Engraving of Domingo Fernandez in Description of different pieces of natural history, most of them of the maritime branch, 1787


Transcriptions and English translations of historical texts documenting the Black lived experience in colonial Latin America.

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Date Range(s): 1570-1802
Country(ies): Mexico; Cuba
Course Subject(s): Latin American Studies; Literary Studies; Women & Gender Studies; World History Studies; World Geography Studies; Religious Studies; Indigenous Studies
Topic(s): Taxes; Inquisition; Illness; Women; Dance; Violence
Document Type(s): Manuscripts; Books
Language(s): Spanish; English
Physical Repository: Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Black Perspectives in Colonial Latin America (Primary Sources)