Introduction of Slave Trade in the Spanish Colonies

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Title
Introduction of Slave Trade in the Spanish Colonies
Collection

Miscellaneous Afro-Latin America Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1789-02-28
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 418
Shelf locator: Box 1, Folder 2
Topics
Blacks -- History -- Latin America
Blacks -- Social conditions
Slavery -- History -- Latin America
Slaves
Enslaved people
Slave trade
Spain -- Colonies
Santo Domingo
Puerto Rico
Caracas (Venezuela)
Cuba
Genres
decrees
Notes
Content: Lest We Forget #049
Royal decree granting Spanish subjects and foreigners in Cuba, Puerto Rico, Santo Domingo, and the Province of Caracas the right to purchase black slaves.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
Spanish, Castilian
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18401028
MSS Unit ID: 22005
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f81773b0-c608-012f-828d-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1789: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Introduction of Slave Trade in the Spanish Colonies" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1789-02-28. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c0cd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Introduction of Slave Trade in the Spanish Colonies" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c0cd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1789-02-28). Introduction of Slave Trade in the Spanish Colonies Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c0cd-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Introduction of Slave Trade in the Spanish Colonies