良性力量?- 商人的户家学会

Shielded by their Royal Charter of 1552, the Society of Merchant Venturers (SMV) helped shape Bristol’s past and present, but will they shape the city’s future? Regarded today as the doyen of Bristol’s charities, this undemocratic, unelected club for wealthy business(men), is guardian to a goodly proportion of Bristol’s schools and university, presenting itself as an innocuous force for good. Others are convinced that the SMV are outdated and outmoded. The Charter was granted at the time of a […]

历史步行1:沃勒斯坦到Colston和Sinews的奴隶制

废除步行

开始和留下在M棚的前面。Our first stop will be outside of the Merchant Venturers’ Almshouses (at the Broad Quay end of King Street), where the Merchant Venturers successfully petitioned for Bristol’s involvement in the ‘African Trade’ in 1698. We will cross Queen Square to Redcliffe Street and on to the Seven Stars. This will feature Abolitionists Thomas Clarkson, Wulfstan and the Quakers. On into Castle Park and Colston’s sugar refinery, past All Saints (where Edward […]

Edward Colston'纠正'牌匾

消毒一个不舒服的历史

Colston在布里斯托尔中心的雕像。金博宝亚洲体育
介绍一年前的项目是在布里斯托尔市中心的Edward Colston雕像上进行研究,设计和安装一个“纠正”牌匾。金博宝亚洲体育它是由布里斯托尔市议会的主要历史环境官员的发起者所宣称,新版本需要停止雕像因未经授权的“抗议金博宝亚洲体育斑块”而损坏。在过去几年中,其中一些已经修复了雕像,并被布里斯托尔市议会删除。金博宝亚洲体育它 […]

Joshua Fitch和Colston的女孩的学校

商人尚不想要的学校......

介绍2017年11月11日Colston的女子学校(CGS)宣布,尽管他们与Edward Colston的协会,但是从跨大西洋奴隶贸易中组织和获利的布里斯托尔·哥斯州的协会,他们将不会改变学校的名称。金博宝亚洲体育COLSTON是一名主要投资者,经理,然后是皇家非洲公司(RAC)的副州长,在十七世纪举行了对西非奴隶贸易的垄断。]在COLSTON的时候管理然后领导[...]

爱德华Colston研究论文#2

The Royal African Company and Edward Colston (1680-92)

简介本研究文章是对皇家非洲公司(RAC)的审查,以及作为投资者和高管的组织内的Edward Colston(第1636 D.1721)的作用。这历史以前没有以前以这种形式整理,因为Colston仍然保留了Bristol人口作为慈善家和“城市父亲”的流行地位,他的记忆受到强大的公民组织的保护。金博宝亚洲体育虽然将Colston描绘为[...]