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 Paleography Digital Teaching and Learning Tool (http://spanishpaleographytool.org/).
1618 | Memoria a la Catedral de Michoacán sobre ceremonias | Opinion sent to Michoacan's Cathedral about ceremonies

1618 | Memoria a la Catedral de Michoacán sobre ceremonias | Opinion sent to Michoacan's Cathedral about ceremonies

Memoria que envía la Catedral de Palencia al Dr. Antonio Méndez de Andrada, de la Catedral de Michoacán, sobre ceremonias en misas de pontifical y funciones de maestro de capilla | Memoir that the Cathedral of Palencia sends to Dr. Antonio Méndez de Andrada of the Cathedral of Michoacán, about...

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1622 | Parecer del Deán de la Catedral de México sobre la exigencia del ceremonial | Opinion of the Mexico Cathedral's Dean on the requirement of ceremonies

1622 | Parecer del Deán de la Catedral de México sobre la exigencia del ceremonial | Opinion of the Mexico Cathedral's Dean on the requirement of ceremonies

Voto y Parecer de Don Juan de Salcedo, deán de la Catedral de México, sobre la exigencia del pontifical viejo o el ceremonial nuevo | Vow and opinion of Don Juan de Salcedo, Dean of the Cathedral of Mexico, on the requirement of the old pontifical or the new ceremonial

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1622-1626 | Posesión del mayorazgo fundado por Mérida y Molina a favor de su hija | Possession of the mayorazgo founded by Mérida and Molina in favor of the daughter

1622-1626 | Posesión del mayorazgo fundado por Mérida y Molina a favor de su hija | Possession of the mayorazgo founded by Mérida and Molina in favor of the daughter

Testimonio de las sentencias que se dieron acerca de la posesión del mayorazgo fundado por Don Francisco de Mérida y Molina y su mujer, Doña Guiomar Pereira, a favor de su hija Ana. | Testimony of the judgments given on the possession of the mayorazgo founded by Don Francisco de Mérida and Molina...

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1622-6ju-10 | Patente expedida por el Notario Apostólico | Patent issued by the Apostolic Notary

1622-6ju-10 | Patente expedida por el Notario Apostólico | Patent issued by the Apostolic Notary

Patente expedida por el Notario Apostólico. Nota al dorso: “Recibida en México 10. de junio, 1622.” | Patent issued by the Apostolic Notary. Note on the back: "Received in Mexico June 10, 1622."

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1627-07ju-02 | Real cédula acerca del gobierno de Yucatán | Royal decree about Yucatan's government

1627-07ju-02 | Real cédula acerca del gobierno de Yucatán | Royal decree about Yucatan's government

Real cédula acerca del gobierno de Yucatán. Copia certificada. | Royal decree regarding the government of Yucatan. Certified copy.

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1629-09se-18-1671 | Virrey autorizando al Conde de Orizaba a llevar silla a la iglesia | Viceroy authorizing Orizaba's Count to bring a chair to church

1629-09se-18-1671 | Virrey autorizando al Conde de Orizaba a llevar silla a la iglesia | Viceroy authorizing Orizaba's Count to bring a chair to church

Testimonio del Mandamiento del Virrey Marqués de Mancera, confirmando uno del Marqués de Cerralvo autorizando al Conde del Valle de Orizaba a llevar silla, cojín y alfombra a la iglesia | Testimony of the order of the Viceroy Marqués de Mancera, confirming one from the Marquis of Cerralvo...

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Auto proveido por el Illmo. Señor Visitador General sobre la Alcavala de las Haciendas de Eclesiasticos

Auto proveido por el Illmo. Señor Visitador General sobre la Alcavala de las Haciendas de Eclesiasticos

In a decree from late 1770, the Visitador issues a series of orders about the sales tax obligations and privileges of an ecclesiastical institution. This document records those orders and their approval by the viceroy.

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blac_WBS_1350

blac_WBS_1350

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blac_WBS_1461

blac_WBS_1461

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blac_WBS_1658

blac_WBS_1658

8 pages: 0% indexed, 38% transcribed, 63% needs review
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