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Ship Record

Description These documents pertain to the American ship "Norway" that arrived in Havana on March 30, 1860, with around 900 colonists from China. The purpose of these communications were to establish conditions that needed to be met for authorization to be granted for the Chinese settlers to disembark. A list of the passengers, their contracts, and a health inspection had to be completed before any of the settlers could be let off the ship. Ultimately, the final document in this selection reveals that the settlers were eventually let off the ship two days later, and were taken into a police station for examinations. "Norway"- 1860.
Created Date 1860-03-13
Subject American / Norway / Torices Hernan / Havana
Series Chinese Immigrants in Cuba Ship Records Series
Type Image
Extent Pages: 9
Language Spanish
Identifier Local: Melikian908
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