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Title in the Language of the Record
República Dominicana, Registros Misceláneos
|Record Types||Earliest Year||Latest Year|
|Outward passenger lists||1930||1970|
|Petitions for naturalization||1920||1930|
These records are in Spanish. These records include residency permit requests, immigration tax exemption requests, fire arm permit renewals, passenger arrival and departure lists, and immigration-related correspondence. The records are originally housed at the Archivo General de la Nación in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
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- Port of entry and mode of transportation
- Date of entry
- Departure place
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- "Dominican Republic, Miscellaneous Records, 1921-1980." Images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2013. Citing Archivo General de la Nación, Santo Domingo.
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