Law that imposed restrictions on Syrian merchants. In Législation usuelle des conseils communaux de la république (1906) by Léonce Régnier. From the University of Florida George A. Smathers Library




Americans relied on Syrians to sell their goods in Haiti. The drop in the value of this trade in the 1890s was due to the collapse in world coffee prices and Haiti’s economic decline. Data in Turnier’s Les Etats-Unis et le marché haïtien (1955)