Hidden Lives / Edition 1

Hidden Lives / Edition 1

by Barbara J. Heath
     
 

ISBN-10: 0813918677

ISBN-13: 9780813918679

Pub. Date: 05/01/1999

Publisher: University of Virginia

Like Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest offers a significant archaeological view of slave life at the turn of the nineteenth century in rural Virginia. Hidden Lives recreates the daily lives of slaves at Jefferson's second home from 1773 until 1812.  See more details below

Overview

Like Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's Poplar Forest offers a significant archaeological view of slave life at the turn of the nineteenth century in rural Virginia. Hidden Lives recreates the daily lives of slaves at Jefferson's second home from 1773 until 1812.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813918679
Publisher:
University of Virginia
Publication date:
05/01/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
1Introduction1
2Finding "The Old Plantation"4
3The Enslaved Community at Poplar Forest9
4Excavations at the Quarter Site27
5The Material World of Slavery47
6Conclusions65
Notes69
Bibliography73
Illustration Credits77
Index79

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