A Guide to the Negro Slaves in Spanish America, 1563-1820
Composed of a bound typescript volume, the Negro Slaves in Spanish America, 1563-1820, contains documents transcribed by Charles Ramsdell from Mexican archives. Topics include runaway slaves, fear of rebellion, and the slave trade in Florida, Texas, and Louisiana.
This collection is open for research use.
Negro Slaves in Spanish America, 1563-1820, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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