David W. Knight Sr. is a cultural resource consultant, historian, and author, based on St. Thomas in the U. S. Virgin Islands. Among Mr. Knight’s published works are a number of volumes that address the Afro-Caribbean Diaspora – two of which have become standard references in the field. He specializes in primary source archival research and the compilation of in-depth historical background studies.
Mr. Knight is available for contracted work in the following areas:
Historical/Archival support for Archeological and Anthropological Projects
Historical Background Investigations and Genealogical Studies
Preparation of Cultural Resource Surveys and National Register Nominations
Presentations, Lectures, and Public Outreach
Public appearances will be considered on an individual basis and are subject to availability. Community groups and nonprofit organizations take preference when scheduling. Please inquire regarding rates and availability well in advance.