manumission


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the state of not being in confinement or servitude

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the formal act of freeing from slavery

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So, 15 years after I pranced around in a choirgirl outfit "working" as a Manumission entertainer, I booked my first trip back to see how the island had changed.
Slavery and manumission; British policy in the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf in the first half of the 20th century.
Ultimately, Maria's legal battle against her former owner highlights the entrepreneurial prowess and social networks that could lead the enslaved to freedom, but in the process, it also betrays the often-unfulfilled promises of colonial manumission.
Lead gives no such manumission. II Not that he objects to killing birds.
Stu Cowie on Facebook Manumission. Helen Debbage on Facebook Shrek.
My days at Manumission in Ibiza stick out the most.
With: Toni Gustinell, DJ Alfredo, Manel Aragones, Ricardo Urgell, Mike Manumission, Claire Manumission, Rico "Ricoloop" Diessner, Arian Beheshti, Nuwella Love, Alvaro Sanchez Cocero, Cristian Varela, Lovely Laura.
Promoters have promised the nights will have the theatricality of Manumission and the hyperactivity of La Troya complete with pyrotechnics and confetti on the roof terrace.
At the other end of this spectrum were laws stipulating conditions under which enslaved individuals could gain their freedom through manumission. Manumission laws initially developed so that slaveholders could free children they fathered with bondwomen.
The bars such as Cafe Del Mar Ibiza on San Antonio beach and clubs such as Manumission just outside of San Antonio are renowned.
Freed by Joseph Clemetson, the white slave master who owned her and the three "mulatto" children she had with him--James, Richard and Robert--Nancy decided to use her liberty and the money given her as part of her emancipation, or manumission, to become a slave master, as did other black and coloured people who had once been slaves.
Clarke, a Brit and Ivor Novello award-winner, is a DJ and was resident at the Manumission nightclub in Ibiza from 1997 to 1999.
(18) A second important duty of the Father of the Christians related to recording the manumission of slaves in Goa based on their conversion to the Catholic faith.
LEGENDARY nightclub Manumission changed venues for the first time on Friday after a dispute with the owners.