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Items and Projects tagged as Slavery-Caribbean (Eighteenth Century):

Clara, The Narrative of Clara: In The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies, Edwards (1793)

William Bond X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractClara’s narrative was published within a footnote (62-3 of Volume II) in Bryan Edwards’s History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies. The footnote also includes another […]

Edwards, Bryan, History Civil and Commercial of the British Colonies in the West Indies (1793) Vol1

William Bond X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractBryan Edwards (1743-1800) born in England, Edwards moved to Jamaica in 1759, where he  inherited and owned seven Jamaican plantations. He entered politics and served in the Jamaican Parliament for […]

Edwards, Bryan, History Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West Indies (1798)

ecdaTeam X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractBryan Edwards (1743-1800) born in England, Edwards moved to Jamaica in 1759, where he inherited and owned seven Jamaican plantations. He entered politics and served in the Jamaican Parliament for many […]

Grainger, James, West India Diseases (1764)

David Medina X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractFirst published in London of 1764, in “An Essay on the Common west-India Diseases and the Remedies” James Grainger argues that those responsible for the management of slaves “treat them […]

Grainger, James, West India Diseases (1802)

David Medina X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractJames Grainger, a Scottish born doctor, poet, and translator, published “An Essay on the Common west-India Diseases; and the remedies which that country itself produces. To which are added, some […]

Great Britain Board of Trade, Report of the Lords of the Committee of Council, 11th of February 1788 (1789) Part1

Liz Polcha X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe British Board of Trade, formerly the Lords Commissioners of Trade and Plantations, delivered this report to the British House of Commons as “the outcome of the first parliamentary enquiry […]

Great Britain Board of Trade, Report of the Lords of the Committee of Council, 11th of February 1788 (1789) Part2

Liz Polcha X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe British Board of Trade, formerly the Lords Commissioners of Trade and Plantations, delivered this report to the British House of Commons as “the outcome of the first parliamentary enquiry […]

Great Britain Board of Trade, Report of the Lords of the Committee of Council, 11th of February 1788 (1789) Part3

Liz Polcha X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe British Board of Trade, formerly the Lords Commissioners of Trade and Plantations, delivered this report to the British House of Commons as “the outcome of the first parliamentary enquiry […]

Long, Edward, History of Jamaica (1774) vol1

Dania Dwyer X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractFirst published by T. Lowndes in London in 1774, Edward Long’s (1734–1813) History of Jamaica is a thorough work of Caribbean historiography. Written based on the twelve years (1757-1769) Long […]

Olaudah, Equiano, The Interesting Narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano (1793)

Max Dodge-Harkins X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe Interesting Narrative of Olaudah Equiano was first published in 1789 by Equiano himself and was funded through a subscriber method, which entails buyers purchasing the book before it was […]

Olaudah, Equiano, The Interesting Narrative of the life of Olaudah Equiano (1794)

Max Dodge-Harkins X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractThe Interesting Narrative of Olaudah Equiano was first published in 1789 by Equiano himself and was funded through a subscriber method, which entails buyers purchasing the book before it was […]

Sessarakoo, William, The Royal African (1749)

ecdaTeam X Close ecda : : bookmarks Manage your ecda bookmarks and bookmark collections. You need to Login or Register to bookmark/favorite this content. AbstractFirst Published in London in 1749, The Royal Prince is supposedly the account of William Ansah Sessarakoo’s life. Born into a royal family in Annamaboe (modern-day Ghana), Sessarakoo was sent by […]

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