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Written by:
Captain Joaquin Antonio da Cortá  Search this
Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/4 x 11 5/8 in. (21 x 29.5 cm)
Type:
documents
Place depicted:
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Latin America, South America
Montevideo, Uruguay, Latin America, South America
Date:
1840
Description:
A single page Portuguese language manuscript document signed by Captain Joaquin Antonio da Corta regarding the Brazilian ship the Convenção. The document has text on one side only, written in brown ink. In addition to the signature of da Corta beneath the text, there is a second witness signature to the left and a third signature of Antonio de Acorta y Lara at the bottom right corner.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Colonialism  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Portuguese colonialism  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.1.235.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd534f9ad6b-93d5-4618-87ba-80a4433d817a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.1.235.4