Philipp Segesser was a Jesuit missionary in Sonora, Mexico. Papers relating to money owed Segesser while Visitador-General of Sonora, Mexico, by Captain Francisco Xavier de Miranda, with supporting records from various persons, some signed by governors an ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 14:43
The state of Puebla is in the central southeastern part of Mexico; its capital is the city of Puebla. Some of the documents have "Puebla de los Angeles," which was the original name when founded by the Spanish in 1532. During the mid-ninetee ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:54
Breve explicacion de las Facultades concedidas por Yllmo. Senor a los Curars, y Vicarios de esta Diocesis: y resolucion de las dificultades, que pueden ocurrir en la practica
Single manuscript that contains instructions to the priests and curates of the diocese, explaining in detail the faculties newly conferred on them by their bishop or archbishop. Four faculties relating to the Sacrament of Penance are defined, in catachism ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:12
18th century single manuscript concerning the definitions of "reserved cases;" that is, crimes or sins which would result in excommunication for Catholics. Examples of such cases are homicide, abortion, sacrilege, public blasphemy, certain deali ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:12
Jean Baptiste Salpointe was born at St. Maurice, Puy de Dome, France on February 21, 1825. After studying theology at Clermont Seminary, he was ordained as a priest. He held several posts in Europe before arriving in the United States as a missionary for ...
castanoe - 2014-03-10 17:29
James Douglas, 1837-1918, was a Presbyterian licentiate, mining engineer, first president of Phelps Dodge Corporation, and philanthropist.Forty-one holograph sermons delivered at various churches in Montreal and Quebec, Canada, and Phoenixville, Pennsylva ...
castanoe - 2014-04-28 11:29
The Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Cochise Lodge No. 5 was a fraternal organization in Tombstone, Arizona. The collection contains chiefly receipt stubs for membership dues, 1909-1915. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Business Coll ...
castanoe - 2014-09-17 11:22
Historical sketches, minutes of meetings, letters, journals, diaries, and autobiographical sketches including histories written by R.E. Porter and George S. Tanner relating to Mormon settlements in Arizona, chiefly at Joseph City and other points along th ...
castanoe - 2014-09-23 15:20
Diario, de las ultimas peregrinaciones del Padre Fr. Francisco Garcés, hasta la provincia del Moqui, y noticias de varias nuevas naciones exparcidas hasta el Rio Colorado en California
Eighteenth century manuscript copy of Padre Francisco Garcés' 11-month travel diary. Leaving San Xavier Mission in the autumn of 1775, he traveled with the second Anza Expedition until reaching the Yuma area. From there, he traveled with two Yuma Ind ...
castanoe - 2014-09-30 15:37
Carta edificante histórico-curiosa, escrita desde la misión de Santa María de Bacerac en los fines de Sonora...,
Holograph report on Mission Santa María de Bacerac including information on baptisms, availability of natural resources, food crops, livestock, and local flora and fauna. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexico Mexican Collection Area ...
castanoe - 2014-10-07 09:22