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Contract

Description

This is a contract between Antonio, a Chinese settler, and J. Smith for the term of one year. 1861. Signed in Chinese.

Created

Date Created
1861

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Contract

Description

Contract between Antonio, a Chinese settler, and Petrona Hernandes for six months in the countryside. The contract is signed by Petrona Hernandes, Antonio, and the governor of Cuba. Antonio signed in Chinese. 1866.

Created

Date Created
1866

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Rehire Request by Tedeo Morales

Description

Eight Chinese settlers completed contracts with Tedeo Morales and were seeking to sign new labor contracts with their owner.

Created

Date Created
1872

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Death Certificate

Description

Death certificate for Antonio, a Chinese immigrant. He died in the Hospital of San Felipe and Santiago.

Created

Date Created
1874

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Death Record

Description

Death certificate for Antonio, a Chinese settler. He was buried in the general cemetery in Havana. The cause of his death is not stated.

Created

Date Created
1866

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Runaway Workers

Description

List of Chinese settlers who ran away from their owners and were later captured. After capture, they were held in the Municipal Slave Deposit in Santa Maria del Rosario. Their names, ages, and nationality are listed along with the dates of their escape and capture.

Created

Date Created
1858

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Runaway Workers

Description

List of Chinese settlers who ran away from their owners and were later captured. After capture, they were held in the Depot. Their names, ages, and nationality are listed along with the dates of their escape and capture.

Created

Date Created
1858

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Letter of Good Conduct

Description

This is a letter of good conduct from Jorge Harris stating that the Chinese settler, Antonio, has completed his contract and displayed good conduct while working for Harris.

Created

Date Created
1863

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Permanent Residence Documents

Description

This is a document requesting permanent residency for Antonio, a Chinese settler, who has completed his contract with Jorge Harris.

Created

Date Created
1863

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Shipping Records

Description

Records for the ship Encarnacion, which brought Chinese settlers from China to Cuba under contract with _____. On this trip, the Encarnacion brought at least 268 settlers from China to work. Eleven of them were hired by Joaquin Marquez at the Trinidad factory.

Created

Date Created
1865