Communities and Families: Family Life and Living Conditions in Eighteenth Century Louisbourg

Authors

  • Kenneth Donovan Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Park in Nova Scotia

Abstract

This paper examines the nature of dwelling interiors on lie Royale during the first half of the eighteenth century. It explains, among other things, how Louisbourg families coped with the relatively cramped living conditions of their homes. Résumé L'auteur étudie l'intérieur des habitations dans l'île Royale pendant la première moitié du XVUle siècle. Il explique, entre autres choses, comment les familles de Louisbourg s'accommodaient de l'espace relativement restreint dans lequel elles vivaient.

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Published

1982-06-06

How to Cite

Donovan, Kenneth. 1982. “Communities and Families: Family Life and Living Conditions in Eighteenth Century Louisbourg”. Material Culture Review 15 (June). https://journals.lib.unb.ca/index.php/MCR/article/view/17115.

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Section

Interior Forms - Interior Functions