Anna Maria Rugarli

Cape Archives (CA), Slave Office


Registers for Graaff Reinet District:

6/58 (1816-1834)

6/60 (1816-1834)

6/61 (1820- 1835)

6/63 (1816-1834)

6/68 (1816-1834)

6/69 (1816-1835)

6/72 (1816-1834)

6/73 (1816-1834)


Registers for Cape Town and Simonstown Districts:

6/8 (1816-1834)

6/10/1 (1816-1834)

6/10 (1827-1838)

6/13 (1820-1835)

6/14 (1820-1835)

6/15 (1816-1834)

6/17 (1816-1834)

6/21 (1818-1838)

6/22 (1816-1834)

6/26 (1816-1834)

6/27 (1816-1833)

6/28 (1816-1833)

6/30 (1816-1834)

6/31 (1816-1834)

6/34 (1816-1834)


Register for Cradock District: 6/43 (1822-1833)

Register for Stellenbosch District 6/94 (1816-1835)

Register for Swellendam District: 6/121

Lists and Returns of Slaves 7/34 (1833)




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Unpublished secondary sources

BOZARTH, Donald Curtiss (1987), Burgher, Boer and Bondsman: A Survey of Slavery at the Cape of Good Hope Under the Dutch East India Company, 1652-1795, PhD thesis, University of Maryland.

IANNINI, Craig (1995), Contracted Chattel: Indentured and Apprenticed Labor in Cape Town, c. 1808-1840, MA thesis, University of Cape Town.

RAYNER, Mary (1986), Wine and Slaves: The Failure of an Export Economy at the Ending of Slavery in the Cape Colony, 1806-1834, PhD thesis, Duke University.

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International Journal of African Historical Studies
Journal of African History

Journal of Southern African Studies

Slavery and Abolition

South African Historical Journal

Studies in the History of Cape Town


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