Nassau Plantation

the evolution of a Texas-German slave plantation
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University of North Texas Press , Denton, Tex
Adelsverein -- History, German Americans -- Texas -- History -- 19th century, Slavery -- Texas -- History -- 19th century, Nassau Plantation (Tex.) -- History, Texas -- Colonization -- History -- 19th century, Texas -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century, Germany -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century, Fayette County (Tex.) -- History -- 19th ce
Statementby James C. Kearney.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF395.G3 K436 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23971732M
ISBN 139781574412864
LC Control Number2009047703
OCLC/WorldCa469916739

Nassau Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in northern Fayette County, was a significant part of this story. No one, however, has adequately documented the role of the slave plantation or given a convincing explanation of the Adelsverein from the German point of by: 1.

Nassau Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in northern Fayette County, was a significant part of this story. James C. Kearney has studied a wealth of original source material (much of it in German) to illuminate the history of the plantation and the.

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Texas Books in Review "This well-written, studiously researched book recounts the entire history of Nassau Plantation during the era it existed as a German establishment prior to the Civil War. The narrative is based on a number of German-language sources in addition to a complete survey of county-level : University of North Texas Press.

About the book: Nassau Plantation, located in northern Fayette County near Round Top, Texas, was the first possession of the Society for the Protection of German Emigrants in Texas, a corporation of German nobleman organized and chartered in the Grand Duchy of Nassau in for the purpose of securing a land grant contract with the Republic of Texas and sponsoring emigration to Texas from.

“Nassau Plantation is an absorbing historical chronicle, following the notable deeds of prominent individuals and families of the plantation as well as the plantation’s impact upon Texas society as a whole. A welcome and worthy addition to Texas and German-American history shelves.”—Midwest Book Author: James C.

Kearney. "Nassau Plantation" is a welcomed addition to German-Texan history and should remain the definitive work on the subject for decades to come. Read more. 8 people found this helpful.

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Nassau Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in northern Fayette County, was a significant part of this story. James C. Kearney has studied a wealth of original source material (much of it in German) to illuminate the history of the plantation and the Cited by: 1.

Second, Dr. Schubbert was involved in a deadly shoot-out at Nassau Plantation in October after his dismissal as colonial director, which further discredited him. Third, and most importantly, when Fredericksburg celebrated its fiftieth anniversary inRobert Penninger, a local publisher, brought out a commemorative book of.

The book enjoyed uniformly favorable reviews and the hardcover edition sold out in three years. My first book, Nassau Plantation, opened doors and ushered in a new phase of my life, that of a published author who enjoyed the approbation of his peers.

One thing leads to another. NASSAU Farm, founded inwas on the William Jack league in northeast Fayette County near Round Top. The plantation was owned by the Adelsverein, a society organized by German noblemen to promote immigration to entatives of the society, Count Joseph of Boos-Waldeck and Count Victor of Leiningen, purchased the undeveloped league from Robert Mills on.

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Kearney’s book, Roemer’s “Texas” and Prince Carl’s translated reports to the. JAMES C. KEARNEY currently teaches at the University of Texas in Austin. He is the author of Nassau Plantation; co-editor of Journey to Texas, ; and translator and editor of Friedrichsburg: The Colony of the German STEIN was director and archivist at the Nesbitt Memorial Library in.

Read this book on Questia. In the s an organization of German noblemen, the Mainzner Adelsverein, attempted to settle thousands of German emigrants on the Texas Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in northern Fayette County, was a significant part of this story.

Nassau Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in northern Fayette County, was a significant part of this story.

No one, however, has adequately documented the role of the slave plantation or given a convincing explanation of the Adelsverein from the German point of view. Nota: voli disponibili solo il lunedì, mercoledì e venerdì.

Nota: voli disponibili solo il lunedì e il venerdì. Interests. In the s an organization of German noblemen, the Mainzner Adelsverein, attempted to settle thousands of German emigrants on the Texas frontier.

[Read or Download] Nassau Plantation: The Evolution of a Texas German Slave Plantation Full Books [ePub/PDF/Audible/Kindle] Nassau Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in northern Fayette County, was a. JAMES C. KEARNEY teaches at the University of Texas in Austin and is the author of Nassau Plantation; co-editor of Journey to Texas, ; and translator and editor of Friedrichsburg: The Colony of the German Fürstenverein.

BILL STEIN was director and archivist at. The late Anders Saustrup was one of the foremost experts about German immigration to Texas in the s. He served as Senior Editor of the Handbook of Texas, as well as a historical editor of James Michener’s novel C.

Kearney has published two previous books, Nassau Plantation: The Evolution of a Texas German Slave Plantation and Friedrichsburg: A Novel, which won the.

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Note: Flights available only on Monday & Friday. Interests. Nassau Plantation was a 4, acres ( km 2; sq mi) endeavor purchased by the Adelsverein on January 9,in Fayette County, Texas, near what is now Round Top.A Texas State Historical Marker was installed inMarker Books shelved as plantation: Island Beneath the Sea by Isabel Allende, Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, The Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom, Co.

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Book Reviews North America Nassau Plantation: The Evolution of a Texas German Slave Plantation. By James C. Kearney. Denton: University of North Texas Press, pp., $, paperback, ISBN Thanks in no small part to Frederick Law Olmsted’s famous travel narrative, the Texas Germans have long enjoyed a.

Nassau Plantation, located near modern-day Round Top, Texas, in Northern Fayette County, was a significant part of this story. No one, however, has adequately documented the role of the slave plantation or given a convincing explanation of the Adelsverein from the German point of view.

In the s 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.

Plantation Bar and Grill, Nassau: Address, Plantation Bar and Grill Reviews: //5(32). That logistical crisis figured into "Nassau Plantation." In that book, Kearney closely examines a German-owned slave plantation in northern Fayette County that provisioned the stranded.Get this from a library!

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