About the project: “Black Loyalist is a repository of historical data about the African American loyalist refugees who left New York between April and November 1783 and whose names are recorded in the Book of Negroes. In this first stage, the site concentrates on providing biographical and demographic information for the largest cohort, about 1000 people from Norfolk Virginia and surrounding counties.” Explore the project: Black … Continue reading DIGITAL: Black Loyalist
From 2011, Cassandra Pybus on using The Book of Negroes and the digital resource Black Loyalists:
via University of Illinois Press:
Raushauna Johnson. Slavery’s Metropolis: Unfree Labor in New Orleans during the Age of Revolutions. Oxford University Press, 2016.
via Oxford University Press: Continue reading “BOOK: Johnson on Slavery’s Metropolis “
Dominique Rogers and Stewart King. “Housekeepers, Merchants, Rentières: Free Women of Color in the Port Cities of Saint-Domingue, 1750-1790.” In Women in Port: Gendering Communities, Economies, and Social Networks in Atlantic Port Cities, 1500-1800, edited by Douglas Catterall and Jody Campbell, 357–98. BRILL, 2012.
Ana Lucia Araujo of Howard University has announced the program of the slavery seminar at Howard University.
Via Ana Lucia Araujo on Facebook:
Pedro Welch, Slave Society in the City: Bridgetown Barbados, 1680-1834. Kingston; Miami; Oxford: Ian Randle Publishers, 2003.
On the book:
Elsa Barraza Mendoza writes: Continue reading “Mendoza on Country Marks on Enslaved Africans in Brazil “
via the Library of Congress:
Jessica Marie Johnson writes: Continue reading “Johnson on Sex, Blood, and Belonging in the Early Republic | @AAIHS “