1 Planter (plantation owner); 2 Plantation crops; 3 Plantation architecture and
landscape .... Blassingame, John W. The Slave Community: Plantation Life in the
Most plantation owners took an active part in the operations of the business.
Surely they found time for leisurely activities like hunting, but on a daily basis they
Pinney found the plantation owners and managers in the Caribbean to be a lazy,
money-grabbing bunch. They talked of nothing but sugar, thought of nothing ...
An eyewitness account of life on a Mississippi plantation before the Civil War.
Because he never intended it to be read by others, his diary gives us an
unvarnished view of life on a colonial plantation in the early 18th century. William
Byrd II ...
Everywhere, in all plantation societies, domestic slaves catered for every need of
local owners and managers, White and mixed-race, in their homes. Visitors to ...
The story of life on the slave plantation in the antebellum South has been told,
retold ... wives of prosperous plantation owners belongs to the mythology of the.
Slave Plantations; Life on a Slave Plantation; Trade and Economic activity in the
Slave Plantations; Slave Auctions; The role of the overseer and the owners of ...
Frederick Douglass, from The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, 1845 ...
Plantation owners also exploited the work of skilled slaves, such as ...
African Americans were enslaved on small farms, large plantations, in cities and
... lived together within these parameters, and their lives together took many
forms. ... forget their status as property, no matter how well their owners treated