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Jamaica in 1850

or, The Effects of Sixteen Years of Freedom on a Slave Colony

by John Bigelow

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Published by University of Illinois Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Cultural studies,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Africa,
  • Jamaica,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • Slavery,
  • History / Caribbean & West Indies,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • United States - Civil War,
  • 19th century,
  • Blacks,
  • Description and travel,
  • Economic conditions

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRobert J. Scholnick (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9645000M
    ISBN 100252073274
    ISBN 109780252073274

    The Book Jungle Jamaica Caribbean Integrated Readers Workbook 5 [] -. By , the Brooklyn and Jamaica Railroad company had completed a line to Jamaica. In , the former Kings Highway (now Jamaica Avenue) became the Brooklyn and Jamaica Plank Road, complete with toll gate. In , tracks were laid for a horsecar line, and 20 Area codes: , , , and

      Uncovering Jamaica’s Jewish Past. Sun, Sand, & Cemeteries According to our book, in , a Jamaican named Joseph Da Silva bequeathed money for iron gates and an enclosing wall, a . Blue book of Roxbury, containing lists of the leading residents, societies, churches, street directory and map of Roxbury - Genealogy Gophers. Cambridge (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library. Charlestown (Massachusetts) city directories Family History Library. City Directories in the U.S. (includes Roxbury , , , , , , , ,

      Plantation Jamaica Capital and Control in a Colonial Economy. By B. W. Higman (Kingston, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, xiv plus pp.). Accusations of fraud and mismanagement have long been levelled at the plantation attorneys responsible for running estates and plantations on behalf of nonresident landowners. in this journalAuthor: S.D. Smith.


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The power of these arguments made John Bigelow's Jamaica in a crucially important document in the American antislavery struggle both in America and Britain. Robert J. Scholnick's introduction places the book within transnational debates about Emancipation, slavery, colonialism, and economic development in the antebellum period and Cited by: The power of these arguments made John Bigelow's Jamaica in a crucially important document in the American antislavery struggle both in America and Britain.

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Title Variants: Alternative: Effects of sixteen years of freedom on a slave colony Alternative: Jamaica in By. Bigelow, John, William C. Bryant & Co., printer. Jamaica in Bigelow, John, The prohibition against marriage extended to whites as well as to blacks.

A book-keeper or overseer perilled his situation by marrying without the consent of the attorney or proprietor; and usually it was vain to solicit any such concurrence. To the present day difficulties are occasionally.

The Caribbean island of Jamaica was inhabited by the Arawak tribes prior to the arrival of Columbus in Early inhabitants of Jamaica named the land "Xaymaca", meaning "Land of wood and water ". The Spanish enslaved the Arawak, who were so ravaged by their conflict with the Europeans and by foreign diseases that nearly the entire native population was extinct by   Plantation Jamaica, book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Plantation Jamaica analyses the important but neglected role /5. Jamaica, island country of the West Indies. It is the third largest island in the Caribbean Sea, after Cuba and Hispaniola. Jamaica is about miles ( km) long and varies from 22 to 51 miles (35 to 82 km) wide.

The national capital is Kingston. Learn more about Jamaica in this article. Robert J. Scholnick's introduction places the book within transnational debates about Emancipation, slavery, colonialism, and economic development in the antebellum period and considers its powerful impact in furthering the anti-slavery a in (Paperback)Brand: John Bigelow.

Voyage to Jamaica, Jan-Mar Names Bigelow, John, (Creator) Collection. John Bigelow papers, Diaries, Dates / Origin Date Created: - Library locations Manuscripts and Archives Division Shelf locator: MssCol Topics Jamaica Genres Diaries Type of Resource Text Languages English Identifiers.

JAMAICA IN by John Bigelow, Excerpts ECONOMIC CONDITIONS _____ ESTATES ABANDONED OR DEPRECIATED. Since the yearwhen the British Slave Emancipation Act was passed, the real estate of the island has been rapidly depreciating in value, and its productiveness has been steadily diminishing to its present comparatively ruinous standard.

An opponent of slavery in the years leading up to the Civil War, Bigelow travelled to Jamaica in to study the island’s economics following the abolition of slavery. His book soundly repudiated the assertion that freed slaves were incapable of self-governance and is still considered an authoritative analysis.

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This study provides the most comprehensive account to date of public health in Jamaica in the post-emancipation colonial Brand: UWI Press. Get this from a library. Public health in Jamaica, neglect, philanthropy and development. [Margaret Jones] -- "This study provides the most comprehensive account to date of public health in Jamaica in the post-emancipation colonial period to the onset of the Second World War.

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Meticulous research based on a variety of sources, including the attorneys' letters, plantation papers and slave registration records, provides rich quantitative and literary data.Table of Contents for Jamaica inor, The effects of sixteen years of freedom on a slave / John Bigelow ; with an introduction by Robert J.

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