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
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
Juan Rafael Ortiz was an official at the Governor's Office in Santa Fe, New Mexico, in the year that Santa Anna assumed dictatorial powers in Mexico; the military leaders at Santa Fe agreed to support his new regime on Aug. 1, 1834, but the coup led ...
castanoe - 2013-04-17 12:47
Instruction reservada del Rno. De N.E.: que el Exmo. Sor Conde de Revillagigedo dio a su subceso el Exmo. Sor Marques de Branciforto
Manuscript written in Mexico in secretarial hand, of secret instructions from the Viceroy Count de Revillagigedo to his successor, D. Rafael Bachiller y Mena, the Marquis of Branciforte. It concerns events that occurred during Revillagigedo's term of ...
castanoe - 2013-04-18 14:28
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 - 2013-04-18 14:34
Bill of sale, dated October 28, 1756, at Real Presidio de Santa Rosa de Corodehuachi de Fronteras. The Santa Barbara estate was sold by Gabriel Antonio de Vildosola to Maria Rosa Bessera Nieto, with endorsements by Gabriel Antonio de Vildosola, Joseph Ant ...
castanoe - 2013-04-18 14:39
A two-page manuscript, dated July 21, 1823, orders the political and ecclesiastical reorganization of the Provincias Internas de Occidente. Sonora and Sinaloa remain divided; the old Spanish province of Nueva Vizcaya will form two new districts, Durango ...
castanoe - 2013-04-18 16:01
Libros de bautismos y casamientos de Nuestra Senora de la Concepción de Papigóchic desde 28 de Julio de 1742.
Jesuit mission in the chain known as the Tarahumara Alta. Photographs of pages from original holograph parish registers, July 28, 1742 to December 2, 1769. Included materials: Photographs Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexico Mexican Collection Area: B ...
castanoe - 2013-04-22 09:50
Libros de bautismos, entierros y casamientos de Santo Thomás y de San Miguel, desde 1 de Enero de 1727.
Photographs of pages from original holograph parish register from Santo Tomás de Villanueva de Tojorare and its visita of San Miguel, January 1, 1727 to September 10, 1767. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexico Mexican Collection Ar ...
castanoe - 2013-04-22 09:56
Photographs of pages from original handwritten parish register February 25, 1724 to April 12, 1778. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexico Mexican Collection Area: Borderlands 1724 to 1778 Number: MS 177 ...
castanoe - 2013-04-22 09:57