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  • Catalog Record

    Harkness collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    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 Inquisition. Also includes ...

    • Contributor: Harkness, Edward Stephen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

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

    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 include the acquisition ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

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

    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 by the Jesuit ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • East Florida records, 1737-1858

    Diplomatic, military, economic, judicial, legal, and administrative records of the Spanish colonial government of East Florida for the period of its second occupation, 1783-1821. Includes royal orders and decrees, census and other vital records, and papers relating to such matters as trade and shipping, surveys, hospitals, Indians, slaves, and Louisiana.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1737
  • Vicente Sebastián Pintado papers, 1781-1842

    Surveyor general of Spanish West Florida. Correspondence, bills of sale, court transcripts, testimonies, surveys, notebooks, plats, land grants, maps, petitions, and other papers relating principally to Pintado's duties as alcalde, commandant, and surveyor general.

    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1781
  • Catalog Record

    East Florida records, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Diplomatic, military, economic, judicial, legal, and administrative records of the Spanish colonial government of East Florida for the period of its second occupation, 1783-1821. Includes royal orders and decrees, census and other vital records, and records relating to such matters as defense, trade and shipping, surveys, hospitals, native Americans, slaves, and Louisiana. Also includes records pertaining to the earlier Spanish colonial government of East ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Vicente Sebastián Pintado papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, bills of sale, court transcripts, testimonies, surveys, notebooks, plats, land grants, maps, petitions, and other papers relating principally to Pintado's duties as alcalde, commandant, and surveyor general of Spanish West Florida from 1799 to 1817. Much of the collection relates to land deeds, purchases, and surveys in parts of present-day Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana. Includes a bound volume dated 1806 containing maps ...

    • Contributor: Pintado, Vicente Sebastián
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1543
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1580
  • Catalog Record

    Juan de Ugarte memoirs, Catalog Record Only

    Volume (128 pages) containing the memoirs of Juan de Garte and others concerning Spanish missions and conquests in Baja California.

    • Contributor: Ugarte, Juan De
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    The Spanish settlements within the present limits of the United States. MSS Florida Catalog Record Only

    Spanish texts with notes added in English. Reproduces documents copied in full, extracts from documents, briefs or summaries of documents, transcribed from originals mostly in the Archivo General de Indias, Sevilla. U.S. Dept. of the Interior transfer; 1949/02/21 LC copy has incorrect shelf number on reel 2 leader.

    • Contributor: Lowery, Woodbury
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1940
  • Catalog Record

    Georgia-Florida papers, Catalog Record Only

    A collection of manuscripts, pamphlets, correspondence, and other documents relating to disputes between Great Britain and Spain over trade abuses and boundary infringements between Florida and Georgia.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Castillo de San Marcos, Saint Augustine, Fla., descriptive account, Catalog Record Only

    Description of the Spanish fort by an unknown writer.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Hispanic collection, Catalog Record Only

    Chiefly transcripts of writings of various Spanish authors concerning Latin America and the West Indies. Authors include Bishop Bartolomé de las Casas, Diego Duran, Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, Juan Bautista Muñoz, Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo y Valdés, Andrés Pérez de Ribas, Nicholas-Joseph Thiéry de Menonville, and Mariano Veytia. Subjects covered range from general histories of the West Indies and the New World to accounts ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Salazar family papers, Catalog Record Only

    Various legal, ecclesiastical, and political documents relating to the Salazar family in Mexico.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Tepeaca (Mexico) lawsuit, Catalog Record Only

    Transfer, Library of Congress Descriptive Cataloging Division, 1942. Collection material in Spanish. Forms part of: Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection. MSS4150

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Disputados secretarios de las Cortes Generales y Extraordinario, Catalog Record Only

    Confidential reports written as minister of foreign affairs. Topics include the U.S. annexation of West Florida, diplomatic relations, authorization of the president by Congress, threats of revolt at Baton Rouge, and the actions of various consuls. Persons represented include James Madison, James Monroe, Luis de Onís, and Spanish consuls Juan Bautista Bernabéu (Baltimore) , Pablo Chacon (Alexandria), and Diego Murphy (New Orleans/Charleston).

    • Contributor: Labrador, Pedro Gómez Havelo
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1812
  • Catalog Record

    Descubrimiento de la Florida : Catalog Record Only

    Gift, Henry Krebs, Jr. Collection material in Spanish. MSS20867

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Joseph de Urosa y Bárcena papers, Catalog Record Only

    Certificate (1680 July 25) signed by Paio de Rivera, archbishop of Mexico and acting viceroy, appointing Urosa y Bárcena captain of the infantry at Veracruz; and statement (1680 December 14) pertaining to Urosa y Bárcena's military service.

    • Contributor: Urosa Y Bárcena, Joseph De.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Records relating to the Viceroyship of New Spain, Catalog Record Only

    Official documents (3 volumes) consisting of proclamations, laws, and certificates, in manuscript and printed form, relating to the commercial, military, and other governmental affairs of Nueva España (Mexico). Some of the commercial material concerns relations with the Philippines. Includes a separate index in English.

    • Contributor: Mexico. Bandos Y Reglas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    G.R.G. Conway collection, Catalog Record Only

    Part 1 relates to Englishmen and the Mexican Inquisition, 1559-1577, and contains transcripts, translations, and photocopies of documents in the Archivo General de la Nación in Mexico, from the private Biblioteca Conway, and from other sources both public and private, concerning members of Sir John Hawkins' expedition to Mexico, their capture and subsequent trial. Part 2 consists of transcripts and translations of miscellaneous 16th-18th ...

    • Contributor: Conway, G. R. G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Catalog Record

    Pablo de Hita y Salazar letters, Catalog Record Only

    Letters relating to the fortification of Vera Cruz, hostilities with the Choctaw and Chickasaw Indians of Florida, and the establishment of a colony of families from the Canary Islands.

    • Contributor: Hita Y Salazar, Pablo De
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1672
  • Catalog Record

    Herbert Eugene Bolton collection, Catalog Record Only

    Materials relating to Texas-Mexico history consisting of selections from the Bexar Archives, the Nacogdoches Archives, and papers of Mirabeau B. Lamar.

    • Contributor: Bolton, Herbert Eugene
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection