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  1. Papers of Andrew Ellicott Douglass

    Contains materials related to A.E. Douglass' astronomical and tree-ring research, and administration, at the Harvard College Observatory, Lowell Observatories, Steward Observatory, Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, and University of Arizona. ...

    castanoe - 2015-09-16 14:02

  2. Defendant's Photographic Exhibits 1 to 44 Inclusive

    James Addison Reavis, 1843-1914, was a swindler and forger, famous for attempting to fraudulently obtain 7,500 sq. miles of Arizona Territory by falsifying documents in Mexico and Spain to show a Spanish land grant to Don Miguel Peralta in 1748. This ...

    castanoe - 2016-01-15 09:02

  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. Report of an Exploration, Written at Mission Dolores, Pimeria A

    Holograph report of an expedition made by Kino and Fr. Antonio Leal into southwestern Arizona in 1699. Includes extensive description of the geography, resources, native peoples, and missionary organization in the area. Included materials: Manuscript ...

    castanoe - 2013-05-13 15:25

  5. Documents Relating to Missions in Pimeria Alta

    Two holograph documents concerning supplies for either Mission Guevavi or San Xavier del Bac; a 1733 letter of transmittal for a supply request from Keller, and a 1734 list of supplies needed from Felipe Segesser. Included materials: Manuscript Subject ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-15 11:35

  6. Comisionado de Mineria Records

    Holograph documents pertaining to the titles of five mining claims for the Santa Ana Mine, San Pedro Vigilia Mine, La Frontaina Mine, Foubacachi Mine, and Bronzisa Mine. The mining claims are located in the judicial district of Moctezuma, Sonora, near the ...

    castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:58

  7. Memorias sobre las provincias del norte de Nueva Espana

    Bound manuscript volume contains two different works on northern New Spain.  Also contains a complete copy of the diary kept by the Franciscans Silvestre Vélez de Escalante and Francisco Atanasio Domínguez. It recounts their expedition into Colorado, Utah ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 10:14

  8. Secretaria de Fomento, Colonizacion e Industria Records

    Portfolio of nine documents, mostly handwritten, pertaining to grants of land made to Juan Rochel and José Rico in Altar, Sonora, Mexico, from 1873-1903. ...

    castanoe - 2015-06-17 09:52

  9. San Juan de la Cruz Hacienda Records

    Sixteen manuscripts, ranging in date from 1649-1805, that contain legal proceedings, receipts, deeds and business records relating to this hacienda and flour mill, located in the Jurisdiction of the Valle de San Bartolomé, Chihuahua, Mexico. The original ...

    castanoe - 2014-10-07 09:12

  10. The Town of Jesus Maria Records

    Five, single-leaf, holographic documents relating to the judicial district, the partido, of Jesús María; as well as to the ayuntamiento, the municipal corporation in charge of administrating the town. ...

    castanoe - 2013-04-17 13:16