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Register of Africans from the Brigantine ""Emílio""
The Brigantine ""Emílio"" or ""César"" was captured at sea by British cruisers and adjudicated at a court established at Havana under international anti-slave trade treaties. The image is of a picture of the first page of the court’s register of ""Liberated Africans"" taken from the ""Emílio"". The register was kept as a formal record of emancipation that helped protect the individual from subsequent re-enslavement. The image is reproduced courtesy of the British National Archives.
Year:
1830
Source:
British National Archives, Foreign Office, ser. 313, vol. 58, p. 1.
Language:
Spanish
Related voyages
Voyage ID = 963 - Emilio (a) Caesar, 1829
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