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The local currency used in Macanillas, Falcón, called “Zambo”, with an image of José Leonardo Chirino on it, one of the first to organize a slave rebellion in Latin America, in 1795. He was from Macanillas. (Gregory Wilpert)
The local currency used in Macanillas, Falcón, called “Zambo”, with an image of José Leonardo Chirino on it, one of the first to organize a slave rebellion in Latin America, in 1795. He was from Macanillas. (Gregory Wilpert)