Thursday, November 01, 2007

Colonial Trade- Cooper

Listen to this link, making barrels, from Colonial Williamsburg and then answer the questions in the comments.

Question 1. How long does an apprentice usually serve?
Question 2. Were there women coopers in the colonies?

Transcript of the podcast can be read here.

49 comments:

Courtney said...

An apprentice usually serves 6 and a half to 7 years.

Courtney said...

Yes, there were woman coopers in the colonies.

Trystan F said...

A apprentice serves for 6 or 7 years.

zackery said...

They served for ten years.
Yes,there was women as a cooper.

Yolanda said...

An apprentice usually works for 6 and a half to 7 years.

Kirsten said...

an apprentice usually serves for 6 and a half to 7 years.

Yolanda said...

Yes, there were women coopers in the colonies.

jasmin said...

The apprentice usually serve to 6to7
years.


no,there was no women coopers.

Mckoy said...

A APPRENTICE ONLY WORKS FOR TWELVE HOURS A DAY. THERE WERE A LOT OF WOMEN THERE BECAUSE THE GIRL HAVE TO HELP THEM WORK.

Trystan F said...

A apprentice serves about 6 or 7 years.2. Yes there were women that were coopers.

ariana said...

no y mujeres

jonathon j said...

yes there are woman

Aaron said...

usually apprentices work up to 6-7
years.


Yes, there were some women coopers
since they could have been apprentice
of other coopers.

ashley said...

I THINK AN APPRENTEST USUALLY SERVE 5 OR MORE YEARS.

kenya said...

An appremntice usually serves in about 6/1/2 minutes. Yes ther was some women but not much.

ashley said...

YES THER WERE WOMAN COOPERS IN THE COLONIES.

levy said...

The apprentice usually worked 10 years.
Yes, there were women coopers in the colonies.

Macy said...

A apprentice usually serves for 6 1/2to7 years.
Yes, occasionally but not all the time did the women serve as a cooper.

Shelby said...

The apprentice has to work or serves unilt they are 21 years old.Yes,there were women were coopers in the colonies.

Keith said...

The apprentice serves for 10 to 11 years.Yes the women coopers were in the colonies.

amber said...

An apprentice serves for ten years.

amber said...

An apprentice serves for ten years.

Dillion said...

Usually 7 1/2 years to 8 years.Yes there were women coopers in the colonies.

devin said...

An apperentice workes for 10 years and is trained to do things like,make candles, rope and other stuff you have to make by hand.
there was women coopers they also made rope and other stuff made by handtoo.

yessy said...

Apprentice usually serves for ten years.


Yes,there were only a few women they sewed,cooked and made the clothes.

amber said...

yes there were women coppers
in the colonies, who wouldn't
be breadbasket makers.

savanna said...

well......... one a apprentice about how ever long that they say. yes, there was woman coppers back then.

Kali said...

An apprentice usually serves to be
6 or 7



Women usually didn't work as a cooper

jose said...

Apprentice usually serve ten year.
Yes there were women coopers.

Cheyenne said...

Apprentices usually serve up to 10
years.yes there were women coopers.

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adriana said...

A apprentice usually works ten years.


yes,there were.

Kyle said...

Apprentice work aboat 8 years.
Yes, there were women coopers in the colonies.

Tanner said...

usually 6 and a half 7 years yes there women coopers in the colonies.

Alex said...

1.I think that the apprentice works ten years.

2.I think that there are a little women coopers in the colonies.

Cendy said...

1. An apprentice usually serves about
six or seven years.


2. Yes,there was women cooper in the colonies.

Colby said...

An apprentice usually works six in a half to seven years,and no there were not women who wood worked in colonies .

Ben said...

1.Apprentices usually served for 6 1/2-7 years.


2.Women were coopers in the colonial times.

Naomi said...

A apprentice is aboat 10 year.
yes there were women cooper in the colonies.

Francisco said...

1.I think a apprentice works for 10 years.



2.there was a little of women coopers in the colonies.

trystan said...

A apprentice usually serve 10 years
2 the candles and make food.

Robert said...

1. A apprentice usually served for 9 to 10 years. 2. yes there were women coopers.

clarissa said...

A apprentice works for 10 years.
The women does candles and food

jorge said...

a apprentice usually serve to six and a half to seven years. no there were no womens coopers in the colonies.

wade said...

1.Apprentices usually serve ten
years at a time.


2. Yes,women can be coopers (a person who makes barrels).

blanca said...

1. There were sixth in a half to seven year for a apprentice usually to serve. 2. There were no women coopers in the colonies.

wade said...

1.Apprentices usually serve ten
years at a time.


2. Yes,women can be coopers (a person who makes barrels).

omar said...

apprentice usually served six and a half to seven years. no there were no women coopers in the colonies.