From Calabar to Carter's Grove / Edition 1

From Calabar to Carter's Grove / Edition 1

by Walsh, Lorena S. Walsh, Lorena S.
     
 

The history of a Virginia slave communitySee more details below

Overview

The history of a Virginia slave community

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813920405
Publisher:
University of Virginia
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Colonial Williamsburg Studies in Chesapeake History and Culture Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
List of Tables
Foreword
Preface
Introduction1
IThe York-Gloucester Branch22
IIThe Africans53
IIIThe Africans at Carter's Grove81
IVThe Joining of the Two Groups109
VA New Creole Generation and a New Culture134
VIThe Contours of Daily Living171
VIIMoving West204
Conclusion220
App. 1Bacon and Burwell Slaves, 1692-1719228
App. 2Burwell Family Slaves, 1714-1814232
App. 3The Formation and Dispersal of Branches of the Carter's Grove Slave Community265
Notes267
Bibliography of Primary Sources315
Suggestions for Further Reading321
Index323

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