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  1. Letter to Bishop Bernado del Espiritu Santo, 1820 Nov. 6

    Photostat of letter of transmittal and inventory; letter to Bishop Bernado del Espiritu Santo, transmitting an inventory of sacred vessels, mass vestments, and other valuables in the church of the Presidio of San Agustín of Tucson, Nov. 6, 1820. ...

    castanoe - 2016-02-26 09:23

  2. Philipp Segesser Papers

    Philipp Segesser was a Jesuit missionary in Sonora, Mexico. Papers relating to money owed Segesser while Visitador-General of Sonora, Mexico, by Captain Francisco Xavier de Miranda, with supporting records from various persons, some signed by governors ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:43

  3. Jacobo Sedelmayr letters and reports

    Letters and reports, from Sedelmayr to Christóbal de Escobar y Llamas, Juan Antonio Balthassar, Philipp Segesser, and Andrés Xavier García, relating to conditions in Pimeria Alta at the missions and surrounding areas. Includes reports on explorations to ...

    castanoe - 2015-02-19 10:47

  4. Breve explicacion de las Facultades concedidas por Yllmo. Senor a los Curars, y Vicarios de esta Diocesis: y resolucion de las dificultades, que pueden ocurrir en la practica

    Single manuscript that contains instructions to the priests and curates of the diocese, explaining in detail the faculties newly conferred on them by their bishop or archbishop. Four faculties relating to the Sacrament of Penance are defined, in catachism ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:12

  5. Records of the Catholic Church, Diocese of Tucson (Ariz.)

    The bulk of collection are holographic sacramental registers that document baptisms, marriages, burials and confirmations of individual church members from 1863 until 1903, from parish and mission churches under the supervision of the Vicariate Apostolic ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:37

  6. Report

    Typescript translation of report on existing conditions in the missions of Sonora administered by the Fathers of the Propagation of the Faith College of the Holy Cross in Queretaro, Mexico. Describes each mission and village including number and lifestyle ...

    castanoe - 2016-03-11 10:42

  7. Pedro de Arriquibar Letters

    Two holograph letters, dated Aug. 6 and Dec. 6, 1796, Presidio de San Agustín del Tucson, to Bishop Fray Francisco Rouset de Jesus, Diocese of Sonora, Mexico. Contains brief description and inventory of his church; and mentions Native Americans, civilians ...

    castanoe - 2016-08-01 08:55

  8. Eleazar Diaz Herraras Oral Interview / Conducted by Laurence O. "Pat" Henry

    Typescript transcript (photocopy) of reminiscences of Tucson (Ariz.) architect noted for restoration of historic buildings including Mission San Xavier del Bac. Includes interviewer's edits. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:54

  9. Lectures on Learning and Religion

    The lectures were written as advice to students at the University of Arizona. They set forth Poston's visions and opinions regarding the function of higher education, and the separation of church and state. A complete photocopy of the manuscript is ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:10

  10. Custodia de San Carlos de Sonora

    Forty-page holographic manuscript;  relates the history and description of the Franciscan custody of San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico. Written at the Aconchi Mission, and dated July 11, 1788.This was a new administrative district that would institute reforms in ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 16:07

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