Fondo Gobierno Provincial de Matanzas

This collection consists of documents related to slavery, Africans and Afro-Descendants in the province of Matanzas. The material is mostly correspondence on subjects such as the arrival of slaves, runaway slaves, slave revolts, crimes committed by slaves and abolition. The original records cover the dates 1770-1886.

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  • Esclavos Bozales

    Collection Ref: EAP060/1/1
    This series contains documents related to administrative issues regarding African slaves and slavery in Matanzas. The original files cover the dates 1770-1868. ...
  • Cimarrones

    Collection Ref: EAP060/1/2
    This series contains documents related to administrative issues regarding runaway slaves in the Province of Matanzas. The original files cover the dates 1770-1850. ...
  • Sublevaciones

    Collection Ref: EAP060/1/3
    This series contains documents related to administrative issues regarding African slave revolts and runaway slaves in the Province of Matanzas. The original files cover the dates 1825-1848. ...
  • Delitos

    Collection Ref: EAP060/1/4
    This series contains documents related to crimes and felonies committed by slaves and Africans in the Province of Matanzas. The original files cover the dates 1845-1884. Only one box of the three containing this Legajo was digitised by the Project. ...