EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals.
EVERYDAY FREE SHIPPING on $25 & up - Excludes marketplace items & rentals
Search
Sampling Many Pots

Sampling Many Pots - 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0813028248

Cover of Sampling Many Pots 05 (ISBN 978-0813028248)
ISBN13: 978-0813028248
ISBN10: 0813028248
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 05
Publisher: University Press of Florida
Published: 2005
International: No

USED
Sold Out
FREE Shipping on $25+
  • Check back soon!
  • 30-Day Returns
  • Condition: Very Good
Sold Out
new
Sold Out
FREE Shipping on $25+
  • Check back soon!
  • 30-Day Returns
  • Condition: New
Sold Out
More Shipping Options

Sampling Many Pots - 05 edition

ISBN13: 978-0813028248

Laurie A. Wilkie

ISBN13: 978-0813028248
ISBN10: 0813028248
Cover type:
Edition/Copyright: 05
Publisher: University Press of Florida

Published: 2005
International: No
+ More info
Summary

The enslaved population of Clifton Plantation was an early 19th-century cultural m lange including native Africans, island-born Creoles, and African-American slaves brought by the owners from the American South as part of the Loyalist resettlement. This study of the multi-ethnic African community explores the diverse ways that members of this single plantation community navigated the circumstances of enslavement and negotiated the construction of New World identities within their families and with their neighbors.

Focusing on the household and community levels of social integration at Clifton Plantation, New Providence, Bahamas, from 1812 to1833, this study employs a variety of evidence to reconstruct not only the structures and artifacts of the plantation but the identities and lives of the individuals who used them. Not only do we know the names, ages, origins, spouses, children, and kinfolk of most of the inhabitants, but the study provides additional detail about their jobs, work schedules, rewards and punishments, material culture, and religious belief systems. Drawing upon archaeological evidence from a tightly controlled excavation of the site, historical data on the plantation, its owner, and the enslaved and free Africans and African Americans residing there, and ethnographic data from West Africa, the Caribbean, and North America, this volume provides a remarkably detailed picture of the lives of the plantation's enslaved and indentured residents.
Utilizing the detailed contextual data, the authors are able to trace changes in the culture and identities of the individual residents over the two decades of their community's existence. In so doing, Wilkie and Farnsworth demonstrate just how much more can be understood about the lives of enslaved peoples in the New World through this kind of community study.
List price: $0.00
  • Marketplace
  • From
More Shipping Options