Collection CHC5353 - Francisco de la Vega Collection

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Francisco de la Vega Collection


  • 1829-1852 (Creation)


1 Box

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Francisco de la Vega was a Spanish agent that had business between Spain and Cuba during the nineteenth century.

Francisco de Vega was a Spanish agent that had business between Spain and Cuba during the nineteenth century.

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Francisco de la Vega Collection consists of the correspondence between Francisco de la Vega Company, settled in Santander, Spain, and his partners from Havana, Cuba. The correspondence is about the situation of the trasatlantic trade of sugarcane and flour between those companies (1829-1835).

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This collection is open for research.

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Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner.  Please, contact for more information.

Preferred citation: Francisco de la Vega Collection, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida.

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  • English
  • Spanish

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Collection purchased from Ramiro Casañas.

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