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  1. Diary and Scrapbook of Mission San Xavier del Bac

    Holograph and typescript (photocopy) of Father Bonaventure's private diary and scrapbook describing early 1900's at the mission. Includes photographs of Tohono O'Odham Indians' life, housing, ceremonies. Early entries list baptisms. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:54

  2. Eleazar Diaz Herraras Oral Interview / Conducted by Laurence O. "Pat" Henry

    Typescript transcript (photocopy) of reminiscences of Tucson (Ariz.) architect noted for restoration of historic buildings including Mission San Xavier del Bac. Includes interviewer's edits. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-18 14:54

  3. Lectures on Learning and Religion

    The lectures were written as advice to students at the University of Arizona. They set forth Poston's visions and opinions regarding the function of higher education, and the separation of church and state. A complete photocopy of the manuscript is ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 10:10

  4. Thai Religious Manuscript

    Religious manuscript written at the Pumpuang Monastery, Thailand, in 1939. The form is that of a "parabaik;" that is, the heavy paper is folded like an accordion. The writing is lengthwise on both sides of the rectangular paper. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:49

  5. Palm-leaf Books

    Two manuscripts from South or Southeast Asia constructed from Talipat palm leaves. The first is dated seventeenth century; the second is undated. The first is comprised of twenty-six polished palm leaves inscribed with characters; another leaf is plain. ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 15:53

  6. Notebook of Student Summaries

    Bound, pen-and-ink copies or summaries, in Latin, of the student's four selections, with caption titles: John Locke, Liber; Samuel Pufendorf, Epitome; Samuel Clarke, Epitome; and William Wollaston, Compendium. Also a few pages of the student's ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 16:06

  7. Custodia de San Carlos de Sonora

    Forty-page holographic manuscript;  relates the history and description of the Franciscan custody of San Carlos, Sonora, Mexico. Written at the Aconchi Mission, and dated July 11, 1788.This was a new administrative district that would institute reforms in ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 16:07

  8. Caso sobre la certificacion que se pide cada año al Padre Provincial de la Compana de Jesus, del numero de los religiosos que estan en sus missiones

    Two page manuscript requesting the Padre Provincial to provide certification of the number of religious at the missions. Endorsement by Juan de Ledesma, Diego Diaz de Pangua, Guillermo de Biris, and Francisco Calderon. Written in Mexico City, December 15, ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 16:10

  9. Libros de bautismos y casamientos de Nuestra Senora de la Concepción de Papigóchic desde 28 de Julio de 1742.

    Jesuit mission in the chain known as the Tarahumara Alta. Photographs of pages from original holograph parish registers, July 28, 1742 to December 2, 1769. Included materials: Photographs Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexico Mexican Collection Area: ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 17:09

  10. Libros de bautismos, entierros y casamientos de Santo Thomás y de San Miguel, desde 1 de Enero de 1727.

    Photographs of pages from original holograph parish register from Santo Tomás de Villanueva de Tojorare and its visita of San Miguel, January 1, 1727 to September 10, 1767. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexico Mexican Collection ...

    castanoe - 2016-11-21 17:09

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