The Plymouth Colony Archive Project

Illustrations of Archaeology
at the Parting Ways Site, Plymouth Massachusetts

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Compare these floor plans of different house types. The first, at the top, is the floor plan of a Yoruba house of West Africa; next is a Shotgun house in Haiti; third is the Turner-Burr house foundation; and at the bottom is a typical Anglo-American hall-and-parlor house plan.
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1995 Keynote AddressParting Ways Chapter

Plymouth Colony Archive

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