TYPE: Documents (Loose)
ITEM ID: 2839

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Application Documents & Items for a Chinese Settler

DATE
Year: 1866
Decade: 1860s
Century: 19th (1801-1900)

Application Documents for a Chinese settler (a permanent resident on the island of Cuba). Contains:1. Signed application documents in Chinese.
2. Letter of recommendation from the owner, certifying a fulfilled contract of 8 years.
3. Identity card of Chinese settlers. Legalized with a police seal.
4. Certificate of baptism of the Catholic Church.
5. Original contract written in Chinese and Castilian. Macao 1857.