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Title
Release document for Laurence Detune
Names
Christophe, Henri (Signer)
Collection

Haiti: Miscellaneous Collections

Henri Christophe

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 98-23
Shelf locator: Box 1, Folder 17
Topics
Haiti
Haiti -- History
Saint-Domingue
Genres
Documents
Description
Document signed by Henri Christophe referring to orders he gave to release Laurence Detune(sp?), a U.S. citizen, from the barracks. The document states that Detune will be set free and that the certificate attesting to his status will be entrusted to him.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
French
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16542740
MSS Unit ID: 20921
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a5ba200-c6d1-012f-d245-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

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. "Release document for Laurence Detune" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1801. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/be7002ba-1d60-ef0b-e040-e00a18063874

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Release document for Laurence Detune" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/be7002ba-1d60-ef0b-e040-e00a18063874

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1801). Release document for Laurence Detune Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/be7002ba-1d60-ef0b-e040-e00a18063874

Wikipedia Citation

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Release document for Laurence Detune