An Archaeological Study of Rural Capitalism and Material Life

The Gibbs Farmstead in Southern Appalachia, 1790–1920

Authors:

ISBN: 978-0-306-47502-3 (Print) 978-0-306-47917-5 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Theory, Methods, and Historical Context

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-7

      Introduction

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 9-36

      Interpretive Theory and Methods

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 37-70

      History of the Nicholas Gibbs Extended Family

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 71-109

      The Gibbs Farmstead

  2. Archaeology and Material Life

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 111-111

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 113-126

      Archaeological Investigations at the Gibbs Site

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 127-165

      Identifying Continuity and Change in the Domestic Landscape

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 167-195

      Diachronic Trends in Consumerism and the Standard of Living

    5. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 197-223

      Time Sequence Analysis

    6. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 225-269

      Foodways Among the Gibbs Family

    7. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 271-277

      A Southern Appalachian Farm Family Reconsidered