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  1. 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

  2. Puebla, Mexico Records

    Civil and military records of the city, state and national governments, as well as Catholic Church records. Included are wills, deeds, property records, correspondence, government decrees, civil pensions, military battalion records, convent and monastery ...

    castanoe - 2020-06-10 14:20

  3. 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

    Francisco Tomás Hermenegildo Garcés (1738-1781) was a Spanish Franciscan missionary, explorer of the Southwest United States, and priest at San Xavier del Bac, near Tucson, AZ, beginning in 1768. Eighteenth century manuscript copy of Padre Francisco ...

    castanoe - 2020-08-26 10:12

  4. Papers of Lot Smith

    Correspondence, legal papers, biographical and family materials; chiefly correspondence to Lot Smith, while president of the Little Colorado Stake, from Brigham Young, Wilford Woodruff, and other officials of the Mormon Church regarding colonization in ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-08 16:31

  5. Los Jesuitas en Sonora

    The collection contains biographical sketches of Jesuits in Sonora, Mexico during the 18th century. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Borderlands Religion Mexican Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1965 Number: AZ 200 ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-11 11:44

  6. History of Trinity Cathedral, Phoenix, Arizona

    The collection contains a typescript history of Trinity Cathedral, an Episcopal Church established 1874 in Phoenix, AZ. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Collection Area: Arizona & Southwest 1948 to 1950 Number: AZ 201 ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-11 11:46

  7. Diary of Sister Monica

    Sister Monica was a member of the party of Sisters of Saint Joseph of Carondelet and traveled to Tucson, AZ to establish St. Joseph's Convent. Later she established St. Mary's Hospital in Tucson. This collection consists of a diary of her ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-11 11:56

  8. Autobiography and Diary of James Pace

    James Pace (1811-1888) was a Lieutenant in the Mormon Battalion in the U.S. Army. This collection includes Pace's autobiography, pp. 1-18, and diary, pp. 19-86. Typescript of diary compiled while serving with Mormon Battalion describes events, travel ...

    castanoe - 2020-09-11 11:59

  9. 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 catechism ...

    castanoe - 2020-10-12 11:15

  10. Letter to Bishop Bernado del Espiritu Santo, 1820 Nov. 6

    The collection contains a photostat of a letter of transmittal and inventory to Bishop Bernado del Espiritu Santo from Father Juan Vaño, chaplain of the Presidio de San Agustín del Tucson, AZ. The letter transmitted an inventory of sacred vessels, mass ...

    castanoe - 2020-11-02 11:56

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