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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 783354–356 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.3.354
Published: 01 September 2019
... mostly Amerindian and African labor force. However, he is left mainly with small aggregates of artisans and individual masons and carpenters, their roles presented in schematic outlines within the shadows of the structures they helped to build. By contrast, free people of color emerge from the colonial...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 782167–186 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.2.167
Published: 01 June 2019
...Robin L. Thomas In documenting architecture's history, scholars have frequently overlooked the use of slave labor. In Slavery and Construction at the Royal Palace of Caserta , Robin L. Thomas examines the lives of the slaves who built the palace, begun in 1752 near Naples. Most of the slaves...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2019; 78149–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2019.78.1.49
Published: 01 March 2019
... enslaved laborers nineteenth century Notes 1. “Original Granite Mill of the Graniteville Manufacturing Company,” South Carolina Digital Archive, Gregg-Graniteville Photographic Archive, Gregg-Graniteville Archives Collection, University of South Carolina Aiken, http://digital.tcl.sc.edu/cdm/ref...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2018; 774410–427 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2018.77.4.410
Published: 01 December 2018
..., to a mythos behind this architecture—that of the enslaved who formulated a political space outside the terms of the colonial project, as well as that of the colonizer for whom the very suggestion of a slave insurrection would undermine France's colonial mercantile economy. Minosh takes the Citadelle...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2017; 763277–280 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2017.76.3.277
Published: 01 September 2017
... societies that would alter the shape of domestic labor. 10 The desire to include such actors has pushed us to rethink not only the objectives of the syllabus—what it is that we want our students to learn about the built environment and art—but also its structure and form. We assign scholarship that...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2017; 76163–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2017.76.1.63
Published: 01 March 2017
... labor, the Irish were often derided by Southerners with slaves. See Noel Ignatiev, How the Irish Became White (New York: Dover, 1995), 34–55. 31. Twombly notes that Sullivan became familiar with Hippolyte Taine's writings in high school. Taine's work is noted for its use of the idea of “racial...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2016; 753383–385 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2016.75.3.383
Published: 01 September 2016
... for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage, Brown University. 2. Lucia Stanton, “Those Who Labor for My Happiness”: Slavery at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012). 3. Carl Anthony, “The Big House and the Slave Quarters,” in Cabin, Quarter...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2014; 734609–611 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2014.73.4.609
Published: 01 December 2014
... individual compositions at strategic points to provide distinct vignettes, from framing dramatic views to arranging ideal settings for labor. Each landscape sequence relates to methods of design that were either already prevalent or rising in popularity by the late eighteenth century; the ideals of...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2010; 692284–285 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2010.69.2.284
Published: 01 June 2010
... others have connected this physical change with the rising dependence on the labor of enslaved Africans. "[S]ervitude and social separation . . . utterly transform the appearance and placement of kitchens in the Anglo-American South" (34). As a result, the emergence of the village of outbuildings often...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2008; 67158–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/jsah.2008.67.1.58
Published: 01 March 2008
... compaction, methods of construction, and potential factors contributing to destabi- lization. Chiefly interested in physical quantities, gravita- tional forces, costs, and labor, this body of research has made little attempt to situate the cultural implications of Cointeraux s work inside the constellation...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2006; 653466–471 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/25068315
Published: 01 September 2006
... capital for Heinrich Himmler's so-called Deutsche Erd- und Stein-Werke GmBh, the corporate logo for S S slave-labor camps?loans literally repaid in blood and stone quarried by laborers in the Flossenburg, Mauthausen, and Strutthof camps, destined for Speer's massive archi tectural plans, especially the...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2003; 624490–511 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3592499
Published: 01 December 2003
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2002; 61148–67 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991811
Published: 01 March 2002
... W.E. Burghardt Du Bois, ed., "The Negro American Family," Atlanta University Publications 13 (1908): 51-52. Bois 51 13 Atlanta University Publications 1908 59 W.E. Burghardt Du Bois, "The Negroes of Farmville, Virginia: A Social Study," Bulletin of the Department of Labor, no. 14...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 2000; 594546–548 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/991634
Published: 01 December 2000
... servants over contracted free and independent labor; he was invariably unhappy when forced to hire autonomous workers. The Dazells provide a good sense of the building process. They especially focus on the manner in which labor was orga- nized, the degree to which personalities mattered in completing a...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1994; 533379–382 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/990961
Published: 01 September 1994
... ARCHITECTURAL BIDDABILITY: DOMESTICS IN DO- MESTIC DESIGN Guy P. R. Metraux, York University, Ontario, chair Domestic Design and Water Management in Greek Times, Dora P. Crouch, Santa Paula, California Contested Ground: Domestic Space and Enslaved Labor in the Houses of Antebellum Virginia, Camille Wells...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1993; 523307–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/990837
Published: 01 September 1993
... have been proposed by Wright, such as a house on the brow of a hill or an honest use of materials.23 The Hannas' own distinctive wants are clear, however: the latest "labor-saving devices," relieving them of mundane chores and "leaving time and strength for the more creative aspects of life;" and more...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1989; 484327–350 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/990453
Published: 01 December 1989
... Viollet's historical dialectic comes through most clearly. Greek architecture, for Viollet, is the first instance of an architecture which seeks to free itself from the enslavement to tradition. The static nature of Greek structural principles, however, still reflects a fatalistic vision of the world. In...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1989; 482139–149 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/990352
Published: 01 June 1989
... courses; our Adjunct, our Professors & our most advanced Stu- dents, are pleased to be of some assistance to the citizens of this class, whose labors could one day be of use to us2 The elementary course was intended for individuals destined to hold prominent positions in governmental service. Blondel...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1986; 454358–373 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/990207
Published: 01 December 1986
... master's lodgings will set you half mad for true Christian rooms. I shall expect to see you mullioning your sashes.29 Pugin sent the drawings to Balliol on 8 April.3 Shortly after dispatching them he wrote to Bloxam with final thoughts on the fruits of his labor: 28. Ferrey, Recollections of Pugin, 187. 29...
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Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. 1983; 423305–306 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/989961
Published: 01 October 1983
...-Venturi designs bedevil him. Still, his coverage leaves little to quarrel about. He grits his teeth at unhappy moments, and goes on with his labor of love. For this huge pub- lication is just that, an extraordinary demon- stration of energy poured out for love of the subject. In the face of so much grim...