Author: Patrick E. Brady

Patrick E. Brady is a PhD candidate in history at the University of Iowa. He holds an MA in history (‘18) from the University of Iowa and a BA in history (Delta Upsilon, ‘17) from Northern Illinois University. He currently serves as Treasurer of the Graduate History Society at the University of Iowa.

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Loyalist Slave-Owning Refugees in Postwar Jamaica

The two forces of paternalism and slavery shaped the lives of Loyalist slaveowners in the postwar British Empire. Historians rarely connect these forces in attempts to understand the relationship between refugees, colonial hosts, and British officials. In the postwar era, British officials treated Loyalists as an itinerant population to resettle to aid imperial expansion. In […]

by Patrick E. Brady