Archival records from Diaspora collections at the major archives of the province of Matanzas, Cuba (EAP060)

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  • Fondo Gobierno Provincial de Matanzas

    Collection Ref: EAP060/1
    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 ...
  • Fondo de la Catedral de Matanzas

    Collection Ref: EAP060/2
    The collection consists of baptism, marriage and burial registers of the Pardos y Morenos inhabitants of Matanzas. The whole of the Fonds (held by the Catedral de Matanzas) contains all records of baptisms (Bautismos), burials (Entierros), marriages (Matri ...
  • 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. ...
  • Libros de Bautismos de Pardos y Morenos

    Collection Ref: EAP060/2/1
    This series contains two baptism registers (numbers 7 and 8) recording details of the baptisms of "brown and coloured people" in the city of Matanzas. Both volumes are titled "Libros de Bautismos de Indios, Pardos y Morenos", but only the baptisms of Pardo ...
  • Libros Matrimonios de Pardos y Morenos

    Collection Ref: EAP060/2/2
    The series contains two marriage registers (numbers 3 and 4) recording details of the marriages of "brown and coloured people" in the city of Matanzas. The original volumes cover the dates 1791-1843. ...
  • Libros de Entierros de Pardos y Morenos

    Collection Ref: EAP060/2/3
    This series contains two burial registers (numbers 6 and 13) recording details of the burials of "brown and coloured people" in the city of Matanzas. The original volumes cover the dates 1820-1858. ...
  • Communication to Don Lorenzo del Escobar on the capture of an African slave

    File Ref: EAP060/1/1/1
    Communication to Don Lorenzo del Escobar on the capture of an African slave. The original file is dated March 1770. ...
  • Communication to Don Gabriel Prieto on the illegal landing of a slave

    File Ref: EAP060/1/1/2
    Communication to Don Gabriel Prieto on the illegal landing of a slave. The original file is dated June 1778. ...
  • Communication to Don Pedro Bermudez to advise him to be prepared to avoid any...

    File Ref: EAP060/1/1/3
    Communication to Don Pedro Bermudez to advise him to be prepared to avoid any illegal slave landing. The original file is dated April 1790. ...
  • Document related to an African slave

    File Ref: EAP060/1/1/4
    Document related to an African slave. The original record is dated July 1790. ...
  • "Communication to Don Ignacio de Acosta, authorising him to land and...

    File Ref: EAP060/1/1/5
    Communication to Don Ignacio de Acosta, authorising him to land and transport African slaves on board two American ships: Liberty and Friendship. The original file is dated March 1800. ...
  • "Communication certifying the arrival to Matanzas of an American slaver,...

    File Ref: EAP060/1/1/6
    Communication certifying the arrival to Matanzas of an American slaver, Nancy, from Africa, with 144 slaves on board. The original file is dated December 1800. ...