Letter from Charlemagne Peralte to Gendarmerie in Maissade
This is a copy of the actual letter from Charlemagne Peralte addressed to Gendarmerie in Maissade.
This letter dated August 14th, 1919 said:
Charlemagne Peralte, Supreme chief of the Haitian revolution
I take the opportunity to write you this letter because I know that I am dealing with these Haitians, sons of the counry of Petion, Dessalines
Today, the revolution counts 11 Months It is not question that you don't support it your country for the triumph of the revolution
You are Black my brothers, I love you all...