Dessalines Reader, 28 April 1804

Jean-Jacques Dessalines to the Inhabitants of Haiti, 28 April 1804, CO 137/111, The National Archives of the United Kingdom. [transcription of the “I have Avenged America” speech]

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Also available in the official printer version in another folder:

Jean-Jacques Dessalines to the Inhabitants of Haiti, 28 April 1804, CO 137/113, The National Archives of the United Kingdom. [printed version of the “I have Avenged America” speech]

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Also published in translation in American newspapers. For example:

“Liberty or Death, Proclamation,” New-York Commercial Advertiser, 4 June 1804, Page 2-3.

Dessalines Reader, 28 April 1804 (1)

Dessalines Reader, 28 April 1804

 

 

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