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Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
...76°40'W 76°40'W 77°20'W 77°20'W 78°W 78°W 19 °2 0' N 19 °2 0' N 18 °4 0' N 18 °4 0' N 18 °N 18 °N 17 °2 0' N 17 °2 0' N CLARENDON ST. ELIZABETH ST. CATHERINE TRELAWNY ST. ANN PORTLAND ST. THOMAS ST. MARY ST. JAMES MANCHESTER WESTMORELAND HANOVER ST. ANDREW KINGSTON Kingston Spanish Town Montego Bay...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-064
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... that the government almost lost control of the island. They began with a successful strike over wage rates at the Frome sugar factory in Westmoreland in May 1938, which escalated into violence. A few weeks later, Kingston dockworkers struck, while those without work staged ever- larger demonstrations demanding em...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-028
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... insurgency began in Westmoreland a few weeks later. The black combat- ants took advantage of the distraction of British forces by their involvement in the Seven Years War, and built solidarity through their connection as Coromantins or Coromantees (those from the Gold Coast region of West Africa...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-065
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... to the condition, for nobody ever thinking about the workers. I have been working at the port of Kingston during the 1938 disturbances. The disturbances start in Westmoreland at Frome, then come to Kingston. Islington [St. Mary] break out too. People died at Islington, you know. De port shut down. There really...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... their final rite of passage. In 1751 the Anglican rector of Westmoreland Parish wrote to his bishop that to deprive them of their funeral Rites by burning their dead Bodies, seems to Negroes a greater Punishment than Death itself. This is done to Self- Murderers. 2 As late as the final decade of slavery...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-032
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... evidence, as well, of some of the effects of such labour policies on the condition of black women. Beckford s Jamaican properties included estates scattered over the three parishes of Clarendon, Westmoreland and St Ann. Bodles Pen[, which was devoted to cattle raising,] had an expected high proportion...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-034
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
..., Westmoreland, and worked across Jamaica as a national assistant to the Moravian communities. The Moravians were the earliest Christian missionaries to Jamaica. Born part of an Eboe (Igbo) community in what is today Nigeria, he was kidnapped and taken to Jamaica on a slave ship in the early years...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-072
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
.... The first Indian settlements started on the periphery of plantations in Clarendon and Westmoreland in the late 1850s, where 1,399 adults of the 1845 1848 group and their 92 children had settled. By 1861, their numbers had grown to 2,226, including those who had landed here during 1860 1861. More Indian...
... to my editors Ken Wissoker and Pam Morrison for their expert care and for smoothing the process of putting the book into shape, and to Cherie Westmoreland for working my photo- graphs into such a wonderful cover design. Both I and Duke University Press acknowledge and thank Rosalind Wil- liams...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-135
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
..., 143 146 Blue Hole estate (St. James), 175 Bob (Esher estate), 119 Bodles Pen (St. Catherine), 118, 120 Bog estate (Westmoreland), 119 Bogle, Paul, 160, 181, 182 184 Bolívar, Simón, 293 294 Bolt, Usain, 365, 483 485 Bongos (non-Maroons), 71, 72 73 Bonny (African port), 78 80 Bounty Killer (Rodney Price...
Published: 20 September 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478005124-007
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0512-4
... the project is completed. One problem figure 7.2 Ghost crab at Smyrna Dunes Park in Florida. Beach nourishment kills such animals, and the species may not recover for several years. Photo by Andrea Westmoreland, Flikr. 74 · Chapter Seven with these sand depressions was illustrated off Grand Isle, Louisiana...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-014
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-057
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
Book Chapter

By Thuy Linh Nguyen Tu
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013136-010
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1313-6
... sense caused by, 19 20; as mindset, 19; residual of in women s bodies, 26 wasting syndrome, 40 water, contaminated, 42, 98, 144 45, 152 Weaver, Robert E., 116f weed killers, 69, 70 Western Medical Institute of Research, 101 2, 107 Westmoreland, William, 128 Where War Has Passed (documentary), 139 white...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013099-029
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1309-9
... of the effects of such labour policies on the condition of black women. Beckford s Jamaican properties included estates scattered over the three parishes of Clarendon, Westmoreland and St Ann. Bodles Pen[, which was devoted to cattle raising,] had an expected high proportion of workers engaged in the care...
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385042-103
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2
.... During his residence there he married Miss Elizabeth Orr, daughter of the late James Orr, Esq., a ruling elder in the Presbyterian Church of that place. Soon after their marriage, they removed to Greensburg, Westmoreland County, Pa., but remained only a short time, when they changed their place...
Book Chapter

By Deborah A. Thomas
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007449-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0744-9
Published: 19 March 2021
DOI: 10.1215/9781478013136-005
EISBN: 978-1-4780-1313-6
Book Chapter

By Deborah A. Thomas
Published: 08 November 2019
DOI: 10.1215/9781478007449-003
EISBN: 978-1-4780-0744-9
Series: Archives of empire ;
Published: 10 December 2003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8504-2