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Subtitle: Hayti.

Title: Colored American - February 2, 1839

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)

The writer gives the reasons he believes that the U.S. should recognize the independence of the government of Haiti before giving that recognition to Texas.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Republic of Hayti.

Title: Colored American - March 15, 1838

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)

The writer gives a brief overview of current conditions in Hayti as descrcibed in a letter received from a traveler to that country.

Description of file(s): one scanned, one columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: A Tragedy in Hayti.

Title: Elevator - June 16, 1865

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Elevator (1865 - 18??)

The writer relates a story of the murder in Hayti of a well-known California citizen.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: A Colored Republic.

Title: Frederick Douglass' Paper - June 23, 1854

Speaker or author: Watkins, William J.

Newspaper or publication: Frederick Douglass' Paper (1851 - 18??)

The writer notes the irony of designating the Dominican Republic as a "white" Republic since there are only 300 white people out of a population of over 100 thousand inhabitants.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subtitle: Hayti.

Title: Voice of the Fugitive - June 17, 1852

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Voice of the Fugitive (1851 - 1852)

The writer provides brief commentary on the new Emperor of Hayti.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Recognition of Hayti.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - April 27, 1861

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

Although efforts to be recognized as an independent country have been made and acknowledged by other countries, the United States still does not recognize Haytian independence.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subtitle: Story of Another Returned Emigrant from Hayti.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - April 5, 1862

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer shares stories from some African Americans who have immigrated to Hayti only to find life there difficult, unhealthy, and dangerous.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Later From Hayti.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - February 18, 1860

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer briefly discusses the way Haitian newspapers are reporting the actions and subsequent execution of John Brown.

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subtitle: From Hayti.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - February 9, 1861

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer comments on the news from Hayti published in a Haytian newspaper he recently received.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Emigration to Hayti.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - March 16, 1861

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer briefly discusses the pros and cons of immigration, espeically to Hayti.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

Subtitle: Hayti and Emigration.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - March 23, 1861

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer tells his readers that the continued discussion on immigration to Hayti will be set aside for the time being. The next issue of the newspaper will be devoted to the publication of the "History of the Revolutions of Hayti."

Description of file(s): one scanned newspaper column

Subtitle: Forlorn Hope for Hayti.

Title: Weekly Anglo-African - November 2, 1861

Speaker or author: editor

Newspaper or publication: Weekly Anglo-African (1859 - 1862)

The writer comments on the recent creation by the Pope of an Archbishopic and four Bishopics in Hayti. A "special article" in the selection process allows the Pope to choose candidates from members of "the white race" to fill these positions.

Description of file(s): one scanned, two columned, newspaper page

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