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04-10-19_Index-A-Thon: Mapping New Spain's Places & Society

04-10-19_Index-A-Thon: Mapping New Spain's Places & Society

A-Thon participants will be helping us identify and encode historical place names and individuals in the Relaciones Geográficas of Mexico and Guatemala Collection. This will help us contribute place names to the LatAm Historical Gazetteer and extract the names of historical figures for social...

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16th-Century Manuscripts

16th-Century Manuscripts

Manuscripts at the Benson Latin American Collection dating prior to 1601.

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17th-Century Manuscripts

17th-Century Manuscripts

Manuscripts at the Benson Latin American Collection dating 1601-1700.

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18th-Century Manuscripts

18th-Century Manuscripts

Manuscripts at the Benson Latin American Collection dating 1701-1800.

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BUAP: Paleografía

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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Edmundo O'Gorman Collection

Edmundo O'Gorman Collection

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

Frank Calvert to Alexander Terrell

A sample transcribed letter from Frank Calvert to Alexander Terrell.

FromThePage Workshop Collection

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

Heinrich Schliemann's Sandbox

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

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

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.

Owned by ElonLang
Joaquín García Icazbalceta Collection

Joaquín García Icazbalceta Collection

The collection pertains to Spain's colonies in the Americas and the Philippines. Colonial governance, indigenous peoples and languages, Spanish conquerors, the Catholic Church and the Inquisition, Juan de Palafox y Mendoza's conflicts with viceroy Diego López Pacheco Escalona and the Jesuits,...

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LatAm Digital Edition and Gazetteer

LatAm Digital Edition and Gazetteer

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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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

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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Spanish Colonial Manuscripts at the Benson Latin American Collection

Spanish Colonial Manuscripts at the Benson Latin American Collection

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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Spanish Colonialism in the Indigenous Borderlands

Spanish Colonialism in the Indigenous Borderlands

Spanish colonial manuscripts relating to the northern frontier of New Spain, present-day northern states of Mexico.

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Terrell practice letters

Terrell practice letters

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

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

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.

The Kathryn Josserand Mixtec Language Surveys

The Kathryn Josserand Mixtec Language Surveys

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.

Transcribe-A-Thon Materials: Spanish Colonial Manuscripts

Transcribe-A-Thon Materials: Spanish Colonial Manuscripts

Colonial materials for National Library Week Transcribe-a-thon.

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Transcription Complete

Transcription Complete

Documents that have been entirely transcribed by volunteers and reviewed by Ryan Sullivant.

W.B. Stephens Collection

W.B. Stephens Collection

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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