5 out. Também conhecida como Revolta dos Alfaiates, a Conjuração Baiana foi uma revolta social de caráter popular ocorrida na Bahia em and early nineteenth centuries (most famously the Inconfidência Mineira of and the Conjuração Baiana of ), all of which were quashed by the army. Lara, Campos da violência, 35; and Vallim, “Da sedição dos mulatos à conjuração baiana de ,” “Carta de Martinho de Mello e Castro,” –

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According to Tavares, “from the end of and the beginning of until July, August, or Septemberin the city of Salvador a small group of ‘men of consideration’ acted, Brazilians who repudiated colonial exploitation and who were attracted by France and its democratic-bourgeois ideas” Requests and needs of the inhabitants. The inhabitants invested with the rights of man clamor for their independence; they ask it from the French Republic and do not want it except from you.

Furthermore, it was actually on a Portuguese ship, Bom Jesusthat Larcher returned to Europe in Januarygetting stuck against his will in the Portuguese capital, lacking the resources to return to his native country. The agreement he consented to included, among other aspects, ceding part of the Brazilian Amazon to France.

Volumes 1 – That historic moment was marked by a dual question: Comjurao das Letras, Rodrigo came out best. I am free here; I am out of place in all senses, especially because of the losses I caused to the state and to trade through my capture of the Portuguese frigate O Polifemo after baianz fight lasting four and a half hours. Rodrigo de Sousa Coutinho the future Count of Linhares. Imprensa Oficial do Estado, Dias Tavares,cit.

Conjuração Baiana

When news arrived in Portugal of this treaty, D. In other words, drawing on the expression used in Jacques Godechot’s well known study 33it was the moment when the perspective of the Grande Nation was being affirmed, i. The cargo confiscated by the French soldiers consisted of sugar, liquor, tobacco, iron and uniforms for Portuguese troops in Asia. A minimum of fifteen million in materials such as gold and silver, diamonds, precious wood for construction, sugar, coffee and coffee will be the testament of your good will, and you can judge the importance they give to this: Means of Execution The means for the execution of this are easy and require little expenditure: The project for the invasion of Bahia written by Larcher, however, was not the fruit of an revolutionary outburst or delirium, rather it was an attempt, no matter how daring, that emerged out of a determined context.


It can be seen that the perspective of the French Revolution did not accompany the much talked about ‘new ideas’ in economic relations. These are the documents transcribed below in a bilingual version French and English with explanatory notes 2. The ideas that were circulating among them reached the common people who became enchanted with them.

New perspectives on the French presence in Bahia in

The trip through Bahia, although unscheduled, represented an episode that was triggered by the others. One question that permeated the project for Bahia supported by Larcher was slavery.

Therefore, the despair must be so close to their souls, since they are a year, counting from my departure, without receiving any hope, it is only to be expected to see this people resort to some extremism that could be ominous, if they are abandoned and left to themselves.

Baianaa treaty of alliance with the Conjutao Republic will be drawn up immediately: Some of the occupations of those involved are specified ‘educated persons’, traders and soldiersevidence that his contacts had been with sectors of local elites, as was most plausible.

He even formally requested this money from the Conjuao government in the form of a loan, a request that was denied This also is connected to the social range of the conspirators, which was, thus, not limited to the poorer or middle class parts of the population. Social conflicts were also striking. Precautions Political Reflections Objections are often raised against the best designed plans that escape the most experienced eye: Cipriano Barata himself was arrested, interrogated and finally absolved, but nonetheless only freed in In general terms it involved military support for the proclamation of independence of Bahia in exchange for privileged trade agreements.

Carnot and Barras were the two most important figures by far. Services on Demand Article. The minister Truguet would be removed from his position a month after Larcher’s correspondence, as part of a wide ranging ministerial baianq.

Moreover, in the records of the Devassa there appears in a constant form, though inconsistent in relation to the evidence, the accusation that the Bahian conspirators wanted the entire “continent of Brazil” to rebel. In addition, there is the fleeting reference by Manuel dos Santos Lira in the records of the Devassa to Cipriano Barata, with the latter having told the former to be prudent in his actions due to the ill-preparedness of “the greater part of the inhabitants of this continent” for a venture on the scale of a revolution, with it being wiser “to wait for the French to come” At the same time Larcher included in this second letter details that suggested that the Bahian conspiracy was well advanced “The Plan is ready and implemented”including in relation to the possibility of French military intervention.


For this reason it is possible to understand the geo-political, military and social obstacles that aborted this project on baianq French side. Baixna the reinforcement and strengthening of British dominance in Portugal, D. At the time of his trip to Brazil inas is well known, Larcher was carrying with him the official report of the abolition of slavery in the French colonies for Mauritius, from where he was expelled by French colonists dissatisfied with this measure.

Le ministre de la Marine et des Colonies Vous aura sans doutte mis sous les yeux les Raisons qui me Retiement ici. This revolution will have an electric effect on the other capitanias in Brazil as experience proves to us: The abolition of slavery by the leaders of the French Revolution occurred after much hesitation and contradictions between the ideals of universal equality and the commercial and agrarian interests of sectors of French society and was, above all, the results of the events on Santa Dominica when the long and wide ranging slave insurrection was transformed into a revolutionary movement that destroyed slavery in practiced, later eliminating French colonial domination.

By its rejection of the universal vote this constitution reestablished indirect suffrage in two stages based on the payment of tax.

Bandeira da Bahia – origem, significado, história

What is happening in this colony leaves conjuaro doubt about its determination. More specifically in the Brazilian case the eighteenth century had witnessed some concrete unsuccessful attempts at French military occupation, such as Rio de Janeiro inas well as constant corsairs and smugglers along the coast.

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