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
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
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
Chiefly letters to Arana from supporters and opponents of the anti-Chinese campaign. Also included are official government communications, newspaper clippings, political campaign leaflets, and business letters. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 16:48
Two attached manuscripts, in two hands, that concern Mexican Emperor Agustín de Iturbide. Two attached manuscripts, that concern Mexican Emporer Agustín de Iturbide. The first one gives a brief account of the proclamation of Mexican independence on Februa ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:13