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 - 2022-08-05 16:53
Custodia de San Carlos de Sonora
Francisco Antonio Barbastro (1734-1800) was a Franciscan priest, Father President of the Sonoran missions (1781-1783), and headed the ecclesiastical counteroffensive to Bishop Antonio de los Reyes' plan for the San Carlos "custodia." This ...
castanoe - 2022-08-05 17:00
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
The collection contains a two-page manuscript requesting the Padre Provincial to provide certification of the number of religious at the missions, with endorsement by Juan de Ledesma, Diego Diaz de Pangua, Guillermo de Biris, and Francisco Calderon. The ...
castanoe - 2022-08-12 11:44
Casos reservados sinodales en la Diocesis de Mexico, y privilegios de los Indios en esta materia
The collection comprises a single 18th century manuscript concerning the definitions of "reserved cases," in other words: crimes or sins which would result in excommunication for Catholics. Examples of such cases are homicide, abortion, ...
castanoe - 2022-08-12 13:36