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Netherlands. States-General

Type / Call #CORRESPONDENCE / I-136CONTAINS A LETTER, WRITTEN IN FRENCH. TO THE KING OF SPAIN, REQUESTING THAT THE SPANISH GOVERNMENT RELEASE THE GROUP OF PORTUGUESE-DUTCH JEWS BEING HELD ON THE ISLAND OF JAMAICA, AS REQUIRED BY THE PEACE TREATY BETWEEN THE TWO GOVERNMENTS. A TRANSCRIPT AND TRANSLATION OF THE LETTER MAY BE FOUND IN "PUBLICATIONS OF THE AMERICAN JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY," VOL. 44, NO. 3, PP. 80-97.
Years1654
LocalityJamaica ,
Size1 item

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