Buying and selling of slaves and mules without the assistance of a licensed broker is forbidden

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Title
Buying and selling of slaves and mules without the assistance of a licensed broker is forbidden
Additional title: Portuguese edict declaring the buying and selling of slaves and mules without a broker is forbidden and such trades in the city of Lisbon are null and void and subject to penalty.
Collection

Brazil Miscellaneous Collections

Ten 18th-Century Royal Portugese Laws

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1770-03-01
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 230
Topics
Slavery -- Brazil
Slave trade -- Brazil
Slavery Law and legislation
Slavery -- Angola
Slavery -- Portugal
Slave trade -- Portugal
Genres
Laws
Notes
Content: Buying and selling of slaves and mules without the assistance of a licensed broker is forbidden and such trades in the city of Lisbon are null and void, and subject to penalties. The brokers have chosen a house on the Praca do Ro cio (i.e. the main square in the center of Lisbon) for the transactions of such trades.
Content: Lest We Forget #163
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
Portuguese
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11447971
Archives EAD ID: 20549
Accession number: SCM 84-30
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7c53d7e0-4aa0-0133-5bcb-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1770: Created
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Buying and selling of slaves and mules without the assistance of a licensed broker is forbidden" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1770. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4bec3ce0-4e8f-0133-a890-00505686a51c

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Buying and selling of slaves and mules without the assistance of a licensed broker is forbidden" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4bec3ce0-4e8f-0133-a890-00505686a51c

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1770). Buying and selling of slaves and mules without the assistance of a licensed broker is forbidden Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4bec3ce0-4e8f-0133-a890-00505686a51c

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Buying and selling of slaves and mules without the assistance of a licensed broker is forbidden