About This Publication

Early in 1819, the Royal Press of Hayti, established in 1817, published its final issue of the Almanach Royal. This now 147-page volume, published as the issue for the year 1820, would bear the date that was to mark the downfall of Christophe’s kingdom and the suicide of the king himself.

*Provenance: SCHOMBURG CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN BLACK CULTURE, MANUSCRIPTS, ARCHIVES AND RARE BOOKS DIVISION

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