2013

Tales of Gotham, Historical Archaeology, Ethnohistory and Microhistory of New York City

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-5271-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-5272-0 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xx

  2. New Amsterdam: Americans and Europeans

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-6

      New Amsterdam: Americans and Europeans, Historical Background

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      Pages 7-30

      Penhawitz and Wampage and the Seventeenth-Century World They Dominated

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      Pages 31-55

      A Manhattan Hortus Medicus?: Healing Herbs in Seventeenth-Century New Amsterdam

  3. Dutch Women in an English Colony

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 57-57

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      Pages 59-63

      Dutch Women in an English Colony, Historical Background

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      Pages 65-88

      Sara Roelofse, Matron of New Amsterdam

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      Pages 89-104

      Maria and Alida: Two Dutch Women in the English Hudson Valley

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      Pages 105-123

      Ann Elizabeth Staats Schuyler, an Eighteenth-Century Woman Who Helped Shape Manhattan

  4. Africans in New York

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-131

      Africans in New York, Historical Background

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      Pages 133-158

      The African Burial Ground in the Age of Revolution: A Landscape in Transition

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      Pages 159-178

      HW: Epitaph for a Working Man

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      Pages 179-201

      Finding Pinkster: The Ethnoarchaeology of Dancing in the Street

  5. Merchants, Craftsmen, and Working Men

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 203-203

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      Pages 205-210

      Merchants Craftsmen and Working Men, Historical Background

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      Pages 211-224

      The Van Voorhis Family: Artisans in Post-Colonial New York City

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      Pages 225-247

      John Zuricher, Stone Cutter, and His Imprint on the Religious Landscape of Colonial New York

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      Pages 249-263

      Wiert Valentine: Cartman of New York City Politics, Food and Drink in Early Republican New York

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      Pages 265-283

      Evidence of Public Celebrations and Feasting: Politics and Agency in Late Eighteenth-Early Nineteenth Century New York

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      Pages 285-312

      Place and Memory on the City Streets: The Revolutionary War Childhood of New York’s Artisan-Mayor, Stephen Allen

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      Pages 313-325

      Public Life, Personal Grief: The Contrasting Existence of a Nineteenth Century New York Family

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      Pages 327-348

      Anthony Van Arsdale Winans: New York Merchant, and His Daughter—The Canary of Lago Maggiore

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 349-369