A description of all black denizens of the New Netherland settlement celebrating the Pinkster holiday.

Item

Account of Negroes on the Pinkster Dutch Holiday.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

A description of all black denizens of the New Netherland settlement celebrating the Pinkster holiday.

Subject

An example of cultural assimilation between the colony's black denizens and the Dutch municipality and the white colonists .

Description

An essay description of black people, enslaved or otherwise, participating in the Dutch holiday of celebratory dance and leisure.

Creator

Curtwright, Wesley. Writer's Program, New York City: Negroes of New York Collection.

Source

Image ID. 5493239. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives, and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Account of Negroes on the Pinkster Dutch Holiday." https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ff3ff100-818b-0133-91e5-00505686d14e

Publisher

Writer's Program, New York City: Negroes of New York Collection. Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library.

Date

January 1, 1620/ January 1, 1665.

Contributor

Curtwright, Wesley. Writer's Program (New York, NY).

Rights

Public domain.

Relation

Text, essay.

Format

Internet archive.

Language

English.

Type

Text, essay, document.

Identifier

NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11928496. Writer's Program, New York City: Negroes of New York Collection, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, The New York Public Library. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ff3ff100-818b-0133-91e5-00505686d14e

Coverage

New York, NY, 17th century.

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

Description of Black celebration of Dutch holiday.

Original Format

Paper.

Collection

Citation

Curtwright, Wesley. Writer's Program, New York City: Negroes of New York Collection., “A description of all black denizens of the New Netherland settlement celebrating the Pinkster holiday. ,” Silences of New York History, accessed April 17, 2021, https://silencesofnyhistory.org/items/show/62.

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