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Author Hayes, Katherine Howlett.

Title Slavery before race : Europeans, Africans, and Indians on Long Island's Sylvester Manor Plantation, 1651-1821 / Katherine Howlett Hayes
Published New York : New York University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource
Series Early American places
Early American places.
Contents Prologue -- Tracing a racialized history -- Convergences -- Building and destroying -- Objects of interaction -- Forgetting to remember, remembering to forget -- Unimagining communities -- Epilogue
Notes Revised version of the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of California, Berkeley, 2008
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Slavery -- New York (State) -- Shelter Island.
African Americans -- New York (State) -- Shelter Island -- History -- To 1863
Indians of North America -- New York (State) -- History.
Plantation life -- New York (State) -- Shelter Island -- History.
Excavations (Archaeology) -- New York (State) -- Shelter Island.
Shelter Island (N.Y.) -- Race relations -- History.
Sylvester Manor Plantation Site (N.Y.)
Shelter Island (N.Y.) -- Antiquities.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0814724698 (electronic bk
9780814724699 (electronic bk