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Ship Record of the "Live Yankee"

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Records for the ship Live Yankee, which brought Chinese settlers from China to Cuba under contract with Torices Puente y Co. Upon arrival, Torices Puente y Co. instructed the settlers as to their legal status as was required by the

Records for the ship Live Yankee, which brought Chinese settlers from China to Cuba under contract with Torices Puente y Co. Upon arrival, Torices Puente y Co. instructed the settlers as to their legal status as was required by the government. The government also required that the company check on the mental health of their settlers after arriving in Cuba. Also lists the amounts paid to ships, captains, etc. by Torices Puente y Co for this shipment and a shipment of settlers aboard the P Wakefield.

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1861

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Ship Records of the "Live Yankee" and "P. Wakefield"

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Records for the ships Live Yankee and P Wakefield, which brought Chinese settlers from China to Cuba under contract with Torices, Puente y Co.

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1861

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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)