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Cedula

Description

This is a cedula, or an ID card, that belonged to a Chinese settler named Dionisio. Dionisio was brought to Cuba by la Compania and was then contracted to M. del Cobre. 1865.

Created

Date Created
1865

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Contract

Description

This is the first labor contract that was shared between a Chinese settler named Leopoldo, and his owner, Felipe Macau, presumably a freed Chinese settler. Leopoldo had already completed a contract with Joaquin Tiago. He was brought from Canton to

This is the first labor contract that was shared between a Chinese settler named Leopoldo, and his owner, Felipe Macau, presumably a freed Chinese settler. Leopoldo had already completed a contract with Joaquin Tiago. He was brought from Canton to Cuba to work as an indentured servant in Soltero. The term of the contract with Don Felipe was for six months. 1866. Signed in Chinese by Leopoldo.

Created

Date Created
1866-05-20

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Second Contract

Description

This is the first labor contract that belonged to a Chinese settler named Benigno, and his owner, Ramon Felipe. Benigno was brought from Soltero to Cuba to work as an indentured servant. The term of the contract was for one year. 1868. Signed in Chinese.

Created

Date Created
1868-07-30

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Identification Card

Description

An identity card for an unknown man. This card does not allow him to travel outside of Cuba.

Created

Date Created
1960-07-05

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Identity Record

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A cedula or identity record for Loreto, a Chinese settler. He was originally from Luai Sen. He worked for B. Solares to work in a copper factory.

Created

Date Created
1855

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Identification Card

Description

Carta de Ciudadania, or citizen card, for Hong Fat or Joaquín Hong. This is affirms his a citizen of Cuba. June 11, 1945.

Created

Date Created
1945

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Identification Card

Description

This is an ID card for Julio Eng.

Created

Date Created
1965

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Identification Card

Description

This is an identification card for Alejandro Eng and issued by the Center for Labor. Undated.

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Identification Card

Description

This documents the hiring Chinese settlers for public work projects. Not dated.

Created

Date Created
1973

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Identification Cards

Description

These are work identification cards issues by Joaquin Hon, listing his home address. They are issued by the Ministry of Work.