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    Woodbury Lowery collection relating to Spanish settlements in the United States, 1517-1803 Lawyer, editor and historian. Chiefly handwritten transcripts of documents compiled by Lowery relating to Spanish settlements in California, Florida, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas.
    • Contributor: Lowery, Woodbury
    • Date: 1517
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    Archivo Nacional de Cuba collection pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas, 1770-1911 Transcripts of material found in the Cuban national archives pertaining to Spanish colonial rule in Louisiana and the Floridas. Includes correspondence of the Spanish governor of Louisiana, Bernardo de Gálvez, correspondence of British traders operating under Spanish protection, in particular William Panton, material concerning commerce and political relations with the local Indian tribes, Spain’s part in the American revolution and relations with the newly ...
    • Contributor: Archivo Nacional De Cuba
    • Date: 1770
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    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.
    • Date: 1737
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    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
    • Date: 1781
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    Enrique de Grand-Pre letter 1821 May 4. Catalog Record Only Certification of satisfaction of extra-judicial claim of debt, signed at Pensacola.
    • Contributor: Grand-Pre, Enrique De
    • Date: 1821
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    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
    • Date: 1672
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    Representacíon al Rey N.S. por Don Mariano Renovales desde Nueva Orleans sobre Enagenacion de las Floridas al los Anglo Americanos, Catalog Record Only Protest, addressed to Spanish king Ferdinand VII, against the cession of Florida to the United States. Written just before Renovales sailed for Havana, where he arrived 15 May 1819, and was arrested and imprisoned, and died soon thereafter.
    • Contributor: Renovales, Mariano
    • Date: 1819
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    The Spanish settlements within the present limits of the United States. MSS Florida
    MSS Florida | Florida history 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
    • Date: 1940
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    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
    • Date: 1812
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    José de Gálvez letters, Catalog Record Only Chiefly letters to Francisco Saavedra de Sangronis. Topics include the Battle of Pensacola and Spanish operations against the British during the American Revolution.
    • Contributor: Gálvez, José De
    • Date: 1780
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    Golden book of the Minorcans, 1768-1827 Catalog Record Only Reproduces records of baptisms performed by Father Camps and Casas Novas between 1768 and 1827.
    • Contributor: Camps, Pedro
    • Date: 1940
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    Ledger of telegrams of the Spanish Consulate in Tampa, Fla., Catalog Record Only Ledger listing telegrams sent to Spanish ministers in Washington and Philadelphia, the Spanish consul in Key West, the Spanish consul and vice-consul in Jacksonville, and others. The ledger was apparently maintained by Pedro Solés. Also includes telegram (17 Apr. 1898) of the Spanish Consul concerning protection of Spanish citizens, and a photograph of a small vessel offshore.
    • Contributor: Spain. Consulado (Tampa, Fla.)
    • Date: 1895
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    John Donald Robb collection. Catalog Record Only Collection of field recordings of more than 2500 items, principally Hispanic American music and American Indian music from the southwestern United States, with some recordings of fiddle tunes, cowboy songs, and other popular music. Also includes music from Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Mexico, Spain, and Venezuela. Recorded by John Donald Robb and others at many locations in New Mexico and elsewhere, 1942-1979. Hispanic ...
    • Contributor: Robb, J. D. (John Donald) - University of New Mexico - Westendorf, Lynette
    • Date: 1942
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    Ferdinand VI military appointment, Catalog Record Only PDS appointing Don Manuel de Montiano, governor and captain-general of the Spanish province of Florida, field marshall of the army. Signed "Yo El Rey" and contains autograph insertions.
    • Contributor: Ferdinand VI
    • Date: 1747