• Historia de Mexico [with] the Tovar calendar, ca. 1830

    In cloth case with leather label. Manuscript transcription of the history made by Elizabeth, Lady Phillipps, (ca. 1862) at Middle Hall from the original in the collection of her husband, Sir Thomas Phillipps. The original manuscript had formerly been in the Kingsborough Collection and is now in the John Carter Brown Library. Watercolors (ca. 1830) probably made by one of the artists Lord Kingsborough ...

    • Contributor: Tovar, Juan De
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1830

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    San José de Queréndaro Hacienda records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Two bound volumes containing files kept by the Jesuits, the original owners of the hacienda, relating principally to the areas surrounding the Laguna de Cuitzeo, Michoacán de Ocampo, Mexico. Records include correspondence, royal decrees and rulings, land grants, acts of land possession, lawsuits, estate inventories, wills and testaments, bills of sale, rental agreements, mortgage and loan material, and fiscal accounts. Subjects ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harry T. Friedman collection of Spanish American documents, circa 1500-1912

    Collector. Correspondence, reports, certificates, printed material, and other documents relating to such topics as the Joliet-Marquette expedition (1673), navigation and trade from the Philippines to Mexico (1749), land transactions in Tulancingo and Huejotzingo, Mexico, and persons associated with the cause of Mexican independence; inventories (1778-1785) of Mexican missions at Mátape, Alamos, and Macori; and information on Indian groups and the branding of military livestock. ...

    • Contributor: Friedman, Harry T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Philip II letter, 1578 Dec. 2.

    King of Spain. ALS, written in Madrid, to Pedro Moya de Contreras, Archbishop of Mexico. Philip II complains to the Archbishop of Mexico City about his practice of appointing monolingual priests to Indian benefices. Philip had previously ordered the archbishop not to appoint clergy unskilled in Indian tongues. Despite the king's command, the archbishop had still allowed many monolingual priests to hold Indian benefices. ...

    • Contributor: Philip II
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1578
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    Philip II letter, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    King of Spain. ALS, written in Madrid, to Pedro Moya de Contreras, Archbishop of Mexico. Philip II complains to the Archbishop of Mexico City about his practice of appointing monolingual priests to Indian benefices. Philip had previously ordered the archbishop not to appoint clergy unskilled in Indian tongues. Despite the king's command, the archbishop had still allowed many monolingual priests to hold Indian benefices. ...

    • Contributor: Philip II
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1578
  • José Ignacio Rodríguez papers, 1860-1907

    Cuban-American lawyer and writer. Correspondence, legal papers, notes, drafts, and other literary papers, newspaper clippings, and miscellany relating to his work before various Latin American claims commissions and other legal work involving Latin American governments, and materials pertaining to his writings on Latin American history.

    • Contributor: Rodríguez, José Ignacio - Rodríguez, José Ignacio
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Juan B. Rael collection, 1939-1999

    Sound recordings and manuscripts that document the musical heritage and cultural traditions of the Hispano residents of the portion of the Northern Rio Grande region of northern New Mexico and southern Colorado, collected by Juan B. Rael in 1940.

    • Contributor: Anaya, Ernestina - Anaya, Nieves - Archuleta, Ricardo - Arellano, Esequiel - Arellano, Narciso - Cantú, José Ignacio - Chávez, Adelaido - Chávez, Adolfo - Espinosa, Rosabel L. - García, Pedro (Guitarist) - Lobato, Julián - Lobato, Salom - Mares, Remigio - Martínez Y Lavadi, Samuel - Medina, Esteban (Singer) - Montoya, Luis - Romero, Alfredo - Trujillo, Amado - Rael, Juan Bautista - Lamadrid, Enrique R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Hernán Cortés power of attorney, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Governor of New Spain. Power of attorney (DS) appointing agents to act in his interest in a residencia hearing ordered by King Charles as an investigation into his administration. Written at Tenustitlan (Tenochtitlan), Mexico. Collection open for research. In Spanish. Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation. DLC Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. 1 1/4 p.; 12 ...

    • Contributor: Cortés, Hernán
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1526
  • San José de Queréndaro Hacienda records, 1543-1922

    Bound volumes of files kept by the Jesuits, original owners of the hacienda. Subjects include the acquisition and sale of land, ownership disputes, water rights, rental of property, agricultural production, livestock and livestock brands, and relations with the Indians of Mexico. Also includes correspondence and fiscal accounts with the local railroad company

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Santa Clara de Tulillo Hacienda records, 1580-circa 1800

    Bound volumes of correspondence, royal decrees, deeds of gift, estate inventories, fiscal accounts, bills of sale, land grants, legal suits and countersuits, mortgage loans, rental agreements, wills and testaments, and other records kept by the Jesuit owners of the hacienda. Subjects include the acquisition and sale of land, ownership disputes, property boundaries, water rights, rental of property, agricultural production, livestock and livestock brands, the ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Los Tres Reyes concert collection, 2012 September 13

    Video recording and photographs of a concert in the Coolidge Auditorium, Library of Congress on September 13, 2012 as part of the Homegrown concert series sponsored by the American Folklife Center. Los Tres Reyes (The Three Kings), based in San Antonio, Texas, are known as "the last of the great trios." They epitomize the trio sound popular since the 1940s and continue to make ...

    • Contributor: Cárdenas, Bebo - Puente, Raúl - Puente, Gilberto - Tres Reyes (Musical Group) - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress) - John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts (U.S.) - Millennium Stage
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012
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    Historia de Mexico [with] the Tovar calendar, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    In cloth case with leather label. Manuscript transcription of the history made by Elizabeth, Lady Phillipps, (ca. 1862) at Middle Hall from the original in the collection of her husband, Sir Thomas Phillipps. The original manuscript had formerly been in the Kingsborough Collection and is now in the John Carter Brown Library. Watercolors (ca. 1830) probably made by one of the artists Lord Kingsborough ...

    • Contributor: Tovar, Juan De
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1830
  • Domingo Del Monte collection of Spanish colonial history, 1500-1871

    Cuban historian. Correspondence, diaries, writings, reports, official documents, and printed material collected or written by Del Monte relating to the Spanish colonial history of Cuba, Mexico, Peru, South America, Philippines, and the West Indies. Includes material on copper mines, insurrections, labor, immigration, and slavery and the slave trade.

    • Contributor: Del Monte, Domingo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hernán Cortés power of attorney, 1526.

    Governor of New Spain. Power of attorney (DS) appointing agents to act in his interest in a residencia hearing ordered by King Charles as an investigation into his administration. Written at Tenustitlan (Tenochtitlan), Mexico. Collection open for research. In Spanish. Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation. DLC Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. 1 1/4 p.; 12 ...

    • Contributor: Cortés, Hernán
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1526

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    Santa Clara de Tulillo Hacienda records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Open to research. Two bound volumes containing files kept by the Jesuits, the original owners of the hacienda, relating principally to the areas surrounding the Laguna de Cuitzeo, Michoacán de Ocampo, Mexico. Records include correspondence, royal decrees, deeds of gift, estate inventories, fiscal accounts, bills of sale, land grants, legal suits and countersuits, mortgage loans, rental agreements, wills and testaments, and other records kept ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Harkness collection, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Documents and papers (1525-1609: 2,939 folios) relating to the history of the Spanish in Mexico, though chiefly pertaining to the conquistador, Hernan Cortés, and members of his family. Topics include the Cortés-Avila Conspiracy (1566); a 1531 lawsuit involving testimony from the Nahuas of Huejotzingo, Mexico; other legal matters; family lands in Oaxaca, Mexico; and proceedings of the Holy Office of the ...

    • Contributor: Harkness, Edward Stephen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Herbert Eugene Bolton collection, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Materials relating to Texas-Mexico history consisting of selections from the Bexar Archives, the Nacogdoches Archives, and papers of Mirabeau B. Lamar. Transcripts of originals in: Texas State Library (Austin) and the University of Texas (Austin). Texas: Texas State Library, Austin Texas: University of Texas, Austin Acquisition, Project A, 1927-1932. Collection material in Spanish. Finding aid available in the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Bolton, Herbert Eugene
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Mexico collection, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Miscellaneous official documents relating to the Inquisition (1590-1598), the church (1690-1695), the military (1724-1851), emigrants from Louisiana (1803-1811), and the courts (1844-1872). Gift, Columbia University Library, 1919. Collection material in Spanish. MSS83832 38 items. 5 containers.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Henry Albert Monday collection, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Legal and financial records including contracts, powers of attorney, promissory notes, tax and expenditure accounts, and reports; personal papers including correspondence, notes, and government and commission reports; and printed matter consisting of codes of laws, grammars and vocabularies, medical books, music, and newspapers, and other papers relating chiefly to various aspects of Mexican political, legal, and ecclesiastical history. Includes records and ...

    • Contributor: Monday, Henry Albert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Records relating to Chihuahua, Mexico, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Military letters and orders, affidavits of persons concerned in the Insurrection, ecclesiastical documents, and other papers. Received, James Van Allen Shields, 1942. Collection material in Spanish. MSS77891 30 items.

    • Contributor: Chihuahua (Mexico : State)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Empress Carlota letter, Catalog Record Only

    Empress of Mexico. ALS, signed "Charlotte", written from Vera Cruz, Mexico, to her exiled grandmother, Queen Marie-Amélie of France, regarding a trip to Yucatan and her royal role. Other topics include France, the status of women, and colonization. Persons represented include the Emperor Maximilian. Collection open for research. In Spanish. Provenance: Gift of Jay I. Kislak Foundation. DLC With: Maximilian and Carlotta, photographic print ...

    • Contributor: Carlota
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1865
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    Guadalupe Victoria correspondence, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. ALS written by Victoria indicating to Spanish colonial authorities Mexican approval of negotiations with them. Purchase, 1958. Army officer elected president of Mexico in 1824. Original name: Manuel Felix Fernandez; changed name to show devotion to Mexican independence. Collection material in Spanish. Forms part of: Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection. MSS5614 1 item.

    • Contributor: Victoria, Guadalupe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Convento de Huejotzingo record book, Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Manuscript record book (44 pages) titled Libro de la Sacristia deste Convento de S. Miguel de Guexozingo del Año de 1714. Gift, Goucher College, 1942. Franciscan convent in Huejotzingo, Mexico. Collection material in Spanish. Forms part of: Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection. MSS5873 1 item.

    • Contributor: Convento De Huejotzingo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    John Donald Robb collection. Catalog Record Only

    Numerous performers, most are identified in song lists. Originals were recorded from 1942-1979. In his 1953 introduction to list of titles, "The J. D. Robb Collection of Folk Music Recordings" Robb wrote: "The recordings numbered from 1 to 134 inclusive were made directly onto discs, those numbered from 135 to 237 were made on wire and transcribed from the wire onto discs and those ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1942
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    Mexican autographs and receipts : Catalog Record Only

    Open to research. Scrapbook (78 pages) containing Mexican autographs and receipts. Purchase, 1910. Collection material in Spanish. Forms part of: Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection. MSS4147 1 volume (78 pages).

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material