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Indentured Servitude

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

Indentured servitude, which had appeared in colonial America by 1620, was developed by the Virginia Company as a means to connect the English labor supply to colonial demand. Most hired ...

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Indentured Servitude

Overview page. Subjects: United States History.

Indentured servitude, which had appeared in colonial America by 1620, was developed by the Virginia Company as a means to connect the English labor supply to colonial demand. Most hired ...

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Indentured Servitude

David W. Galenson.

in A Historical Guide to World Slavery

January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 2107 words.

The institution of indentured servitude first appeared in use in mainland North America around 1620. The system, developed by the

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Indentured Servitude

Michael Guasco.

in Atlantic History

P ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: History of the Americas; European History; African History; History; Regional and National History. 8868 words.

Although it most famously appeared during the 17th century as a means for facilitating transatlantic migration and providing labor in England’s early American colonies, indentured servitude...

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Indentured Servitude

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; United States History.

A salient fact about British North America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries was that land and natural resources were

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Indentured Servitude

Michael R. Haines.

in Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619-1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1326 words.

A salient fact about British North America in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries was that land and natural resources were

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Indentured Servitude.

David W. Galenson.

in The Oxford Companion to United States History

January 2001; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: United States History. 465 words.

Indentured servitude, which had appeared in colonial America by 1620, was developed by the Virginia Company as a means

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Indentured Servitude

Erica Armstrong Dunbar.

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History. 1553 words.

Indentured servitude was a form of bound labor common on mainland North America and in the Caribbean from the early

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<span class="smallCaps">Indentured Labor</span>

in The Oxford Encyclopedia of American Business, Labor, and Economic History

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Economic History. 506 words.

Indentured labor or servitude, which had appeared in colonial America by 1620, was developed by the Virginia Company as

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Indian Indentured Servitude in the Atlantic World

Lomarsh Roopnarine.

in Atlantic History

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: History of the Americas; European History; African History; History; Regional and National History. 6477 words.

Between 1838 and 1917, western European governments allowed their planters in the Caribbean to import an estimated 500,000 Indian indentured servants from India to work on their...

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English Indentured Migration: Origins, Destinations, Substitutions

John Wareing.

in Indentured Migration and the Servant Trade from London to America, 1618-1718

December 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Early Modern History (1500 to 1700). 28059 words.

Indentured servitude enabled the migration of a white labour force to the plantations. Bound migrants in the system are identified as Consigned, Exchanged, Redemptioner, and Customary...

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