Slave freedom certificate from German East Africa

Bodleian Library, University of Oxford

Lucy McCann
2016


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Shelfmark: MSS. Afr. s. 2529
Title: Slave freedom certificate from German East Africa
Dates of Creation: 13 Dec 1906
Extent: 2 leaves
Language(s) of Material: German



Biographical/Historical

Issued by Kaiserliches Gouvernement von Deutsch-Ostafrika.


Scope and Content

Includes name, birthplace, age and occupation of slave and name of former owner.


Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Mrs Margaret Reardon, 10 Feb 2016.


Preferred Form of Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Library, MSS. Afr. s. 2529


Access Point(s)
German East Africa
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17 February 2016