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The manor : three centuries at a slave plantation on Long Island / Mac Griswold.

Griswold, Mac K., (author.).

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Chester - Lewisville Branch 974.7 GRI (Text) 35301003096402 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780374266295
  • Physical Description: xiv, 461 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : genealogical table, illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Proprietors of Sylvester Manor Since 1651 -- The Discovery -- Living with the Indians -- Amsterdam -- The Other Island : Barbados -- Nathaniel's Middle Passage -- Before the Whirlwind -- The World Turns Upside Down -- Time of Longing -- Where They Lived -- How They Lived -- In the Ground -- "Oppression upon the Mind" -- Quaker Martyrs, Quaker Peace -- "A Duchman in his Hartt" -- "Children of the Founders" -- Illusion and Reality -- The Doors -- Family and Slavery -- Summer Colony -- Ladies of the Manor.
Subject: Sylvester Manor Plantation Site (N.Y.)
Slavery > New York (State) > Long Island > History.
Plantations > New York (State) > Long Island > History.
Plantation life > New York (State) > Long Island > History.
Excavations (Archaeology) > New York (State) > Long Island.
Shelter Island (N.Y.) > History.
Long Island (N.Y.) > History.
Plantation owners > New York (State) > Long Island > Biography.
Long Island (N.Y.) > Biography.

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