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Death Certificate

Description

This notes that Jose Borbon was buried in Christopher Columbus Cemetery in Havana. Signed in Chinese.

Created

Date Created
1874

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Death Record

Description

Death certificate for an unnamed Chinese immigrant. He died in Havana.

Created

Date Created
1871

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Government Record

Description

Report detailing the regulations and laws concerning the burial of Chinese settlers and the efforts of the Commission led by Mateo Menudo to establish these laws.

Created

Date Created
1867-04-17

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Court Records

Description

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and the judge ruled that they did not have to pay for their worker's burial.

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Date Created
1866-10-30

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Court Records

Description

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and the judge ruled that they did not have to pay

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and the judge ruled that they did not have to pay for their worker's burial. Two Chinese settlers, Rafael and Benrem filed the charges.

Created

Date Created
1868-08-19

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Court Record

Description

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and has been solicited by the government concerning the case.

Created

Date Created
1868-05-09

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Court Records

Description

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and has been solicited by the government concerning the case. The

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and has been solicited by the government concerning the case. The bishop of Matanzas supports that companies should not pay for burials because it is a church job.

Created

Date Created
1868-07-09

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Court Records

Description

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and has been solicited by the government concerning the case.

Created

Date Created
1867-12-16

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Court Records

Description

Records pertaining to the right of a company to not pay for the burial of their employees if they die while contracted. The company in question is a railroad and has been solicited by the government concerning the case.

Created

Date Created
1867-10-14

Photograph

Description

The back reads: "in the cemetery there are always elders like this, roaming around searching for a grave that seldom appears. The memory has failed them until the point they lose themselves in the maze of stone paths. But then, they are searching obstinately until night falls."