston-Salem, North Carolina
11:00 a.m. Coffee
11:30 a.m. "Everything Old is New Again:
Historicism in 19th Century Fashion"
Kristen Miller Zohn
Executive Director of the
Costume Society of America
Curator of Collections and
Lauren Rogers Museum
12:30 p.m. Lunch
2:00 p.m. "Collecting Art at the
Smithsonian: From America's Attic to the Temple of Invention"
Crawford Alexander Mann lll
Curator of Prints and Drawings
Smithsonian American Art
3:00 p.m. "Killdevil, Tafia, Rum: “Four Centuries of History in a Glass"
author, editor, contributing, columnist
New Orleans, Louisiana
6:30 p.m. "Gala Supper ~ Natchez Style"
Saturday, November 3
9:00 a.m. "Elegance and Entertainment
at Georgia's Old Goverors Mansion"
Matthew S. Davis
Georgia's Old Governor's
10:00 a.m. Coffee
10:30 a.m “Natchez Style” Architecture, Decorative Arts and Entertaining
William Bradley. Regina Charboneau, Bridget Green
11:30 a.m. Concluding Remarks
11:45 a.m. Lunch on your own
2:00-4:00 p.m. Tour Early Natchez
Williamsburg circa1830 Oak Hill circa1835