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Nueva España documents and transcripts, ca. 1700-ca. 1799.

Title
Nueva España documents and transcripts, ca. 1700-ca. 1799.

Details

Additional Authors
Description
.16 linear foot (1 v.)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Bulls.
  • Maps.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • General Research Division (originally from Lenox Library)
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2272
Title
Nueva España documents and transcripts, ca. 1700-ca. 1799.
Summary
Collection contains manuscript and printed transcripts and colored maps of the New World. Manuscripts are 18th-century French transcripts of Alexander VI's Papal Bull "Des isles du nouveau monde"; and Bartolomé de las Casas's "Tyrannies et cruautés des Espagnols". Printed transcript is extract in French of de las Casas's "Relation des découvertes et des voyages que les Espagnols ont faits dans les Indes". Also, one colored map, 1703, of Mexico and Florida; and one of Paraguay, Chile and Argentina (Terre Magellanique).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository.
Added Author
Alexander VI, Pope, 1431-1503.
Casas, Bartolomé de las, 1484-1566.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2272
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