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v Co n t en t s Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ix introduCtion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 1 the honduran LiBeraL reforms and the rise of West indian migration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 2 honduran immigration LegisLation and the rise of anti–West indian sentiment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 3 Countering the “BLaCk invasion”: The Intellectual Response to West Indian Immigration . . . . . . . . . 54 4 West indian CuLturaL retention and Community formation on the north Coast . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74 5 an imagined Citizenry: The Racial Realities of British Identity among West Indians in Honduras . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 97 6 eradiCating the BLaCk PeriL: The Deportation of West Indian Workers from Tela and Trujillo, Honduras, 1930–1939 . . . . 115 ePiLogue . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 136 notes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 145 Bibliography . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171 Index . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 195 Map of fruit companies on the North Coast of Honduras appears on page 28. This page intentionally left blank vii tA B le s 1.1 Documented West Indians on the north Coast, 1887–1935 . . . . . 21 1.2 Investment of the United states in Honduran Agriculture and Mining Industries, 1897–1950 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25 2.1 Crimes Committed by West Indians in trujillo, Department of Colón, 1934 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44 2.2 Crimes Committed by West Indians in Puerto Cortés, Department of Cortés, 1934 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 45 2.3 People Found Guilty of Crimes by the Police, 1933–1934 . . . . . . 47 3.1 Population on the north Coast of Honduras, 1926 . . . . . . . . . . . . 61 3.2 Population on the north Coast of Honduras, 1930 . . . . . . . . . . . 64 3.3 West Indian versus total Black Population on the north Coast, 1930 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 65 3.4 tela Railroad Company employees by nationality, 1928 . . . . . . 69 4.1 occupations of the Congregation of the Church of the Holy trinity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 82 This page intentionally left blank ...

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ISBN
9780807137482
Related ISBN
9780807135570
MARC Record
OCLC
659500453
Pages
216
Launched on MUSE
2013-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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