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Retranscription of the Apheça manuscripts

Feb 16, 2011

The archives of Guillaume Apheça (1828-1919) contain precious information, in particular registers of departures and payments for Argentina from 1856 to 1913. The registers are now available for consultation in a simplified version.

Guillaume Apheça (1828-1919) was from Domezain-Berraute (Soule) and worked as an emigration agent for the Bordeaux Colson Agency between 1856 and 1913.

The archives of Guillaume Apheça contain precious information, in particular registers of departures and payments for Argentina from 1856 to 1913. The Euskal Argentina Association has retranscribed this information.

The Basque Cultural Institute, the Euskal Argentina Association and the Friends of the Museum of Lower Navarre have come together to make available to the public a simplified version of the emigration agent Guillaume Apheça's registers on the portal website www.eke.org.

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