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  1. 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 - 2013-03-27 10:05

  2. 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 - 2013-04-08 11:11

  3. Power in the Old Pueblo: a Study of Decision Making in a Southwestern Community

    Typescript (photocopy) of results of a study conducted under the direction of the Area Research Center, Michigan State University. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Law & Legal Issues Mexican Collection Area: Political Affairs 1961 Number: ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-11 13:00

  4. Derrotero de los Padres Fray Francisco Atanacio Domínguez, and Fr. Silvestre Vélez, de Escalante, en sus exploraciónes, desde las missiones de Zuñy del Nuevo Mexico, hasta las ymmediaciones de Monte Rey de California

    Vélez de Escalante, better known as Escalante, was a Spanish Franciscan missionary sent to New Mexico in 1774; he was the recorder of this 1776 expedition. Domínguez, a Mexican Franciscan priest, was his ecclesiastical superior and leader of the expeditio ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-11 16:13

  5. History of Mining in Arizona

    James Brand (J.B) Tenney, 1884-1959, was an assistant geologist for the Arizona Bureau of Mines. This collection is a Typescript of Arizona mining history, chiefly covers the period from 1849 to 1930. Edited and prepared from Mr. Tenney's original ma ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-16 10:44

  6. 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 Mexic ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-16 14:37

  7. Manuel Mascarenas Papers

    Manuel Mascareñas, Sr. was a cattle rancher and politician in Sonora, Mexico. He served as president of the municipality of Nogales, Mexico, and as consul. Manuel Mascareñas, Jr. was a prominent businessman in Sonora. Collection includes a ledger, cash bo ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-16 16:29

  8. Lectures on Learning and Religion

    Charles D. Poston, 1825-1902, was an Arizona pioneer and in 1864 became the first Arizona delegate to Congress.  In 1884, he founded  the Society of Arizona Pioneers, later the Arizona Historical Society. Unbound holographic volume, in ink, containing two ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 11:00

  9. Will of Diego de Vargas

    Diego de Vargas, 1643-1704, was Governor and Captain General of New Mexico from 1692-1696 and 1703-1704. Photostat of the holographic last will and testament of Diego de Vargas, composed at his death-bed in Bernalillo, New Mexico, and dated April 7, 1704. ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 11:39

  10. La voz de la sangre paisajes y leyendas del distrito de Altar

    Photocopy of typescript compilation of legends and historic accounts, as told to Carmela Reyna de León by her family and friends living in the Altar region of Sonora, Mexico. A few song verses are present. Also included is a photocopied letter, with trans ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 11:50

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