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British Honduras Plantation Notes

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Identifier: Manuscripts-Collection 50-(30)

Scope and Contents

1866. 17 leaves of notes by an administrator in a calendar journal of daily life on a plantation upriver from Belize. Weather is noted, workers present or sick and their jobs, rations, punishments are mentioned, also flooding, trips to Belize for trading, crops including plantains, rice, pineapples, and corn, such animals as cows, pigs, and chickens, going to the bar, and a Mr. Hamilton, who may be the owner.

Dates

  • 1866

Extent

17 Leaves

Repository Details

Part of the The Latin American Library at Tulane Repository

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