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Irene Corey Standing in the Foreground and Wearing Mr. Fleet's (a Hare) Ears as Mr. Fleet (a Hare) Stands in the BackgroundCreated
Irene Corey Standing in Profile in the Foreground and Wearing Mr. Fleet's (a Hare) Ears as Mr. Fleet (a Hare) Stands in the BackgroundCreated
Relates that Leonardo Sanchez, a permanent resident of Cuba and a baptized Catholic, married Marcelina Diaz. She was born in Matanzas and they had two daughters, who were both baptized and registered in the book for those of European descent in their parish church. Report concerns whether or not their children, who were of "mixed race," could be considered white, determined by which book their baptisms are recorded in. Churches would use different books for Europeans, whites, and minorities.