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Title
Letter to the Minister of Marines and Colonies, Paris
Collection

Haiti: Miscellaneous Collections

Comte de Leaumont papers

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1801
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 119
Shelf locator: SCM 85-49
Shelf locator: Box 1, Folder 12
Topics
Haiti
Haiti -- History
Saint-Domingue
Genres
Correspondence
Physical Description
Extent: 1 letter, recto and verso
Description
Letter to the Minister of Marines and Colonies, Paris. Requests free passage to St. Domingue with a flotilla dispatched by Napoleon to reestablish slavery in the colony.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
French
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16542740
MSS Unit ID: 20921
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 250ad1b0-c6d1-012f-58a4-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1801: Created
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to the Minister of Marines and Colonies, Paris" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1801. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/52ef1ce0-e970-012f-8107-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter to the Minister of Marines and Colonies, Paris" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/52ef1ce0-e970-012f-8107-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1801). Letter to the Minister of Marines and Colonies, Paris Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/52ef1ce0-e970-012f-8107-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Letter to the Minister of Marines and Colonies, Paris