Ponce, Puerto Rico, Court Transcripts
|Title:||Ponce, Puerto Rico, Court Transcripts|
|Call Number:||MS 89-06|
|Size:||0.5 linear feet|
|Processed By:||AHC, 9-23-1989; JEF, 3-6-1998; MN, 11-2012|
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This collection contains records for a municipal court of Ponce, Puerto Rico, circa 1856-1867. The records are in Spanish, and they deal mainly with land transactions, legal guardianship of children whose fathers died, and sales of slaves. Many of the pages are undated except for a stamp at the top of each page showing the two-year period in which the page was filed. Most of the pages are numbered but appear to have no real order. The condition of many of the pages is poor, and it is apparent that some pages are missing from the records.
Detailed Description: Series Listing
|Series 1||Box 1 FF 1-4||Municipal court records, Ponce, Puerto Rico, circa 1856-1867|