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The Resource Nassau Plantation : the evolution of a Texas-German slave plantation, by James C. Kearney, (electronic resource)

Nassau Plantation : the evolution of a Texas-German slave plantation, by James C. Kearney, (electronic resource)

Label
Nassau Plantation : the evolution of a Texas-German slave plantation
Title
Nassau Plantation
Title remainder
the evolution of a Texas-German slave plantation
Statement of responsibility
by James C. Kearney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the 1840s an organization of German noblemen, the Mainzner Adelsverein, attempted to settle thousands of German emigrants on the Texas frontier. Nassau Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in northern Fayette County, was a significant part of this story. This title highlights the relationship of German emigrants to slavery
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kearney, James C.
Dewey number
976.4/251
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adelsverein
  • German Americans
  • Nassau Plantation (Tex.)
  • Texas
  • Texas
  • Germany
  • Fayette County (Tex.)
  • Slavery
Label
Nassau Plantation : the evolution of a Texas-German slave plantation, by James C. Kearney, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The Adelsverein -- Joseph Graf von Boos-Waldeck -- The plantation -- Germany and Texas in 1843 and 1844 -- The runaways -- Carl Prince of Solms-Braunfels -- Friedrich von Wrede -- Das Herrenhaus -- The plantation and agriculture in Fayette County -- Die Katastrophe -- Otto von Roeder -- Nassau-Rosenberg -- The Adelsverein, the plantation, and slavery -- A clouded title -- Postscript -- Appendix A: Boos-Waldeck purchases -- Appendix B: Bourgeois d'Orvanne inventory -- Appendix C: Other inventories -- Appendix D: Slave inventories -- Appendix D: Proclamation concerning slavery -- Appendix F: Descriptions of the Herrenhaus -- A note on sources and abbreviations
Control code
ocn692327519
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 353 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574413434
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692327519
Label
Nassau Plantation : the evolution of a Texas-German slave plantation, by James C. Kearney, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction -- The Adelsverein -- Joseph Graf von Boos-Waldeck -- The plantation -- Germany and Texas in 1843 and 1844 -- The runaways -- Carl Prince of Solms-Braunfels -- Friedrich von Wrede -- Das Herrenhaus -- The plantation and agriculture in Fayette County -- Die Katastrophe -- Otto von Roeder -- Nassau-Rosenberg -- The Adelsverein, the plantation, and slavery -- A clouded title -- Postscript -- Appendix A: Boos-Waldeck purchases -- Appendix B: Bourgeois d'Orvanne inventory -- Appendix C: Other inventories -- Appendix D: Slave inventories -- Appendix D: Proclamation concerning slavery -- Appendix F: Descriptions of the Herrenhaus -- A note on sources and abbreviations
Control code
ocn692327519
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 353 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781574413434
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)692327519

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