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  1. Reales cédulas, cartas y informes

    Antonio de los Reyes (1729-1787) was a Spanish Franciscan and consecrated consecrated as the first Bishop of Sonora, Sinaloa, and the two Californias in 1782. The collection includes photocopies of typed transcriptions. Some are royal orders from 1784 ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-01 16:35

  2. Noticia a la Visita General de Padre Ignacio Lizasoain…

    Holograph inventory of the missions throughout the provinces of California, Sonora, Tarahumara, Chinipas and Nayarit. Lizasoaín was appointed Jesuit Visitador General in 1761. Included materials: Manuscript Subject Area: Religion Mexico Mexican Collection ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-01 16:38

  3. Noticia

    The one volume contains a census of people, as well as an inventory of goods for some of the missions. The provinces of Baja California, Sonora, Tarahumara, Nayarit, and the former Chinipas are represented; missions of southern Arizona are included within ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-01 16:40

  4. Correspondence of John Baptiste Salpointe

    Photocopies of translations in English of letters in the Roman Catholic Diocese Archives of Tucson. The bulk of the letters contain progress reports from Salpointe to the Society for the Propagation of the Faith. ...

    castanoe - 2021-11-03 10:53

  5. Papers of Francis J. Uplegger

    Correspondence, writings, Bible translations into Apache, sermons, reports, and audiotapes, chiefly from 1917-1960. Correspondents are relatives, friends, and missionaries, including Edgar Guenther and Paul Brockman. The audiotapes include sermons ...

    castanoe - 2022-02-11 13:45

  6. Papers of Edward J. Pettid

    Manuscript draft about the Oatman family massacre in 1851, research materials and photographs pertaining to the draft and other writings about the Southwest by the author during the 1960s. Research materials include photocopies of correspondence and ...

    castanoe - 2022-02-11 13:46

  7. Reyes Report

    The collection includes a typescript translation of report, written by Spanish Franciscan Antonio de los Reyes, on existing conditions in the missions of Sonora administered by the Fathers of the Propagation of the Faith College of the Holy Cross in ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-11 13:44

  8. Mormons in Arizona

    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 ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-17 12:46

  9. Diary and Scrapbook of Mission San Xavier del Bac

    Father Bonaventure. O.F.M. (1885-1967) was a Franciscan priest, historian and missionary, mainly to the Tohono O'odham at Mission San Xavier del Bac in Tucson, AZ. The collection contains a holograph and photocopied typescript of Father Bonaventure& ...

    castanoe - 2022-03-25 16:29

  10. Relación de las misiones que la compania tiene en el Reyno y Provincias de la Nueva Vizcaya en la Nueva Espana

    Juan Ortiz Zapata was a Jesuit Visitador to the missions in northern Mexico in 1678. This collection contains a photocopy of the Spanish transcription and English translation of the original documents of Zapata’s missions in Reyno and provinces of New ...

    castanoe - 2022-04-13 17:36

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