|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Cuba. Capitan General (1816-1819 : Jovellanos)|
|Title:||Peter Williams passport|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
No biographical information is available.
This collection consists of Peter Williams' passport. The 1817 document, issued in Havana, Cuba is written in Spanish; one page of translation is included in the collection. In it, José Maria Cienfuegos y Jovellanos (1763-1825), Captain-General and Commander-in-Chief of Cuba, allowed Williams, a United States' citizen, to remain in Cuba for an indefinite period of time.
[item identification], Peter Williams passport, MS 1094, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Gift of David M. Sherman, 1973.
Collection is open for research.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
|Item 1: Peter Williams passport, 1817 May 5 ( 1.0 p. )|
|Issued in Havana, Cuba. Passport is written in Spanish; a one page translation is included in the collection.|