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Carta de Libertad [leaf 1-recto]
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Identifier: NTC_0087a
Title: Carta de Libertad [leaf 1-recto]
Description: Handwritten Spanish language document of manumission for 2 slaves of long service, certified by local officers. [Lytle appears to be an American soldier; proceedings still conducted in Spanish in Louisiana jurisdictions.]
City: New Feliciana
State: Louisiana
Country: United States
Date: 1808-1809
Creator: Lytle, Nathan
Source: Natchez Trace Collection, Slaves and Slavery Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: 2E773
Folder: 4
Size: 30.5 cm X 21.3 cm
Subject: Slavery