Show Notes – Mahogany with Jennifer L. Anderson

Mahogany with Jennifer L. Anderson on Fieldstone CommonFollowing are some items that were mentioned during the 8 November 2012 Fieldstone Common interview with Prof. Jennifer L. Anderson, author of Mahogany: The Costs of Luxury in Early America.

The podcast of the interview is now available.

You can learn more about Jennifer L. Anderson from her staff page in the history department at SUNY Stony Brook.

Mahogany: The Costs of Luxury in Early America was published by Harvard University Press and copies are available for sale through and other booksellers.

Professor Anderson’s next research project/book will look at Long Island and its relationship to the Atlantic coast. 

Our sponsor for this episode was Houstory Publishing, makers of the Home History Book and the Heirloom Registry.Fieldstone Common listeners can take 15 % off their Heirloom Registry order by visiting the Heirloom Registry at, and entering FIELDSTONE – in all caps – at checkout.

Harvard University Press, the publisher of Mahogany: The Costs of Luxury in Early America, donated two copies of the book that were given as a “door prizes” during the live show. One copy went to a listener in Florida and the other to a listener in New Hampshire. A big thank you to the Harvard University Press for  their generosity!

Copyright 2012-2013 Marian Pierre-Louis