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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. Tecate (Mexico) Ethnographic Field Study files

    Field notes of interviews of residents and research material from a 1967 study of the political system of Tecate, Mexico including history, economy, cultural geography, religion and politics. Subject Area: Anthropology & Archaeology Political Affairs ...

    Molly Stothert-... - 2018-11-20 14:02

  3. Informe de Sinaloa y Sonora, August 12, 1750.

    Photocopy of typed transcription of José Rafael Rodriguez Gallardo's report on conditions in Sonora and Sinaloa after his period there as acting governor. Includes summary notes in Spanish alongside the text. Included materials: Manuscript Subject ...

    castanoe - 2019-03-01 09:15

  4. Paul M. Roca Papers and Photographs

    This collection contains photographs and manuscripts which document Jesuit churches throughout the Northern Mexico states of Sonora and Chihuahua. Within the collection are156 photographs primarily taken by Paul M. Roca featured in Paths of the Padres ...

    trentp - 2019-10-04 10:48

  5. 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 - 2020-05-12 18:48

  6. Franciscan Reports

    Photocopies of typed transcriptions of 20 letters and reports from Franciscans regarding Sinaloan and Sonoran missions. Addressees include Commissioner General Ugarte y Loyola, Bishop Granados, Viceroy Conde de Gálvez, and Viceroy Manuel Antonio Flores. ...

    castanoe - 2021-07-16 09:39

  7. Carta apologetica al Padre José Utrera de la Compañia de Jesús, Visitador General de las misiones de la Provincia de la Nueva España escrita por el Padre Tomás Miranda, Visitador de Cumuripa en la Provincia de Sonora, a 18 de Febrero de 1755.

    Mission San Pedro de Cumuripa was located in the Pima Baja region of northern Mexico. Father Tomás Miranda was Jesuit Visitador to the Mission in 1755 and 1756. In this collection is one bound holograph apologetics letter to Father José Utrera of the ...

    castanoe - 2021-09-15 09:42

  8. Informes desde Culiacán y Sinaloa

    Diego Martinez de Hurdaide (1568-1628) was the Mexican-born captain of the presidio of San Felipe from 1598 to 1626, and was in charge of the extension of Spanish and Christian rule in Sinaloa and Sonora. He served as Alcalde Mayor  of Sinaloa from 1600 ...

    castanoe - 2021-10-05 14:30

  9. Reports from the Missions of Sonora and Tarahumara

    This collection contains a photocopy of a photostat typescript and holograph transcription of the Missions of Sonora and Tarahumara with translations of reports and the original typescript table of contents. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: ...

    castanoe - 2021-10-05 14:36

  10. Deberes y obligaciones temporales de los misioneros en el norte de la Nueva España

    Francisco Antonio Barbastro (1734-1800) was a Franciscan Father President of the northern missions from 1781-1783. The collection contains a holograph report of the temporary duties and obligations of missionaries in northern New Spain. Included materials ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-01 14:27

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