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Guide to the Benjamin Nistal-Moret Collection
Wyles Mss 78  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Benjamin Nistal-Moret Collection,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1829-1979, 1993
    Collection Number: Wyles Mss 78
    Extent: .2 linear feet (1 half-size document box)
    Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Department of Special Collections
    Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
    Physical Location: Del Sur
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

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    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Benjamin Nistal-Moret Collection. Wyles Mss 78. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Mark Delany Grotke, 1999.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The collection contains biographical material about Benjamin Nistal-Moret (1944-1993) and material collected and created for his Esclavos Profugos y Cimarrones, Puerto Rico, 1770-1870, including a number of 19th century documents, in Spanish, from Puerto Rico, primarily relating to identification and registration of slaves and the apprehension of fugitives.
    Copies of Esclavos Profugos y Cimarrones have been cataloged separately and can be searched on Pegasus, the UCSB Libraries online catalog.