State [California] releases names of slaves who were insured

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4 April 2003

Slavery Era Insurance Registry

Author: California Department of Insurance

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Article
2 May 2002

Slave Owners and Their Insurers Are Named [USA]

Author: Dan Morain, Los Angeles Times

The California Department of Insurance on Wednesday identified half a dozen insurance companies that issued slavery-era policies and posted the names of hundreds of slave owners and the slaves they insured on the agency's Web site [firms mentioned in article include New York Life, Aetna, AIG, Royal & Sun Alliance, Manhattan Life & Ace USA]

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2 May 2002

State [California] releases names of slaves who were insured

Author: Sarah Lubman, San Jose Mercury News

The names of hundreds of slaves whose lives were insured before 1865 were released by the state Wednesday, plunging California into the middle of a growing national movement to sue companies for slavery reparations. The information, mandated by a state law passed in 2000, came largely from three insurance companies that do business in California: New York Life, AIG and Aetna

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Article
1 May 2002

California Department of Insurance releases slavery era insurance policy research report

Author: California Department of Insurance

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Article
1 May 2002

report: Slavery Era Insurance Registry Report to the California Legislature

Author: California Department of Insurance

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