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Contract

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This is a second labor contract that was shared between Federico, a Chinese settler, and his owner, Francisco Cairo. Federico was brought to Cuba from China to serve as an indentured servant and the term of the contract was for

This is a second labor contract that was shared between Federico, a Chinese settler, and his owner, Francisco Cairo. Federico was brought to Cuba from China to serve as an indentured servant and the term of the contract was for one year. Details regarding Federico's wage, food, clothes, and work hours were stipulated in the document. 1868. Signed in Chinese by Federico.

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1868-03-28

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Registry of Chinese Settlers

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List of workers who were recently hired by various employers. It lists the name of the employer or company, the name of the settler and their personal details.

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Date Created
1862

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Elvira drag impersonator

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Bars, 1990 April 16
Drag performer dressed as Elvira and balloon chest padding; wearing a long black gown, dramatic makeup, and a bouffanted-black wig

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1990-04-16 (approximate)

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Four people in drag on stage in pink outfits

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Bars, 1990 April 16
Four drag performers on stage; three are collectively wearing one pink tube dress and the fourth performer is wearing their own pink tube dress with chest padding

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1990-04-16 (approximate)

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Permanent Residency

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Relates that Federico, a Chinese settler, was granted permanent residency in Cuba after fulfilling the legal requirements. He worked for the Gran Azucaria, a sugar cane producer.

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Date Created
1867