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Identity Card

Description

This is a license that belonged to a man named Joaquin Chang. He was a Cuban citizen originally from Hong Kong, China. The purpose of the license, other than to provide basic details about him and to accredit his identity,

This is a license that belonged to a man named Joaquin Chang. He was a Cuban citizen originally from Hong Kong, China. The purpose of the license, other than to provide basic details about him and to accredit his identity, was to guarantee all of his rights and privileges as a citizen of Cuba. 1943.

Created

Date Created
1943-08-08

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Envelopes With Letters

Description

Letter written to Ramon Wong. At the beginning the writer thanks for Mr. Wong's help. After that, he hoped that Ramon Wong could drive his uncles to the airport so that they could go back to Hong Kong safely.

Created

Date Created
1992

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Envelopes With Letters

Description

A letter written by a younger sister in Hong Kong. She wrote this letter to her older brother who lived in Cuba and to asked whether he was safe or not since she did not receive his letter and she

A letter written by a younger sister in Hong Kong. She wrote this letter to her older brother who lived in Cuba and to asked whether he was safe or not since she did not receive his letter and she was very worried about that. She hope that her brother would send her a letter after receiving this letter.

Created

Date Created
1959

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Envelopes With Letters

Description

A letter written by a daughter lived in Hong Kong to her father in Cuba. She complained her mother-in-law did not treat her well or fairly, even she was filial. So she hoped her father would come back and save her.

Created

Date Created
1963

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Personal Letter

Description

It is a personal Letter sent by two daughters who lived in Hong Kong. They told their father their and their relatives' details and hoped that he could come back to Hong Kong.

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Vientiane News October 3 1971-December 26 1971

Description

Entire weekly newspapers from Vientiane News, a Laos-based newspaper that covered topics relating to the region of Southeast Asia and beyond.

Created

Date Created
1971

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Ship Documentation

Description

Documents from the Spanish consul in Hong Kong on Chinese settlers on the American ship "Kate Harper". Many of these settlers were later contracted for work by Cuban landowners.

Created

Date Created
1868

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Contract

Description

A contract between Lim Chin, a Chinese settler, and Jose Maria Morales. The contract was to last for an undisclosed amount of time and lists the legal requirements of both the employee and the employer. Lim was originally from Hong

A contract between Lim Chin, a Chinese settler, and Jose Maria Morales. The contract was to last for an undisclosed amount of time and lists the legal requirements of both the employee and the employer. Lim was originally from Hong Kong. Signed by N. Armeio and Lim, who signed in Chinese. Also featured in Chinese.

Contributors

Agent

Created

Date Created
1857-08-27

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Shipping Record

Description

Records for the ship Hong Kong, which brought Chinese settlers from China to Cuba under contract with Campbell y Co. On this trip, the Hong Kong brought settlers from China to work in Havana.

Created

Date Created
1857-10-05