Sources

About the Project Author
Neal D. Polhemus is a PhD candidate in history at the University of South Carolina. His research interests include the history of the trans-Atlantic slave trade, the African Diaspora, and slavery in the British Caribbean.

Editorial Contributor
Thomas Little, Emory & Henry College  
Arlin C. Migliazzo, Whitworth University
Amanda R. Mushal, The Citadel: Military College of South Carolina

Additional Credits
Special thanks to the Charleston Museum Archives and the South Carolina Historical Society for providing access to archival materials for this online exhibition.

Sources
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Calhoun, Jeanne A., Martha A. Zierden and Elizabeth A. Paysinger. “The Geographic Spread of Charleston’s Mercantile Community, 1732-1767.” The South Carolina Historical Magazine 86, no. 3 (1985): 182–220.

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Conveyance Books, 1719-1776. South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina.  

Court of Common Pleas. Judgment Rolls, 1703-1790. South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina.

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DeSaussure, Poyas and Company, Accounts, 1770-1779. South Caroliniana Library, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina.  

Easterby, J. H., R. Nicholas Olsberg and Terry W. Lipscomb, eds. The Journal of the Commons House of Assembly. Columbia, South Carolina: Historical Commission of South Carolina, 1951.

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Hamer, Philip C., James Taylor and David R. Chesnutt, eds. The Papers of Henry Laurens. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 1968.

Hirsch, Arthur Henry. The Huguenots of Colonial South Carolina. Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1928.

Hodson, Christopher. The Acadian Diaspora: An Eighteenth-Century History. Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 2012.

Holcomb, Brent, ed. Petitions for Land from the South Carolina Council Journals. Columbia, South Carolina: South Carolina Magazine of Ancestral Research, 1996.

Inventories and Estate Records, Volume R (1753-1756). South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina.

Manigault, E. L., and H. F. Prioleau, eds. Register of South Carolina Huguenots: Partial Listing of 81 Refugee Families. Edited collection, Piedmont, California, 2007.

Marsh, Ben. “Silk Hopes in Colonial South Carolina.” The Journal of Southern History 78, no. 4 (2012): 807.

McMillin, James A. The Final Victims: Foreign Slave Trade to North America, 1783-1810. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 2004.

Meriwether, Robert Lee. The Expansion of South Carolina, 1729-1765. Kingsport, Tennessee: Southern Publishers, 1940. 

Migliazzo, Arlin C. To Make This Land Our Own: Community, Identity, and Cultural Adaptation in Purrysburg Township, South Carolina, 1732-1865. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 2007.

Moore, Caroline T., and Agatha Aimar Simmons, eds. Abstracts of the Wills of the State of South Carolina, 1670 1740. Charleston, South Carolina: R.L Bryan Company, 1960. 

Nash, R. C. “South Carolina Indigo, European Textiles, and the British Atlantic Economy in the Eighteenth Century.” The Economic History Review 63, no. 2 (2010): 362–392.

Nash, R. C. “Colonial South Carolina's rice industry and the Atlantic economy: patterns of trade, shipping, and growth, 1715-1775.” In Money, Trade, and Power: The Evolution of Colonial South Carolina’s Plantation Society, edited by Jack P. Greene, Rosemary Brana-Shute, and Randy J. Sparks. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 2001.

Oatis, Steven J. A Colonial Complex: South Carolina’s Frontiers in the Era of the Yamassee War 1680-1730. Lincoln, Nebraska and London, England: University of Nebraska Press, 2004.

Olwell, Robert. Masters, Slaves and Subjects: The Culture of Power in the South Carolina Low Country 1740-1790. Ithaca, New York: Cornell University Press, 1998.

Public Treasurer Journal, Volume B, 1748-1765. South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia, South Carolina.

Rowland, Lawrence S., Alexander Moore, and George C. Rogers, eds. The History of Beaufort County, South Carolina. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 1996.

The South Carolina Gazette. Charlestown, South Carolina, 1732.

Van Ruymbeke, Bertrand. From New Babylon to Eden: The Huguenots and Their Migration to Colonial South Carolina. Columbia, South Carolina: University of South Carolina Press, 2006.

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Links
The Charleston Museum
www.charlestonmuseum.org

The South Carolina Historical Society
www.southcarolinahistoricalsociety.org

Voyages Database: The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database
www.slavevoyages.org