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Gaining Freedom: gleaning narratives from Caja 1444, Moca, Puerto Rico, 1848-1854 - Latino Genealogy & Beyond
Cartas de emancipación: Letters of Freedom As three historians of Cuban slavery recently wrote,”Los notarios eran parte de este sistema de “escribir la esclavitud.” — Notaries were part of this system of “writing enslavement”, literally creating the legal structures through documents that recorded and controlled the lives and movements of over 51,000 enslaved POC by … Continue reading "Gaining Freedom: gleaning narratives from Caja 1444, Moca, Puerto Rico, 1848-1854"