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Transcribe/Translate-a-thon

Transcribe/Translate-a-thon

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Help the Benson Latin American Collection make its archives more accessible to high school and undergraduate students! As part of multiple collaborations with faculty at UT-Austin and beyond, we are transcribing and translating Spanish colonial documents in our collections written by or about...

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BUAP: Paleografía

Documentos selecionados para estudiantes de licenciatura matriculando en el curso de paleografía en la BUAP, primavera 2019. Recursos para la paleografía: Instituto Dominicano CUNY (http://spanishpaleographytool.org/).

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BUAP Paleografia 2020

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Closed collection for Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla (BUAP) Spring 2020 Paleography course.

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Carlos García y Arriaga Papers

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Correspondence and documents related to Carlos García y Arriaga, political leader from Puebla, Mexico, concerning government and political affairs in Puebla and Mexico. Refer to the finding aid for item-level descriptions of items in the collection.

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Spanish Colonial Manuscripts at the Benson Latin American Collection

Spanish Colonial Manuscripts at the Benson Latin American Collection

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Early modern manuscripts in the Genaro Garcia, Edmundo O'Gorman, Joaquin Garcia Icazbalceta, Bernice Weiss, and W.B. Stephens collections at the Benson Latin American Collection. For consultation and general information on Spanish paleography please visit CUNY Dominican Institute's Spanish...

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De orbe novo, Petrus Martyr d'Anghiera

A selection from the third chapter of the Fifth Decade from 1530 printing of De orbe novo, for use by high-school Latin students in conjunction with a project of the PT2050 Past Societies research group.

Edmundo O'Gorman Collection

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Testimonies, correspondence, church and government documents, chronicles and histories, legal documents, memoirs, genealogies,and literary manuscripts from Mexico collected and arranged by Edmundo O'Gorman. The collection is focused on central Mexico and contains documents dating from the 16th to...

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Frank Calvert to Alexander Terrell

A sample transcribed letter from Frank Calvert to Alexander Terrell.

Heinrich Schliemann's Sandbox

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A sandbox collection with a few pages from Heinrich Schliemann's field diary from 1874-1876, downloaded from the website of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens (http://www.ascsa.edu.gr/index.php/archives/heinrich-schliemann-finding-aid). Feel free to attempt transcription in...

Hoccleve's Regiment of Princes Variant Collation Tables

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This collection is pulled in from the Hoccleve Archive, a repository of resources and projects dedicated to editing and studying the manuscript texts of fifteenth-century London poet Thomas Hoccleve. See our main website: hocclevearchive.org for more details. This collection is on its way to...

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Hoccleve's Regiment of Princes Variant Collation Tables - SAMPLE

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This collection is pulled in from the Hoccleve Archive, a repository of resources and projects dedicated to editing and studying the manuscript texts of fifteenth-century London poet Thomas Hoccleve. See our main website: http://hocclevearchive.org for more details.

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James Riely Gordon collection

James Riely Gordon collection

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Texas State Association of Architects records from the James Riely Gordon collection at the Alexander Architectural Archives.

LatAm Digital Edition and Gazetteer

LatAm Digital Edition and Gazetteer

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A Historical Gazetteer for Latin America and the Caribbean. Un gazetteer histórico para América Latina y el Caribe. LatAm es una edición colaborativa académica cuya finalidad es aportar materiales curados para crear un gazetteer histórico para Latinoamérica y el Caribe. Este sitio es una...

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Illustrated Ephemera in the Mexican Revolution Propaganda Collection

Illustrated Ephemera in the Mexican Revolution Propaganda Collection

(Texto en español a continuación) Help the Benson Latin American Collection make its archives more accessible to high school and undergraduate students! As part of multiple collaborations with faculty at UT-Austin and beyond, we are transcribing and translating documents in our collections to...

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Phebe Martin

Collection of documents relating to the trial of a free woman of color who was kidnapped, sold into slavery, and sued for her freedom. Original papers in Natchez Trace Collection, Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas, Austin, TX

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Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and Guatemala

Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and Guatemala

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Joaquín García Icazbalceta's collection consists of forty-three relaciones geográficas prepared by local officials in New Spain in response to the 1577 questionnaire mandated by King Philip II. Forty-one relaciones pertain to territory in present-day Mexico; two relate to what is now Guatemala....

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Southern Architect and Building News

Southern Architect and Building News

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Tag people, places, building names in Southern Architect and Building News (SABN) was the premiere architectural publication in the South between 1882/9-1932. It is a record of the professionalization of the field, documenting both local and national issues related to various aspects of...

Terrell, Calvert and Troy (UGS 302): Past student transcriptions

This set contains documents that have been transcribed by students in previous iterations of my UGS 302 course "Tales of the Trojan War", and then carefully edited by me. These transcriptions can be considered complete, although not all entities may have been indexed.

Terrell practice letters

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Selected letters for practicing transcription with A. W. Terrell's handwriting.

The Kathryn Josserand Mixtec Language Surveys

The Kathryn Josserand Mixtec Language Surveys

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A collection of handwritten transcriptions of syntax and vocabulary surveys gathered by linguist Kathryn Josserand and her collaborators across the Mixtec-speaking region of southern Mexico in the late 1970s and early 1980s.

W.B. Stephens Collection

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Correspondence, legal documents, reports and other literary productions, appointments, instructions, printed material, and other items relating to the governance and history of New Spain and the Catholic Church. Topics represented are Indians, missions, the Inquisition, Mexico's Wars of...

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FromThePage Workshop Collection

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This is a collection of documents for use in workshops, tutorials, or other practices related to this instance of FromThePage