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  1. Carta al Virrey Conde de Revillagigedo

    Photocopy of typed transcription of a letter report that Francisco Antonio Barbastro wrote to the Viceroy Count de Revillagigedo, from the Aconchi Mission, and completed on Dec. 1, 1793. It discusses conditions in Sonora: the geography, the missions and ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-22 11:18

  2. Cédula de Retiro, Jan

    One printed form completed in manuscript. The army discharge is for Manuel Paredes, first Provincial head of the Columa de Granaderos. It is signed by Jose Moran with his title "El Marq. de Vivanco," and dated January 22, 1825. An engraving of ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-22 11:46

  3. Records of the Granja del Nino Boys' School

    The three scrapbooks in this collection contain a variety of memorabilia regarding the school its activities, and finances. Photographs are pasted into the pages of each book alongside clippings and articles, fútbol (soccer) announcements, award ceremony ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-22 14:32

  4. Bill Hoy Oral History Project Collection

    Four recordings of interviews conducted by Bill Hoy of the National Park Service and Organ Pipe National Monument with three local men. ...

    castanoe - 2017-02-06 16:03

  5. Morales de Escárcega Collection

    Books, manuscripts, and broadsides, and photographs focused on the study and understanding of Mexican history. ...

    blakisto - 2017-06-13 13:28

  6. Eduardo Cruz Photograph Collection

    A dry goods merchant, Eduardo Cruz was born in 1860 in Nuevo Leon, Mexico and immigrated to Laredo, Texas in 1881.  He was married to Margarata Vidaurri, owned a dry goods store, and died in Laredo in 1939. Studio portraits, chiefly cartes-de-visite and ...

    Anonymous - 2017-08-23 12:32

  7. Mexican Journeys Collection

    This collection includes materials related to the Mexican Journeys travel group, led by Henry W. Taylor. Mexican Journeys gave tours in Mexico and South America, circa 1930-1950, for tour groups and university students seeking university credits over the ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2017-09-13 10:03

  8. Southwest Folklore Center Folk Drama Collection

    This collection contains Correspondence, Non-Hispanic Folk Dramas, and Mexican and Spanish Folk Dramas that were collected by Frances Gilmor on field trips to Mexico and the southwestern United States. ...

    castanoe - 2018-07-18 10:40

  9. University of Arizona Folklore Committee Records

    This collection contains, collector files, subject files, administrative files, including Committee correspondence and annual reports for the University of Arizona Folklore Committee records. ...

    castanoe - 2018-07-18 10:42

  10. Southwest Folklore Center Magdalena de Kino painted glass collection

    The collection consists of examples of reverse painting on glass objects, usually with tin borders, decorative trim or frames. The painted glass collection includes crosses; pieces intended for wall hanging; boxes and examples of unfinished pieces; and ...

    castanoe - 2018-07-18 11:18

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