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The sugar industry on St. Croix

Title
The sugar industry on St. Croix / Karen C. Thurland.
Author
Thurland, Karen C. (Karen Christine),
Publication
Bloomington, IN : AuthorHouse, 2014.

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Description
xi, 233 pages : illustrations, photographs; 24 cm
Alternative Title
Sugar industry on Saint Croix
Subjects
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233).
Contents
Historical overview -- Edgar M. Iles -- sugar cane farmer -- Edwardo George -- sane cutter -- Georgiana Clarke -- cook for VICORP camps -- Agapito Ramos -- cane cutter -- Rosendo Rivera Gomez -- cane loader -- Sam "Old Timer" Garnett -- cane cutter -- James "JJ" Joseph -- cane cutter -- Women in the sugar industry -- George Henry -- truck driver for Diamond Distillery -- Fritz Tutein -- engineer at Bethlehem Factory -- Vincent Doward -- electrician at Bethlehem -- Hortense Milligan Rowe -- accountant at VICORP -- Lauritz Blackwood -- IBM Supervisor at VICORP -- Lemuel Smithen -- sugar cane farmer -- Glossary.
Call Number
Sc E 15-1459
ISBN
  • 9781452052243
  • 1452052247
  • 9781452052250
  • 1452052255
  • 9781452052267 (canceled/invalid)
  • 1452052263 (canceled/invalid)
LCCN
2014507876
OCLC
880237940
Author
Thurland, Karen C. (Karen Christine), author.
Title
The sugar industry on St. Croix / Karen C. Thurland.
Publisher
Bloomington, IN : AuthorHouse, 2014.
Type of Content
text
Type of Medium
unmediated
Type of Carrier
volume
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-233).
Summary
Study of sugar industry in St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands which spanned from its earliest settlements to the mid-20th century with focus on the later period and the industry's decline as the economic determinant that influenced the social and cultural fiber of the island.
Local Subject
Black author.
Added Title
Sugar industry on Saint Croix
Research Call Number
Sc E 15-1459
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